Upcoming Chamber Events
See our Events Calendar at emporiakschamber.org to learn more.
Wednesday, May 5 @ noon, Group Lunch: Various Locations
Thursday, May 6 @ 10:00 a.m., METL Webinar: SBA information on application for Restaurant Revitalization Fund
Thursday, May 13 @ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Business After Hours: Trusler Business Center, 719 Commercial St.
Friday, May 14 @ 11:45 a.m.- 1:00 p.m., Lunch & Learn: Understanding and using Census Data, Trusler Business Center, 719 Commercial St.
Friday, May 21 @ 11:30 a.m.
Ribbon Cutting at Affordable Auto: 1925 West Sixth Ave.
Wednesday, May 26 @ noon, Chamber Ambassadors: Trusler Business Center, 719 Commercial St.
Lunch and Learn: Understanding and Using Census Bureau Data & Geography 101
Join us for a one-hour introductory session in understanding and using Census data. Take a look at the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, Quick Facts, data.census.gov, Census Tracts, Block Groups and SCPs, Narrative Profiles, and much more.
This is for everyone! Private Sector, Non-Profits, Local Government, and Schools can all benefit from utilizing current survey and upcoming decennial data releases to guide decision making to address the needs and wants of our community.
Don’t Miss Out! Lunch & Learn will be held Friday, May 14, at 11:45 am, at the Trusler Business Center, 719 Commercial St.
Make your reservation here.
Chamber Annual Meeting
Plans are underway for the Chamber’s 124th Annual Meeting that will be held on Friday evening, June 25.
Would you like to be on the planning committee for the city’s biggest social gathering of the year? If so, please contact Membership Director Amy Little or President/CEO Jeanine McKenna. They can be reached at 620-342-1600 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Be a part of this fun group who plans the largest business social gathering in Emporia!
Denim & Diamonds BBQ
Plan to have lunch with Newman Regional Health on Thursday, May 13, for their annual Denim & Diamonds BBQ. Pre-orders and carry out will be available in the parking lot off 12th Avenue from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
It is highly encouraged to pre-order to secure a meal!
Ordering for a group or can’t get away, but still want to support? They will deliver (with a minimum order of five meals) to a local address. Pre-order prior to May 11 at noon at www.newmanrh.org/ddbbq
HRPAGE May Chapter Meeting: The Common Ingredient for Winning Organizations? Culture! by Tim Collins
Learn the three questions you need to answer to improve your company’s culture and help your team WIN!
This is a virtual or in-person workshop that will be held on Wednesday, May 12, noon to 1:00 p.m. at the Trusler Business Center in the ValuNet FIBER Smart Room, 719 Commercial St. It is being hosted by HRPAGE.
The fee to attend is $10, and you may register by emailing Lynn Cunningham at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are attending in person and would like lunch available to you, there is an additional $10 charge.
EXPIRING SOON! Paycheck Protection Program 2021 – SBA forgivable loan made through local banks to help businesses keep the workforce employed ends May 31.
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