Category Archives: Professional Development

Goodbye and Good Luck, Danika!

Author: Danika Gordon, Summer Volunteer Over this past summer, I have enjoyed coming into the office and volunteering on Mondays and Tuesdays to help out around the Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce. Here’s a quick recap of some of my favorite things I got to do during my time here: Taking Photos Around Town: I […]

Megan’s First Week

Author: Megan Millang, Receptionist & Event Coordinator I am ecstatic that I have successfully finished my first week as the new Receptionist/Event Coordinator at the Sturgis Area Chamber and I cannot wait to see where this role takes me as well as the new people I get to encounter on the way. A little about […]

Danika’s Take on Community Involvement

July 15th, 2019 Author: Danika Gordon, Student Volunteer Each and every one of us has a community that we call home. There are many reasons why you should get involved with your community, but today I’m going to share with you my top 5 reasons on why you should get involved in your local community. […]

To Volunteer, or to Donate? One Volunteer’s Perspective

June 25th, 2019 Author: Danika Gordon, Summer Volunteer One of my all-time favorite quotes is by Muhammad Ali. He says, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.” You’re probably thinking that I’m crazy, because you know that you really don’t have to pay rent just to be here […]

Women in Leadership: Focusing on the Future!

May 22nd, 2019 Author: Veronica Grosek, Executive Director What a week, Sturgis! You may not have seen me as much as usual this week (and this newsletter is going out a little late) because I’ve been out of town to attend the SD CEO Women in Leadership Series:  Focusing on the Future! I’ve had the […]