September 3: Business After Hours

Date: Thursday, September 3, 2015 
Location: Iowa Beverage Systems
2115 NE 58th Ave.
Des Moines, IA  50313
Time: 5-7:00pm
Please RSVP by Tuesday, September 1st
to the Chamber at 276-9064 or 
email heather@johnstonchamber.com  

 


September 8: Breakfast Before Business

Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 
Location: State Farm Insurance
Glenn Waterhouse
5501 NW 86th St., Suite 700
Johnston, IA  50131
Please RSVP by Monday, September 7th
to the Chamber at 276-9064 or 
email heather@johnstonchamber.com  

 


September 24: Chamber Luncheon

Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015 
Location: Simpson Barn
6169 Northglenn Drive
Johnston, IA  
Time: 11:30am (Registration)
11:45am lunch starts
Topic: Networking lunch
(this is a great event to attend to 
get to know your fellow Chamber members!)
Feel free to bring brochures, business cards
and any other promotional items to share
with attendees about your business.
Please RSVP by Monday, September 21st
to the Chamber at 276-9064 or 
email heather@johnstonchamber.com  

 


October 1: Business After Hours

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015 
Location: First National Bank
8460 Birchwood Ct., 
Suite 1100
Johnston, IA 50131 
Time: 5:00pm
Please RSVP by Tuesday, September 29th
to the Chamber at 276-9064 or 
email heather@johnstonchamber.com  

 


October 13: Jammin n' Johnston

Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015 
Location: Stoney Creek Hotel
5291 Stoney Creek Ct.
Johnston, IA 50131 
Time: 5-8:00pm
This is an event where Chamber member
restaurants and businesses can showcase
what they offer to the Community.
There will be live music, food and
beverages!! 
To learn more about sponsorship
opportunities and to have a booth,
please email heather@johnstonchamber.com
or call the Chamber office at
276-9064. 

We will be pre-selling tickets for the event.
The cost will be $10.00 in advance or $15.00
at the door and $5.00 per child.
The money that we raise from ticket sales
will go towards expanding Chamber activities. 

The Johnston Partnership for a Healthy Community will be hosting a silent auction for the Partnership as a part of the Chamber's Jammin n' Johnston event on October 13, 2015, at Stoney Creek Hotel.  The Partnership is asking for prospective donors to donate items or create packages of items for the silent auction, and also appreciates direct monetary contributions to the Johnston Partnership for a Healthy Community. Click Download SilentAuctionDonationRequestLetter for information about this event.

The Johnston Partnership for a Healthy Community is a Chamber member.  It is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization providing local services and referrals to community resources.  Services include a DMARC Food Pantry and Clothes Closet, school-cased mentoring program, weekend food supply for food insecure school children and many other health and community services.

If you are interested in soliciting and gathering donations, or in making a donation, please contact Partnership board members Lu Ann White at lawhite@russellandwhitelaw.com or Barb Allen at Bjallen713@gmail.com, Andrea Cook, Interim Directory, Partnership Place, at 868-1357 or andrea@johnstonpartnership.org. If you do provide or gather an auction item, we will need to know the approximate fair market value of the item, as well as the name, address and email address for the donor.  Also, if you would be interested in helping that day of the event with set up in the afternoon or with the silent auction event, please contact Lu Ann White or Barb Allen at the email addresses above.