Midway Chamber of Commerce June 7, 2022
Midway Chamber News
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Economic Development Summit:

"The Future of the Midway"

Join us for our annual Economic Development Summit! This year, we will take a deeper dive into the Midway community. Two years after civil unrest and the beginning of the pandemic, what are the most important issues facing our neighborhood? This event will feature many community stakeholders and leaders as we conduct a SWOT analysis on the Midway in breakout sessions. Join us as we work on this important issue- the future of the Midway.
Prior to our conversation, we will hear from Minnesota DEED Commissioner Steve Grove; Concordia University’s Dr. Bruce Corrie; and the Neighborhood Development Center’s Mike Temali.
Date and Time:
Wednesday Jun 15, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CDT

12:00 pm-1:30- Luncheon Only
(ft. DEED Commissioner Steve Grove)
1:30-4 pm- Summit and Breakout Sessions
Concordia University
1282 Concordia Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55104

$50 for members
$75 for non-members

***Please note: Cancelations 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 Sponsors
~This Thursday~
LOTL @ Colossal Café

Patio season is upon us s as we delve back into in-person events. We're pleased to kickoff our summer LOTL events with Colossal Café, so bring your sunglasses and colleagues and join us for a quick bite as we support our local restaurants.
Thursday Jun 9, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT

Colossal Café (Como location)
2315 Como Ave
St Paul, MN 55108

Please register to let us know you are attending! 


Tournament Champions
Mahoney CPAs and Advisors (12 under)

Runner up
TSE, Inc. (11 under)

Hole contest winners are as follows:

• Longest Drive (Women)- Terri Banaszewski, Sunrise Banks
• Longest Drive (Men)- Jed Riegelman, Sunrise Banks
• Closest to the Pin- Mark Rader, Center for Energy and Environment
• Longest Putt- Jon Klapperich, Minnesota Waste Wise Foundation
Tech Dump is now REPOWERED ⚡️
Public Blood Drives June- Twins Tickets Giveaway

Local nonprofit Memorial Blood Centers (MBC) is calling all eligible blood and platelet donors to step up and help save lives.  
The need for blood is constant, but the supply isn’t. Founded by the community, for the community, donors with Memorial Blood Centers help supply nearly 40 local hospitals and more than a dozen air ambulance bases. Help hospital patients in need by scheduling an appointment online at mbc.org/donate or by calling 1.888.GIVE.BLD (888.448.3253). 
Blood donation is safe and essential, and MBC has a COVID-19 self-screening policy in addition to general eligibility guidelines. In general, you may be eligible to donate if you are: 
• In good health 
• 17 years or older— or 16 with written parental consent (PDF available on mbc.org) 
• At least 110 pounds 
• Free of antibiotics for 24 hours, unless taken for preventative reasons 
• Symptom-free for at least 72 hours following a cold or flu 
Visit mbc.org/donate to find your nearest drive or donor center, or to make an appointment at one of the public blood drives below. 

All donors will be entered for daily drawings to win tickets to a Twins game. More information can be found at mbc.org/twins.
Help Spread the Word! Comcast RISE is Providing Another $1M to Small Businesses in the Twin Cities!

For the second time in less than a year, Comcast RISE will award another $1 million in grants – $10,000 each – to 100 Twin Cities small businesses owned by people of color or women to help grow their businesses, create jobs, and play a vital role in supporting our communities. We invite you to spread the Comcast RISE grant announcement to the small business you frequent and share the link on your social media platforms or newsletters to ensure as many small business owners as possible are aware of this great opportunity. Additional information and the application can be found at ComcastRISE.com.

The window to apply for the Comcast RISE Investment Fund is June 1 – 14, 2022. Recipients will be announced in late July. To qualify, grant applicants must have been in business for three or more years, employ a staff of between 1-25 employees, and operate in the seven-county Twin Cities metro. 
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