Multi-Chamber Virtual Lunch & Learn Series

Nine Week Series | Wednesday, September 23 – November 18
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Join us for as many or as few sessions as you would like! Presentations are FREE via Zoom.
A link will be sent you 24 hours prior to the session
Weds., Sept. 23: Kicking This Up on Social Media
Weds., Sept. 30: Free Library Resources to Help Your Business
Weds., Oct. 7: Outpace the “New Normal” w/Identity-Based Marketing
Weds., Oct. 14: Human Resources
Weds., Oct. 21: IT Program
Weds., Oct. 28: Preventing Data Breaches and ID Theft
Weds., Nov. 4: Banking/New Grants Available
Weds., Nov. 11: Year End Accounting
Weds., Nov.18: Business Preparedness “Rapid Rating Program”

 

Cold Supper at the Dundee Library

Fox River Valley Public Library Updates

Free Cold Suppers Available for all Kids 18 & Under
The Dundee Library will host free cold suppers for all kids 18 years old and under. Visit the Youth Services Department on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons /nights from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. to enjoy a nutritious dinner. This program goes through Thursday May 20, 2021. Read more about this program here or visit the Library’s website here.

 

Virtual Lunch and Learn

You do not want to miss this! 
Nine Week Series | Wednesday, September 23 – November 18
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Join us for as many or as few sessions as you would like! Presentations are FREE via Zoom.
A link will be sent you 24 hours prior to the session
Weds., Sept. 23: Kicking This Up on Social Media
Weds., Sept. 30: TBA
Weds., Oct. 7: Outpace the “New Normal” w/Identity-Based Marketing
Weds., Oct. 14: Human Resources
Weds., Oct. 21: IT Program
Weds., Oct. 28: Preventing Data Breaches and ID Theft
Weds., Nov. 4: Banking/New Grants Available
Weds., Nov. 11: Year End Accounting
Weds., Nov.18: Business Preparedness “Rapid Rating Program”
 

Restaurant Rally 2020

September 21st-October 5th

Show your support for local restaurants by savoring some of Northern Kane’s best dining this fall.
Help boost business while discovering a wide-range of new flavors in nearby communities.
Look for special offers, entertainment, dine-in, carryout, and outdoor dining options for all price ranges.
Visit and spend over $50 at any participating restaurants, submit receipts to the Northern Kane County Chamber of Commerce and have your name entered into a drawing for a chance to win over $1000 in gift cards to local restaurants!

For more information on participating restaurants, visit our events page at https://nkccevents.com/

 

Woman in Business Luncheon

NKCC Woman in Business Monthly Luncheon
Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 11:30 AM – 1 PM
310 N. River St. East Dundee
 
We are so excited to start our luncheons again.
With social distancing rules in place we know that it will be great to start meeting again.
Please join us for an afternoon at Aliano’s Ristorante with
Amy Schillinger from Balance Stress Management 
 
Contact the chamber office today to register!

We Help Our Community’s Students Succeed Through Scholarships
 Northern Kane County Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Dollars for Scholar is dedicated to the continuing education, development, mentoring and improvement of chamber members and providing scholarships for High School Seniors and College students affiliated with the NKC Chamber or residing in the NKCCC market area. The Northern Kane County Chamber of Commerce (NKCC) is an advocate for commerce, industry and development in the northern Fox Valley villages of Carpentersville, East Dundee, Gilberts, Sleepy Hollow and West Dundee, IL.

Our Dollars for Scholars chapter is a nonprofit foundation that supports academic success in our community. As part of Scholarship America’s national network of over 1,000 locally based, volunteer-driven Dollars for Scholars chapters, our mission is to mobilize our community on behalf of postsecondary education success for our students.

Dollars for Scholars chapters like ours help hometown students achieve their educational goals by raising scholarship funds, establishing endowments, providing assistance with college readiness and the financial aid process, and distributing scholarships each year.

The website provides resources from our chapter to our volunteers, community and students. You can learn more about our goals through the “About Us- Mission” link, and find out what’s new by clicking on “News and Events.” Volunteers — and those who are interested in becoming volunteers — can click on “Volunteer Login” to get connected. 

Finally, if you are a student looking for our Dollars for Scholars chapter scholarships, you’re in the right place! Just click “Student and Parent Login” to begin filling out your student profile — not only will you find and apply for our scholarships that way, you’ll also discover scholarships from across the Scholarship America network that you may be eligible for. You’ll also find valuable financial aid, college success, internship and career resources, so get started today!

Visit our website for more information

Young Profesionals

Dundee Township Young Professionals

Tuesday, September 15th 

Diamond Jim’s

325 Meier Ave. ~ East Dundee

Let’s reconnect! Join us for casual meet-up & some networking with other local businesses and young professionals.

Diamond Jim’s has a great outdoor patio we will meet at. Visitors are always welcome to come out & see what this networking group has to offer. 

Our goal is to promote leadership, networking, and professional development across all young professionals in Dundee Township

 

School Supply Drive

BACK TO SCHOOL is different this year, but struggling families still need our help with basic supplies. Our “SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE” will be over the next two weeks (ending 8/16). Our list below has a bit of a food pantry twist 😎 & we hope you will help us out! 🍎 Drop off donations (info below) OR donate to our special fundraiser here and we’ll do the shopping for you! DONATION DROP-OFF LOCATIONS & DAYS: ✏️ D300 Food Pantry (Carpentersville Middle School, Door 20): Thursday 8/6 — 10 AM – 12 PM and 5 PM – 7 PM Tuesday 8/11 — 8 AM – 10 AM Thursday 8/13 — 10 AM – 12 PM and 5 PM – 7 PM ✏️ Baird & Warner Office (1557 S. Randall Road, Algonquin) Monday-Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM and Sunday 10-4 ‼️ Please wear a mask into these locations when you come to drop off donations. Thank you! 🥰‼️ ✏️ Pingree Grove & Hampshire Area: 1843 Lake Bluff Lane, Pingree Grove (Shelly Nguyen’s house) 1124 White Pine Trail, Pingree Grove (Leslie LaMarca’s house) *There will be a bin on the front porch for donations. If you would like an acknowledgement letter, please leave your name and address with your donations. 🍎 If none of the above works for you, please contact us at 847-783-7030 to arrange a special pick-up or time to meet. 🍎

PPP Update: COVID-19 Resources for Small Businesses

Thursday June 18, 

If your small business has been impacted by coronavirus, join this free online training with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to learn more about several funding programs to address the COVID-19 outbreak, including the Paycheck Protection Program. We’ll address recent updates including the PPP Flexibility Act and how you can access funds ahead of the program’s June 30 deadline.

Register now to receive log on instructions emailed to you. Please note, this event will be on the Microsoft Teams platform. There is no dial-in number; you must join online. The Safari browser is incompatible. Email the Illinois District Office with questions at ILLINOIS (dot) DO (at) sba (dot) gov.

Click Here for More Information! 

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