Thank you to our E-NEWS Sponsors!
PVCC Events
December 15, 2020
[virtual] Holiday Mixer & Silent Auction
Join us for a fun-filled hour of holiday cheer!

50/50 Raffle
Silent Auction
Virtual Holiday Office Tours

Grab a snack and a beverage and log onto the Zoom call to connect with members and neighbors and to celebrate the holiday season! Ugly sweaters and festive attire encouraged (though not required).

Silent Auction - Bid now through Dec 15th at 5pm. New items will be added daily!

Holiday Office Showcase: Submit a photo of your businesses holiday office décor, home office, or a festive staff photo, (extra points for ugly sweaters).
Thank you Sponsors!
Friday, December 11, 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
PV Chamber [Virtual] Business Book Club

December Book Review: The Happiness Advantage
The 7 Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Succsee and Performance at Work

Everyone welcome to attend the PV Chamber Business Book Club! Please join us for a book discussion, and share what's on your reading wish-list and other relative works (podcasts, movies/documentaries, publications, etc.) that you think fellow business professionals might enjoy.
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Noon - 1PM
Business Roundtable
Our monthly Business Roundtable luncheons are now virtual on ZOOM!
Join us for an interactive discussion and sharing of best practices among other business owners and key decision makers, right from the comforts of your home or office. We look forward to “seeing” everyone.
Pre-registration is required. After registering, you will receive a link with instructions to join the meeting.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED to receive meeting link
Shop Local Deals
Now - February 28, 2021
Grow your business by listing a special offer on the PV Chamber Shop Local and Win website. Pfizer and Dow will share link in weekly e-news. Let's fill this site with offers!

To learn more, select the “Shop Local & Win” tab from the dropdown menu under “Chamber Events” at the top of our homepage. From there you can submit an offer, enter to win, view promotions, donate a prize and participate in our Annual Silent Auction (starts Dec 1st)! 

All welcome to participate (membership not required).
Sponsorships and Grants available. Call Chamber office for details 610-489-6660

Promotions good through February 28, 2021

Webinar was held Dec. 4th. Due to time constraints, we were unable to answer all questions live during the program. Your voice matters - and we are committed to securing the information and guidance you need to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. All outstanding questions have been submitted to the Wolf Administration and responses will be shared as soon as they are made available.
A Message From The Chamber Office
Dear Chamber Members and Friends,

Thank you for viewing this week's enews, filled with Chamber and community news. as COVID-19 cases continue to rise, PA continues to weigh new restrictions. The Chamber will send out an announcement when we learn more from the Governor's office over the next few days.

PV Chamber's annual Holiday Mixer and Silent Auction will be on Zoom this year. There are many ways to participate including sponsorship, donating a silent auction item, attending the event, participating in Business Showcase, bid on fabulous silent auction items, purchase 50/50 raffle tickets. Please share event details (above) your employees!

Chamber Affinity Program: Sunrise Power & Gas is the company to turn to for affordable, clean energy. Sunrise provides electricity to homes and small businesses that is 100 percent powered by renewable resources. Sunrise customers get to help preserve the planet by using clean energy while being good to their wallet or bottom line. Switching to Sunrise is easy. And for every residential and business customer that subscribes to Sunrise using the promo code “PVChamber2020,” the company will donate $25 to the Chamber. Learn more at www.sunrisepowerandgas.com.

The PV Chamber Shop Local & Win Campaign is underway. Look for details in this email to shop savings offers and promote your business. Program is open to members and non-member businesses. Participation is affordable. Call the chamber office with questions or to request COVID-19 program discount.

A warm welcome to new member, Vinodha Rajaskekaran, owner of True Vine Organics LLC, a family-operated business dedicated to sharing the ancient natural remedy using Ture Ceylon cinnamon and Brazillian Honey. The 100% natural all organic cold, cough, and flu remedy made using ingredients loaded with antioxidants to bestow an antibacterial, antiviral, and antimicrobial protective shield upon you to stop infections in its tracks.To learn more, contact Vinodha at
(201) 310-1153; email vinodha@truevineorganics.net or visit www.truevinecnmnhny.com
FREE COVID-Prevention Kit Program Update: Kits are now available to businesses with 100 or fewer employees. Montco has updated the program to allow businesses up to 7 kits. Pickup at the Chamber office on Wednesday, December 16th from 9:00am - 4:00pm, or call for an appointment. Please help spread the word....membership not required. Kits are free - funded through the CARES Act. Contact the Chamber office at 610-489-6660 for reservations and questions. Read more.

Follow the Chamber's FaceBook page and COVID-19 Resource Hub for timely updates.

Stay safe and healthy,

Renee Blomstrom
Executive Director
Welcome New Members!
Natural blend of Organic Ceylon Liquid Cinnamon and Organic US Grade A Brazilian Honey that boosts immunity and stops infections

PV Chamber members a free new patient comprehensive exam (D0140), xrays (D0210 or D0251), and routine cleaning (D1110)

We will be erecting a memorial to honor our local deceased Veterans

Sunrise Power & Gas provides clean energy to homes and small businesses in Pennsylvania.

The following organizations joined the PV Chamber this past year! 
 Click on a business name for more information. 
All Current PV Chamber Members can be found in the Directory on our Website
COVID-19 Resource Hub
No-Cost PPE Kits
Free to small businesses (100 or fewer employees)

Kit PICKUP @ Chamber office on Wednesday, December 16th from 9AM - 2PM. or CALL 610-489-6660 or email info@pvchamber.net to schedule and appointment.

Thanks to a partnership with the newly formed Alliance of Montgomery County Chambers, Montco Department of Commerce and Office of Public Health, 12,000 kits will be distributed throughout the County over a 10 week period. Program funded through CARES Act. Read more
Small Business Funding
PA 30 Day Fund , provides forgivable loans for Pennsylvania-based small businesses and is eager to see an increase in applications from eligible small businesses in Montgomery County, particularly in applications from eligible minority and/or women owned businesses.  The forgivable loan is intended to provide immediate financial assistance (within maximum 3 days).
PV Chamber COVID-19 Resource Hub
Bookmark the PV Chamber's COVID-19 Resource Hub for up-to-date information for business owners, employers and residents.
  • County, State and Federal Resource Links
  • Member-to-Member Resources
  • Webinars & Recordings
  • Brighter Side
  • Event News
Montgomery County Resource Hubs
Montgomery County COVID-19 Daily Press Releases can be viewed here.
PA Chamber of Business & Industry
Bringing PA Back is an initiative of the PA Chamber to help businesses re-open prepared and stronger. The site contains resources to help prepare your workplace, welcome back employees and customers.
Member Advertisement
Book a Holiday Mini Photo Session!

Scillia Photography is now booking Family mini sessions just in time for your Holiday Pictures!
Sessions will be held at Waterworks Park; 20 minutes photoshoot; Online Gallery; 6 digital downloads (social media size)
For more information call (610) 608-6095 or email Giuseppe@ScilliaPhotography.com
* prior registration required
Employment Opportunities
Member News
Cafe' 2020 and UC Bookstore Open
Join us as we celebrate the winter season with Merry on Main, featuring a limited opening of our new welcome center, the Schellhase Commons, home to both Café 2020 and the Ursinus Bookstore.
For hours and more information visit ursinus.edu/MerryOnMain. Read more
Member Savings
20% off Gift Sets
Limited time only! Give the glow from head to toe with our top sellers. . Receive 20% off our Gift Sets while supplies last or December 22nd.

FREE Preferred Customer Fee for shopping with me

Click here to shop or contact Giselle 610-716-7823
100% Natural All Organic Cold, Cough, & Flu Remedy to stop infections in their tracks!

Save on your online orders using these coupon codes
Save 10% on online orders by using the coupon code “givemeone”

Save 20% on online order for two or more items using the coupon code “twoormore“
25% off Escape Trappe Gift Vouchers
Use code HOLIDAYGV2020 at checkout
Now through 12/24/2020
Our gift cards never expire! Purchase gift card here.
Montgomery County Updates
Montgomery County COVID-19 Testing

Montgomery County is now offering free COVID-19 testing, for all ages, at six sites across the county. This testing is made possible by CARES Act funding that has been allocated directly to the County.

PA Career Link of Montgomery County is relocating from 1855 New Hope Street, Norristown, PA to a newly renovated location within the Human Services Center (HSC) at 1430 DeKalb Street, Norristown PA. The new office is scheduled to open to the public by appointment only on August 17, 2020.
Chamber Advocacy
Recorded Webinars
Virtual Town Hall with Dr. Brian Broker
The Science Behind COVID-19
To view Dr. Broker's PowerPoint slideshow, copy and paste the link below into a browser:
Listen to our virtual town hall discussion with Gene Barr, President and CEO of PA Chamber of Business and Industry.
To listen to Town Hall with Gene Barr, copy and paste the URL below into a browser:
We want to share YOUR upcoming events in E-News and Community Calendar.
Pass It On
The PV Chamber Board of Directors encourages you to forward this email to friends and associates. For membership information contact Renee Blomstrom, Executive Director.