2020
September
2020 Chamber Golf Outing
FLIGHT WINNERS Red/Black 1 st  Flight 1 st  Place Raymond James
2 nd  Place Brock Auction
2 nd  Flight          1 st  Place Perspective 2 nd  Place Floyd Valley Hospital
Black/Green 1 st  Flight      1 st  Place Williams & Company 2 nd  Place City of Le Mars
                              2 nd  Flight      1 st  Place  Primebank 2 nd  Place Primebank                                  Green/Red 1 st  Flight      1 st  Place  Pro Finishes                                   2 nd  Place Kroese & Kroese- Patrick
2 nd  Flight      1 st  Place  Iowa State Bank        2 nd  Place Jensen Motors
Le Mars Chamber of Commerce
Answering the call
Thank you! Thank you!
Bill and Mary Bomgaars Bob and Jeanne Rust Brian and Kay Michaelson Dr, Wayne and June Marty Dr. Robert Embree Her Health Women's Center Jack and Kathy Frus Tom and Susan Hoffman Kathy Sitzmann
James and Carol Beckwith Jerry and Audrey Scholten Jim and Roxie Anderson Julie Langel Lon and Jeannine Penning Lynn and Donna Nuebel Micah and Makenzie Lang Norm and Ruth Barker Randy Reardon
Welcome new Associate Members . . .
The opportunity to become an Associate Member is always available. If you know someone or desire to become one yourself, call the Chamber Office.
Special Information Edition Covid-19 Information to help you
Le Mars area businesses, organizations and nonprofits may submit their information here. If your information changes submit a new form. We will remove your previous information.
SBDC counselors are your first stop for navigating through the COVID-19 crisis. SBDC offers one-on-one counseling that can be done through zoom (skype or hangout) meetings or phone conference calls. We can help you through loan application process or other business issues that this crisis is causing including distribution, sales, buying, marketing, HR Issues and more.
Priority and Action Items
Resources . . .
Small Business? Here are your options. (click above or links below)
Paycheck Protection Program This loan program provides loan forgiveness for retaining employees by temporarily expanding the traditional SBA 7(a) loan program. EIDL Loan Advance This loan advance will provide up to $10,000 of economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing temporary difficulties. SBA Express Bridge Loans Enables small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 quickly. SBA Debt Relief The SBA is providing a financial reprieve to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Save Small Business Fund is a $5,000 grantmaking initiative offering short-term relief for mall employers in the United States and its territories.
It is critical for our community and area to have full participation in the 2020 census. You and your employees can do it right here.
Special events
Rotary Flag Pole Dedication O’Toole Park  Wednesday Sept. 16th  9:30-10:30 am
Dedication will be at 10:00 a.m. for a new flag pole given by the Gatts family.
Tristate Cruisers “Scoop the Loop will be coming up on Wednesday September 23rd
Contact: Mick Even
Junior Golf of Northwest Iowa at Willow Creek Golf Course Sept. 18-22 (details on flyout)
Contact: Dan Gray jrgolfnwiowa@gmail.com
ISU Extension Outreach Progamming Opportunities Junior Golf of Northwest Iowa September 18-22 Hy-Vee Flu Shot Clinics for your  business Le Mars Sesquicentennial Book Opportunity Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl like a Champion! September 25th Le Mars Fire and Rescue “My Heart Bag” promo at Hy-Vee during October New Le Mars Arts Center “Midwest Landscapes and Wildlife” August 22-Sept 30 Note Date Change