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Are you a West Loop small business? Please take a few minutes to fill out our small business profile! We will feature you in our newsletter, website and on our social media--including any ongoing deals, delivery options, etc.
The deadline to apply is today, Friday April 24
SMALL BUSINESS PROFILE: Barre3
Who are you?

Lisa Shipley, Owner, Barre3 Chicago - West Loop


Describe your business

Barre3 offers a full body, balanced workout combining strength conditioning, cardio and mindfulness


If your doors are closed, what are you doing online? 

We are doing livestream Zoom classes for our clients. Two weeks of unlimited LIVESTREAM ZOOM classes for $49.


What makes your business unique?

There are over 150 barre3 studios around the country and we are the first one in Chicago. We chose to be in the thriving West Loop neighborhood.
MEMBER UPDATES
This marks our sixth week since that mandate to close dine-in for all restaurants. We don't know how much longer we can keep our doors open for carry-out and delivery to continue paying our employees and suppliers. This has been the toughest test of our patience, resilience and determination.

Here's how you can help :

  • Order directly from local restaurants by calling or using their website.

  • Buy a Gift Card or donate to their Employee Relief fund

  • Co-sign letter to Congress
Moving Business Forward--A Webinar Series from Comcast Business
 
Webinar 3: Thursday April 23, 2020 Noon CDT — Education and COVID 19: Remote Learning Tech Solutions
Join us on April 23 at  Noon CDT . for “Education and COVID- 19: Remote Learning Tech Solutions” a webinar from Comcast Business.
 Panelists:
• Lenny Schad, Chief Information & Innovation Officer - District Administration
• Nelson Ortiz, Executive Director National Sales Engineering at Comcast Business.
 
Webinar 4: Tuesday April 28. 2020 Noon CDT â€” Keeping Cybercriminals at Bay—and Protecting Your Business—During a Crisis
Join us on April 28 at  Noon CDT  for “Keeping Cybercriminals at Bay—and Protecting Your Business—During a Crisis,” a webinar from Comcast Business.
 Panelists
  • Shena Seneca Tharnish, Vice President, Cybersecurity Products, Comcast Business
  • Noopur DavisEVP, Chief Prod. & Info Security Officer
 
Webinar 5: Thursday April 30, 2020, Noon CDT —Steering Your Brand Through Crisis
Join us on April 21 at  Noon CDT  for “Steering Your Brand Through Crisis,” a webinar from Comcast Business.
 Panelist:
  • Lou Aversano, Chief Executive Officer, Ogilvy & Mather USA
 
Hampton by Hilton Chicago Downtown West Loop – offering a dedicated 15% discount off our best available rate for those looking to social distance, needing a quiet place to work, or a safe and clean place for friends and family to stay. Guest rooms feature a spacious work area, mini fridge, complimentary WiFi and your choice of bagged breakfast options each morning.
 
Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown West Loop – offering a dedicated 15% discount off the best available rate for pet-friendly studio and one-bedroom suites each with their own full kitchen for those wanting to social distance or need a safe and clean place for an extended stay. Includes complimentary WiFi and bagged breakfast options to choose from each morning.
Staying at home doesn't mean you can't have a filling, healthy meal. Order now and we’ll bring the Mediterranean to you! Build your own fresh plate, salad, or sandwich with as many sides and toppings as you want. Order one of our 2 for $20 for a crave-worthy combo of sandwiches, or feed the whole family with one of our Family Meal Boxes! Now offering Free Delivery through Roti.com, Uber Eats, Grubhub, and DoorDash.
Vitahl Medical Aesthetics is offering $125 gift cards for $100 buy now button on their website's stock up and save deal!
CryoBar has deals! 15% OFF 5, 10, and 20-CHILL Packs. No expiration. Use code LOCAL15 at this link  or can DM on social media, email info@thecryobar. 
Stay Connected to Your CrossTown Fitness Community!

Join us on  @ctfchicago  Instagram..
  • 8am Daily Workout Challenge  
  • 10am Daily at Home Workout 
  • 12pm Daily LIVE workouts 
  • Tips & Tricks for Training at Home
  • Messages from the Team

Join us on  CrossTown Fitness YouTube ..
  • CTF on The Move will feature the Daily at Home Workouts demoed by the highlighted trainer

Don't forget to utilize your monthly FREE personal training session by booking on the app and receiving one free at home workout personalized with your specific equipment and training goals
Kaiser Tiger is now delivering food, beer, wine and liquor. To keep as many of our employees working as possible our bartenders will be delivering the goodies to you. 

Prefer to pick up? Just enter your car details when ordering and we'll bring it right out to you when you arrive. 

Simply go to  www.kaisertiger.com  to place your order today. 
In efforts to provide support to community organizations during the COVID-19 global pandemic,  University of Illinois at Chicago ’s Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement is requesting your volunteer needs during these unprecedented times. They invite community organizations to utilize their platform to recruit UIC volunteers.
MEMBER SPECIALS
We want to let you know that we're doing everything we can as a community-based business to protect our employees and our clients and community during this time of the COVID-19 pandemic.

To do our part, we are now offering the following:

Curb-Side Pick Up 

Just give us a call at 312.344.1765 and we'll be happy to bring your order directly to your car. Delivery is also always an option as well.

Hospitality Industry Discount 

To help with mandatory closures, we are offering a 25% discount to all businesses in the hospitality industry that are offering curbside pick-up and delivery. If you need help communicating this to your customers, we can help.

Healthcare Industry Discount 

Lastly and most importantly, we are offering a 25% discount to any business in the healthcare industry for any signage that communicates COVID-19 testing, warnings, information, etc ...
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