Member News
August 25, 2020
Our Mission:
To engage our members and the community in the pursuit of excellence and economic growth by fostering a collaborative business environment
Member News
Face Masks for Protection and Marketing
Who would have thought 5 months ago that face masks would be essential for our health and safety and also great tools for branding and marketing? Order yours blank through CHH Engraving – chhengraving@cs.com – or Physical Therapy Plus – colleen@ptplusct.com. For custom printed masks to promote your business or organization, contact CHH Engraving.

August is National Make a Will Month
We're here and ready to help.

Call our estate planning coordinator at 860-812-1749 to schedule an appointment. Or visit your website for more information.

End of Challenge Celebration & Open House
As we celebrate our summer challenge all members, family, friends and the public are invited to join US!!!! The party will be held outside on the green by the Gazebo.

*Music by "DJ Double G" 12-4 pm
*Trial Class w/ Theo Max 1-1:45 pm
*Dance Party w/ Danell Reese 2-2:45 pm
*Nutrition Seminar w/ Heidi Skerker 3-330 pm

**You must register for the trial class &/or dance party if you plan on participating as space is limited https://forms.gle/zo7tjxeikw7fZFsw7

Meet the team & learn about our Fall challenge that starts Sept 14 — OUTDOOR and VIRTUAL live classes!
  • Socially distanced group workout & dance party
  • Safe in person interaction while we socialize
  • Enjoy the outdoors
  • Members pick up your MAXiversary & Finalist tshirts
Rain or shine!
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A Message from Douglas Brown - State Farm Insurance Agent
The Doug Brown, State Farm agency is proud to support National Fire Protection Week October 4 – 10). I will be delivering a National Fire Protection (NFPA) Fire Prevention Week kit to the local fire department in South Windsor. Please join us on September 30th to help is kick this week at the Ellington Rd Fire Department. 
 
What is the kit all about?
  • Through a State Farm grant, we are giving away 2,500 Fire Prevention Week kits across the country.
  • The kit contains resources to help local fire department outreach to communities during Fire Prevention Week (October 4-10, 2020).
  • The theme for Fire Prevention Week this year is “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen.”
  • Home cooking fires represent the leading cause of home fires, with nearly half (49%) of all home fires.
Marc Finer Quoted in Bloomberg Daily Tax Report
Chamber Member Attorney Marc Finer was recently quoted a Bloomberg Daily Tax Report article entitled "SALT Cap Pass-Through Workaround Holds Up After New IRS Rules". The article discusses the effect that the recently issued IRS regulations on the deductibility of charitable contributions may have on the pass-through entity tax as a workaround of the $10,000 SALT cap.

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In this difficult times for business we can work with you to create strategies that bring fast countable results.

Chamber News
Enhance Your Online Member Directory Profile
All Chamber members receive a free listing including logo, bio, contact info. , images & link to company website inside of the membership directory on our website. Our member directory is available to the public as they search by name or category. 

Click Here to view/edit the member directory. Sign in to update your profile.
Open for Business – South Windsor Facebook Group
A Facebook group, Open for Business – South Windsor, has been launched for local businesses to notify the community about their latest updates and services AND for community members to use as a resource. We encourage you to join, share and post in this group and show support for our local businesses. Click here to join the group.
The South Windsor Chamber of Commerce Office Has Moved!
The South Windsor Chamber of Commerce office has moved to the Wapping Community House at 1776 Ellington Road, South Windsor, CT 06074.
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Member Spotlight
DYCO Industries, Inc.

Established in 1977, DYCO Industries has the management experience in speciality welding, custom fabrication and erection of miscellaneous and ornamental iron to meet your specific needs. Our experienced production personnel specialize in steel, aluminum and stainless steel fabrication, stairs and railings, shearing, forming, rolling and punching. Serving the large and small commercial industrial markets.

At DYCO Industries, you can E-mail Us your 2D or 3D CAD design files; or we can create your design for you from your existing plans or sketches. Estimating, design and CAD-detailed shop drawings are done in-house and all production is in our modern 24,000 sq. ft. facility.
Our goal is to provide a team of highly skilled designers, fabricators, and certified welding professionals dedicated to delivering the best service by using cost-efficient planning and welding solutions, while never compromising quality workmanship or materials. Our dedication to customer service has resulted in many relationships that continue long after completion of their original project.
July Renewals
Upcoming Chamber Events
30th Annual Golf Tournament
Date: Thursday, August 27, 2020
Topstone Golf Course
516 Griffin Rd, South Windsor, CT
Virtual Morning Business Networking
Date: Friday, September 4, 2020
Guest Speaker: Joseph Santoro, Jr., Santoro Financial Solutions, LLC
Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting - LIVE w/ Board of Directors
Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Zoom
South Windsor Chamber of Commerce
1776 Ellington Rd, South Windsor, CT
Phone: (860)644-9442 | Fax: (860)648-1911