December 13, 2021
Region Requests $50M from READI
Check out the South Central Indiana Talent Region's proposal and pitch video at its website:
The recorded presentation before the panel of judges can be viewed HERE. 

The South Central Indiana Talent Region, including Jackson, Bartholomew and Jennings counties and the town of Edinburgh, made request for funding from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation's READI program. The slate of projects will grow the regional economy and its talent supply. The announcement takes place Tuesday, December 14.

Columbus Social Security Resource Center for
Retired Workers
View listings of all of the Social Security offices in and around Columbus, provided by the Columbus Social Security Resource Center. You can select an office to find important information like the office’s hours of operation, directions, or phone number which can advise you in arranging an appointment or contacting an office, as well as information about retirement and Medicare benefits. To learn more, click HERE.
The Chamber has a variety of sponsorship opportunities for your organization, ranging from signature annual events, to smaller monthly and quarterly programs. In addition, learn more about how you can add digital marketing to your marketing plan. Click HERE for further details.
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings

Thursday, December 16 at 4:30 pm

Thursday, January 6 at 4:30pm
Health Care Plans
The Columbus Chamber has joined forces with SIHO Insurance Services to address the challenge many businesses face in finding local, high-quality, and affordable healthcare benefits for their employees. Effective immediately, Chamber members in good standing will have access to a variety of endorsed fully-insured health plans through SIHO Insurance Services, often at very competitive rates. To learn more, click HERE.
Community Hot Deals and
Check out the Hot Deals (available to everyone) and Member 2 Member Deals (available to members only) offered by your fellow Chamber members!
Think Local. Buy Local. Eat Local. Support Local.

Catering by Karr's mission is to provide fresh flavorful food for any event. It uses locally sourced fresh ingredients for every order. To ensure the highest quality food CBK asks that all orders to be placed at least 48 hours prior to your event. It has selections for breakfast, lunch or dinner that are guaranteed to please. Weekly, monthly, and seasonal selections offered.

Stanley Steemer has a location based in Columbus, and is proud to provide cleaning services in the following counties: Bartholomew, Shelby, Decatur, Rush, Jackson, and Jennings. Owned by Daryl and Jane Yeoman since 2015, the team proudly serves Columbus, and surrounding areas by providing cleaner, healthier homes to customers. 

My Mobility believes everyone deserves to live comfortably and independently. is built on the platinum standard, “Treat your customers the way they want to be treated.” By removing the delays and pain points often experienced with traditional home medical equipment stores, their team is able to focus its attention on what matters most – you. 
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