Weekly Newsletter
May 13, 2018 thru May 19, 2018
Blueprint Nebraska
BLUEPRINT NEBRASKA UNVEILED
This initiative seeks to produce a comprehensive plan to invigorate Nebraska’s economy and workforce. Owen Palm, CEO of 21 st  Century Holdings in Scottsbluff and Lance Fritz, CEO of Union Pacific are c-chairs for Blueprint Nebraska. This is a citizen-led, economic development initiative. The efforts will establish a plan to stimulate the state’s economic growth, competitiveness and prosperity, while building on its many strengths. Industry councils will be form across the state to help analyze Nebraska, current strengths and challenges.  Palm stated, “I see this as an honest and intense assessment of our state’s strength and weaknesses We’re going to identify economic development opportunities based on those advantages and not waste time and money pursuing opportunities that don’t play to our strengths”.  Blueprint Nebraska has the potential to be a landmark statewide collaboration to help drive a new era of growth throughout our state.  

More information is available at www.blueprint-nebrasak.org .
Bluffs Business Center Business After Hours
Bluffs Business Center

Thursday, May 24, 2018
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

1517 Broadway
Scottsbluff, NE 69361

Come meet the organizations in the Bluffs Business Center.

Enjoy appetizers and drinks from
Sam & Louie's.
Solution Minded Communications
by Carmen Schwab
Solution Minded Communication
by Carmen Schwab

Thursday, June 14, 2018
Fairfield Inn & Suites
902 Winter Creek Drive
Scottsbluff, NE

AM Session: 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
PM Session: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Early Bird Registration
(on or before May 31st)
$39 / Chamber Members
$49 / Non-Chamber Members

After May 31st
$45 / Chamber Members
$55 / Non-Chamber Members

RSVP's are required by June 8th
No refunds after June 8th

Legislative Wrap-Up with Senator Stinner
Thank you to all of those who attend the Chambers Government Affairs Committee Legislative Wrap-Up with Senator Stinner. It is always great to get his views and opinion on how the session went and what his is working on.
Scottsbluff Area Family YMCA
Strategic Planning
The Scottsbluff Area Family YMCA is currently engaged in a strategic planning process. As part of this process, we are requesting feedback from the community. The information gathered will help guide the Y moving forward with the same dedication we've shown in our 70 year history serving this area.
We invite you to participate in taking this survey by using the link below. We look forward to sharing the input gathered through this survey with you and others.
Thank you for assisting us in understanding the needs of our community; and more importantly, how the Scottsbluff Area Family YMCA can help address them.

This link will remain "live" through June 15, 2018
AgriBusiness Water Tour
July 17-18, 2018

~~Limited seats available~~

$185 Single Occupancy
$250 Double Occupancy

For more information or to reserve your spot call 308-632-2133 or email office@scottsbluffgering.net
Upcoming Business After Hours
Bluffs Physical Therapy

Thursday, June 7, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

3210 Avenue B, Suite A
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
NTC Logistics / Hydrotex

Thursday, June 14, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

2860 Holliday Park Dr.
Gering, NE 69341
Independent Plumbing & Heating

Thursday, June 21, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

1921 Broadway
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
Wells Fargo Advisors

Thursday, June 28, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

1921 Broadway
Scottsbluff, NE 69361

Please Join Us to celebrate the career and retirement of
Verlin Schaefer!

Meet our current Financial Advisors
Ryan Windhorst & Kevin Figg
Business After Hours
Are you a Chamber member and looking for a way to showcase your business?
Host a Business After Hours!
Business After Hours gives you Visibility, Education Opportunity, Sales Opportunity and Networking Opportunities.
Events are usually held on Thursday evenings from 4:30-6:30 p.m. or 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Cost is $100.00

If you would like more information on hosting an event call 308-632-2133 or email office@scottsbluffgering.net
For more information or to register, call 308-635-6700 or visit www.wncc.edu/bce
Enhanced Chamber Web Page
Chamber members now have the opportunity to enhance their chamber web page for a one time fee of $50.00. This gives you the opportunity to display more information about your business/company.

For a limited time the first 25 Chamber Members to sign up for an enhanced listing will receive FREE setup of your listing by Chamber staff, a $50.00 value. Chamber staff will enter all of your company information, photos, maps, hours of operation and contact information that you would like to provide for your listing. When things are setup, you will be given your username and password and you will be set for any future updates that you would like to make. Press the EASY button!

For more information or to sign up call 308-632-2133 or
1517 Broadway, Suite 104 | Scottsbluff, NE 69361
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