April 21, 2020

Sent every week, the ChamberWatch keeps you informed. To learn more about the Chamber, visit our  website  or email  staff@greaterbethesdachamber.org .

View our events calendar .
View our COVID-19 resource page .
Upcoming Webinars
How to Improve Your Health & Wellness Without the Gym
Wednesday, April 22, 12:00 p.m.
During this webinar, you will learn from Okinyi Ayungo, the Executive Director of The Mind Body Studio at  FitnessWise , about strategies to improve your fitness level while working from home. You will leave with a structured plan for exercise whether you have little or no equipment at home.
How to Stop Stress Eating While Working From Home
Thursday, April 23, 2:00 p.m.

Do you find yourself reaching for food when you're working from home and feeling stressed? Discover new insights from Kay Loughrey of Sweet Life Wellness about why we soothe ourselves with unhealthy food and what we can do instead
Your Employees and COVID-19
Friday, April 24 @ 11:00 a.m.

Hear from Marc Engel & Michael Neary, Employment Law Attorneys with
Lerch, Early & Brewer , about how to navigate the various employment issues associated with the COVID-19 crisis.
How Focusing on the 4 C's Will Upgrade Your Business for the Future
Tuesday, April 28 @ 9:00 a.m.

At some point over the next few weeks or months, life will start to look a little bit more like normal. When the time comes, you and your business will need to be ready to rebound back into more normal business practices. Please join Dr. Josh Funk, CEO/Founder of  Rehab 2 Perform , for a discussion on ways to prepare your company for the rebound.
If you have any suggested topics or are interested in hosting a webinar, please contact Courtney DeLucia at cdelucia@greaterbethesdachamber.org.
Virtual Events
Speed Networking
Today, April 21, @ 2:00 p.m.

Join us for the virtual version of our speed networking events. Attendees will be broken up into several "rooms" (just like a table in person) to share how others can support them.

Thank you to our event sponsor, SpeakSkill, LLC
Cocktail Class + Happy Hour with Silver
Wednesday, April 22 @ 4:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun networking happy hour featuring a short class led by Silver's Bar Mixologist to learn how to make a specialty cocktail.
Chamber 101
Thursday, April 30 @ 8:30 a.m.
Learn how to get involved with the Chamber and maximize your membership investment. Get connected with all the activities, events, and services the Greater Bethesda Chamber offers to our members.

Thank you to our sponsor, Sandy Spring Bank
If you are interested in sponsoring one of our upcoming virtual events for just $100, please contact Courtney DeLucia at cdelucia@greaterbethesdachamber.org
An Update From Suburban Hospital
Suburban Hospital is continuously monitoring and assessing the effects of this pandemic on our community. It is very important that the community is well informed to make healthy and safe decisions for themselves and families. Suburban has shared with us some information regarding COVID-19 Testing & Screening, Suburban Hospital Health and Wellness, and Ways to Help. Take a look .
Support Your Local First Responders
For the first time in a long while, we are all united in the same fight. Bethesda Fire Department needs assistance to sustain and ultimately win the fight against COVID-19 and to advance their operations.

Please consider a donation that will directly benefit the efforts of first responders as they act on their commitment to you, the community they serve. To donate online please visit https://www.bethesdafire.org/donate/ . You also have the option of mailing a donation by check to the attention of Extinguish COVID at Station 6, located at 6600 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase, MD 20815 .

Gold Sponsors
  The Chevy Chase Land Company    -   Pepco    

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors  
  Andy Stern's Office Furniture, A Division of Benjamin Office Supply & Services - Atlantech Online - The Bernstein Companies - Capacity Partners - CohnReznick - Dembo Jones - Grossberg Company LLP- Hill Slowinski, Long & Foster | Christie's | Maryland Settlers LLC - Linowes and Blocher LLP TDG/SilverRock - M&T Bank - The Bean Bag Deli & Catering
The Bernstein Companies - WithumSmith+Brown, PC

Partner Sponsors 
  Bethesda Magazine - Hyatt Regency Bethesda - Mon Ami Gabi - North Bethesda Marriott & Conference Center - sasse agency - SpeedPro               
Chamber 101 Sponsor
Sandy Spring Bank
Leadership Luncheon Series Sponsor 
A Wider Circle
NextExec Sponsor 
Mckay Mortgage Company