October 14, 2019
WCCO's Kim Johnson to Emcee!

The DCR Chamber and Business Excellence Gala Committee are excited to announce that Kim Johnson, co-anchor at WCCO Television has agreed to be the Emcee at this year's Gala. Kim Johnson co-anchors WCCO 4 News This Morning with Jason DeRusha, along with co-anchoring the WCCO 4 News at Noon with Ali Lucia. Prior to anchoring, Kim brought viewers the latest traffic updates on WCCO 4 News This Morning. 
Wine & Spirits Pull
 Is your business able to donate alcohol valued at $15.00, or more, for the Wine & Spirits Pull? Proceeds will be donated to the DCR Chamber Foundation which supports our community outreach programs and partners.

Your donation will be appreciated by approximately 200+ guests, but also:
  • Provides a tax deduction
  • Provides brand exposure

Download the donation form here. M onetary donations are welcome for us to purchase on your behalf. To contribute by credit card please contact Pam Schmidt at pschmidt@dcrchamber.com.  Thank you for your support!
Weekly Update Sponsored By:
The 2020 Women’s Leadership Forum is scheduled for Friday, March 13, 2020 at the Radisson Blu – Mall of America. The mission of this event is to connect conference attendees with one another and enhance their lives by providing resources to accomplish their goals. We are currently recruiting committee members. If you are interested in serving on the committee, please respond with your interest no later than Friday, October 25, 2019. Our kick-off meeting is on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the DCR Chamber offices. Please send an email to Diane Mavis, Director of Program and Events at  dmavis@dcrchamber.com.
Ribbon cutting
Raising Cane's Ribbon Cutting

The community came out to welcome Raising Cane's to Eagan with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, October 8.
Click to vote for your favorite non-profit making a difference in your community for them to win $2,000. You can vote once a day until October 18. 

Attendees will enjoy an inspiring morning with Elaine Wyatt, CEO of WomenVenture, who will share how to develop an entrepreneurial mindset.

A day dedicated to you and your health. Registration is required as space is limited but all are welcome, current patients and non-patients! 

Metro Transit is beginning a two-year effort to develop their vision for the bus network of 2040 called Network Next. To gather feedback, Metro Transit is partnering with local nonprofits and community groups to hold Network Next Community Conversations. DARTS has been awarded a grant to convene a community conversation on October 28, 2019 from 5:15 - 6:45 p.m. at Dakota Lodge, Thompson Park Activity Center, 1200 Stassen Lane, West St. Paul, MN, 55118.
Networking   at its  Best
Registration is Required
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Thursday, November 7, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Monday, October 14, 2019
3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 17, 2019
3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
New Members
BestFind, LLC
1546 Wexford Ct
Eagan, MN 55122
Phone: (651) 308-7205

3450 PIlot Knob Road, Suite 106
Eagan, MN 55122
Phone: (651) 217-0772
2001 Killabrew Drive, Suite 270
Bloomington, MN 55425
Phone: (651) 508-1366
For more information on becoming a member, please email Nicole McCarthy at  nmccarthy@dcrchamber.com or call her at 651-288-9200.
Renewed Members
If you have questions or concerns about your membership renewal, please contact Pam Schmidt at  pschmidt@dcrchamber.com  or call 651-452-9872.
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