June 16, 2021
News and Events
June 15 Marks A New Day
June 15 marks our state's reopening and a huge milestone in Anaheim's recovery. Reopening tiers and business guidelines are no longer in effect. But while nearly all guidelines will go away for the public, rules for employees and workplaces are still being developed by Cal-OSHA. The workplace rules are evolving are expected to be announced June 17.

After Hours Mixer at the JW Marriott Rooftop Bar Parkestry
Thursday, June 24, 2021
5:30 - 7:30 PM

We are very pleased to restart in-person networking events. Join the Anaheim Chamber for an evening of building business relationships and exchanging leads with professionals from various organizations and industries. Come out to enjoy delicious food & beverages from the rooftop Tapestry Bar at the brand new JW Marriott. And possibly best of all, celebrating the return to connecting in person after more than a year of social distancing. 

Capacity is limited, so be sure to register early and secure your spot to participate in the long-awaited opportunity!


Join the Anaheim Hills Community Council for
the 4th of July in Anaheim Hills
The annual Anaheim Hills 4th of July Celebration will be on July 4th starting at 7 am. The Independence Day celebration will include a Firecracker 5k and 10k run, parade, dog show, live music, food, and of course a fireworks show. The 2021 theme for the event is “Saluting Our Active Military & Veterans”.
Fireworks Return to Disneyland July 4
The return of fireworks is the latest step back to normalcy for Disney. Fireworks have been a part of the theme park experience since 1957. Walt Disney referred to them as the "kiss goodnight" after a day at the park. The "Mickey's Mix Magic" show will feature projections, lighting and lasers on Main Street, USA
Keep Shohei Ohtani and Mike Trout at the top!
Vote in the 2021 Google MLB All-Star Ballot
The first 2021 Google MLB All-Star Ballot standings have been released and your Angels need your help to keep them at the top. Currently, Shohei Ohtani is in first place among Designated Hitters and Mike Trout is in first place among Outfielders. The top 3 players at each position, plus 9 outfielders, will advance so vote daily at mlb.com/vote and on Google by searching "MLB All-Star vote" to help get them to Colorado. The first phase of voting ends June 24 - it's time to push your Angels to the top!
Mayor Harry Sidhu to Deliver State of the City Address on July 14th
Hosted in partership with the City of Anaheim and the Anaheim Chamber of Commerce, the Annual Anaheim State of the City returns July 14. The in-person event requires advance registration. Those interested in sponsoring the address are encouraged to contact the Chamber at 714-758-0222.
Advocacy
3 Job Killer Bills Still Active
Following last Friday’s deadline for legislation to move out of the house in which it was introduced, just three of the 25 job killer bills the California Chamber of Commerce identified this year are still moving.

The surviving job killer bills would impose onerous labor and employment mandates, and increase liability for employers.
Anaheim First
Shop Dine Drink Local Program
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Member Spotlight
The Westin Resort Marks Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting
L to R: Carmine Iommazzo, Mark Chan, Mayor Harry Sidhu, Paul Sanford, Todd Ament
Anaheim's comeback continues with the long-awaited grand opening of the Westin Anaheim Resort.

Anaheim's newest AAA Four-Diamond hotel boasts 618 guest rooms, including 121 suites, many with views of Disneyland California Adventure Park.

The hotel, which welcomed its first guests on June 2nd, is the first newly built Westin hotel in over 25 years in Southern California and includes Fleming's and Puesto restaurants.

New Member Welcome - Cross Country Mortgage
Cross Country Mortgage is a new branch under the west coast region of JJ Mazzo. They are a direct lender with all types of loan programs, including single-family homes, townhomes, condos, duplexes, triplexes, and 4-plexes. Their branch has over 25 years of lending experience, and they love working with both 1st time home buyers and experienced homeowners. They offer both purchase and refinance loans for residential properties.
 
We can be found at Moffittteam.com or Datloans.com
 
And can be reached on our toll free # of 844-900-7285

Visit Anaheim
Authentically Anaheim: Outstanding Hotel Pools
Visit Anaheim introduces a brand new series named Authentically Anaheim. This series shows off all things uniquely and distinctly Anaheim, and for the first one, dip our toes into some outstanding hotel pools.

Small Business Administration
COVID-19 Relief Update: Standard SBA Programs
Description: The SBA’s Orange County / Inland Empire District Office, in collaboration with SCORE, invites you to join us to learn more about standard SBA programs and funding options made possible by the CARES Act, the Economic Aid Act, and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. We will also conduct a Q&A session for attendees.

Please Join Us

June 17: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST
Topic: PPP Forgiveness Process
Member Discounts
Office Depot And OfficeMax

Our members can save up to 55% off every time they shop Office Depot. That means they get more of what they need and love, for a lot less! Make sure you're signed up to take advantage of this incredible program, too. Your Mobile Member Code is AnaheimCard OR text the code to 844-446-6358 to receive the card on your phone.
UPS Discounts

Anaheim Chamber of Commerce is proud to bring you valuable discounts on the products and services you need. Make the most out of your membership and take advantage of competitive rates on UPS shipping services. Plus, with the UPS one-driver advantage and more than 60,000 drop off points, there's no need to sort your air and ground shipments.