Midway Chamber of Commerce January 21, 2020
Your weekly news, event information & updates
  • Last Call: Nominate for a Leadership Award
  • Chamber Connect @ The Lab January 23
  • Economic Development Meeting: How Are you Becoming Energy Efficient? @ Tierney Brothers January 28
  • Legislative Panel and February Monthly Membership Meeting @ Delta February 19
  • 2020 Midway Chamber Member Directory Rates
  • Mark Your Calendars for WILL Power @ Ronald McDonald House February 6
  • Monopoly on the Midway! Leap Day @ Intercontinental February 29
  • Donate An Auction Item Today
Leadership Award Nominations

The Midway Chamber of Commerce has a proud commitment
 of honoring leaders within our organization.The awards recognize leading businesses, nonprofits and individuals who go above and beyond in their support of the Chamber and Midway community through volunteering of their time, staff and other resources.

But we need your help!  Nominate an organization or individual today. You will find all of the necessary information below and you may nominate in more than one category. A member breakdown for each category (with exception to Volunteer of the Year) is linked below for your convenience.  

***Submit a nomination & you'll be entered to be our guest at an upcoming monthly luncheon


Large Business of the Year

Small Business of the Year

Nonprofit of the Year

Volunteer of the Year

Rookie of the Year

~A history of former recipients can be found here!~

Submit your nomination to  ana@midwaychamber.com by January 24.
Legislative Panel

February Monthly Membership
Meeting & Luncheon

2020 is here and a big election year. What will happen in Minnesota? Nationally, who will win the House and Senate? What about the presidential election? Back by popular demand, hear from Hamline University professor of political science, David Schultz on his thoughts. 

Prior to the luncheon, join Senator John Hoffman and additional elected officials as we discuss current issues facing local and state government. 

We will also honor our Leadership Awards finalists as we lead up to the Annual Celebration & Leadership Awards that will be held Saturday, February 29 at the Intercontinental Hotel- Riverfront. 
Location:
Delta Hotels by Marriott | Minneapolis Northeast
1330 Industrial Boulevard NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413

***Taking transit? The 30A bus route can be accessed from the Green Line near the Westgate station stop. The 30A route drops off .24 miles from the event location at Broadway St. NE and Godward St. NE

Date/Time:
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM CST

Timeline
10:00-11:30 a.m.- Legislative Panel
11:30 a.m.- Noon- Luncheon Networking
Noon- 1:00 p.m.- Luncheon

***Join us as your schedule allows***

Fees/Admission:
$35.00 members/ $50.00 non-members
This includes networking, program and lunch.

***Please note: Cancellations must be received three days in advance to receive a full refund, substitutions are welcome. Reservations made within 24 hours of the event will be charged an additional $10

Thank You to our Sponsor
~Make Your Chamber Membership Work for You~

This is an opportunity for new members, members who want to reengage with us or have new employees that wish to build their Midway Chamber of Commerce network.

This is your opportunity to meet the Chamber staff, introduce your organization, and familiarize yourself with the variety of benefits we offer while making connections within the Midway Chamber of Commerce membership. 

At each orientation, an Ambassador or Board member will welcome the group prior to an open discussion that will cover all you need to know to start making your Chamber membership work for you. Topics will include:

  • Networking Events
  • Special Events
  • Marketing Services
  • Programs
  • Communications
 
Also in attendance at the meeting are the Chamber Ambassadors as well as members from our Board of Directors.

Chamber Connect is a great way to start you Chamber connection

Location:
The Lab
767 N Eustis St Suite 115,
St Paul, MN 55114

Date/Time Information:
January 23, 2020
4:00-6:00 PM 

Fees/Admission:
This is a free event, but please let us know that you will attend.

January Economic Development
How Are You Becoming Energy Efficient?

How can you become more energy efficient? Whether your home, office, building or other aspects of your life, there are smart ways to become more energy efficient- often times saving money too. Join us as experts give helpful tips and explain what opportunities are available for companies and buildings.

Speakers include experts from the Center for Energy and Environment, Pope Architects, and Xcel Energy. Moderated by Wendy Tindall, Bay West.  

Location:
Tierney Brothers, Inc.
1771 Energy Park Dr, St Paul, MN 55108

Date/Time:
Tuesday, January 28
11:30 - 1 p.m.

Fees/Admission:
This is a free event, but please let us know that you will attend.

Thanks to our Sponsors
Our group will cook and serve dinner at the Ronald McDonald house. This event is supported by the Thrivent Financial Pathways Team. Stay tuned for more details coming soon!

Location:
Ronald McDonald House
621 SE Oak Street
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Date/Time Information:
February 6, 2020
3-7:30 p.m.

Fees/Admission:
Please register to let us know you are attending! 

Pathways Team
Midway Chamber Annual GALA

Join us for a spectacular evening as we celebrate the Midway Chamber's 101st year through fellowship, food, and our annual Leadership Awards. 

Evening to feature:

 
Leadership Awards

Live Music Entertainment by the Southside Aces

Digital & Live Auctions

Cocktail Reception & Dinner

Location:
InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront
11 East Kellogg Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55101

Date/Time:
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM CST

Fees/Admission:
$125 per person

$1200 full table 

*** Interested in purchasing a table for your company/organization? Simply click the RSVP registration link below!

Donate to our auction & support us as we build a better Midway together!

We will recognize our donors in the following ways:  

  • Item listed, including the name of your organization, on the bidding site which will be seen 7 days prior to and at the event.
  • The auction will be seen by approx. 500 people.
  • Items will be displayed with the name of your organization at the event
  • Receive recognition on the Midway Chamber of Commerce website

Donating is easier than ever! Simply fill out the  Donation Form & submit it to ana@midwaychamber.com.

Thank you for your generosity!
Welcome New Member

Wilkerson Guthmann
Pat Sievert
Shareholder
1210 W County Road E, Suite 100
Arden Hills, MN 55112
Thank You Renewing Members

Impressions Inc.

Lethert, Skwira, Schultz & Co LLP

Soy Lector

Visual Communications, Inc.

Your HR Navigator
2020 MEMBER Directory Rates

Would you like to increase your visibility in the Midway? Take out an ad in the annual directory! The directory is seen by 20,000 Midway residents, businesses and Midway Chamber members. To learn more, contact Denis Woulfe at denis@monitorsaintpaul.com  
President's Circle Sponsors:
Director's Circle Sponsors:
Associates Circle Sponsors:
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