Clay County COVID-19 Recovery
Clay County Recovery Plan

Please see the attached guidance for the official Clay County COVID-19 Recovery Plan . We hope this will provide more insight into what this gradual process will look like for our community and provide guidance to businesses and individuals. More graphics and tools will be provided on our website at .

Member Announcements & Events
Kearney Chamber Members, you have been invited by the Liberty Area Chamber of Commerce to their Virtual Membership Luncheon on
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Noon - 1pm
Via Zoom - Link provided after registration.
Featuring Gary Zaborac, Director of Public Health
Liberty Chamber Membership | Liberty Chamber of Commerce

Join us for an update on COVID-19, the plans that are in place, and expectations for the future in Clay County. If you would like to submit a question, you may do so in the Special Requests & Comments section of your reservation or email...

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The Updike Family announces a Visitation on June 27th for Joan Updike, at The Updike Barn, located at 16600 C Highway, Kearney, MO from 1-3 PM.

Our family members from AZ and VA finally feel comfortable flying to MO. We appreciate her many friends stopping by to visit.

FYI, The Updike Barn is air conditioned for your comfort in case the weather is hot.
Updike BBQ's 7th Annual

Updike BBQ & Catering is currently seeking sponsors to help fund meals for the 7th Annual First Responders Appreciation Day. BBQ & food will be provided and delivered to each department in Clay County. If you are interested in supporting this effort, please contact
Lyle Updike at 816-719-0765.
Also, keep an eye out as we are in the planning stages of bringing the Updike BBQ trailer back out! We hope to be in Kearney 1-2 days a week. Proceeds help to support the 7th Annual First Responders BBQ.
2020 Census Jobs

We are still recruiting for census jobs as we have not met our recruiting goals in Clay County. The Clay County hourly rate is ranging from $19.00 to $21.00/hr. In order to protect the health and safety of our workforce and the public, the Census...

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Meetings & Events
Per the Clay County Recovery Plan all public activities hosted by the Kearney Chamber of Commerce are suspended through June 30, 2020.  
June 15 – Nominating Committee Meeting                  
June 16 – Marketing Committee Meeting                  
June 19 – Chamber Head Shot
June 23 – Finance Committee Meeting                 
June 23 – Board of Directors Meeting 
June 29 – Nonprofit Forum         

Visit the Chamber Calendar for more information on Chamber meetings and events.
Chamber Head Shot

The Kearney Chamber is proud to partner with Lizzie Q Photography to present this special opportunity to update your professional head shot on Friday, June 19 2020.

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Nonprofit Forum

We invite our 501c3 members to the Chamber Nonprofit Forum for the purpose of cooperation and collaboration so local nonprofit organizations can more effectively achieve their missions. Monday, June 29 at Kearney Firehouse Community Center.

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