The El Dorado Hills Chamber News
What’s Missing in EDH?
On August 12th, we did an informal poll on the Chamber’s Facebook page, asking “What’s Missing in El Dorado Hills?”
Based on 158 responses, these are the top 4 results:
- Stores or restaurants currently in other areas
- Activities for kids, teenagers & families
- Small Business support (family-owned restaurants & local businesses)
- Road Safety
El Dorado Hills Brewfest
May 30, 2023
El Dorado Hills Brewfest, presented by RCP Construction, will again take place at Serrano Visitor Center/Village Green on Saturday, September 9, 2023. The EDH Brewfest features 80+ types of beverages, local food trucks, entertainment, and an exclusive VIP Experience. We invite you to attend our fun Pre-Party at the California Welcome Center on Monday, July 3rd (5:30-7:30 PM) and if you volunteer to help with the event, you will get a free ticket!
Tickets will be on sale early July!
Thanks, and Cheers! Brewfest website: www.eldoradohillsbrewfest.org
2023 Installation & Business Awards
April 5, 2023
The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce hosted the Annual Installation & Business Awards on March 30th to a sold-out audience of 180 attendees. Guests included California State Senator Maria Alvarado-Gil, California State Assemblyman Joe Patterson, County Board of Supervisors District 1, John Hidahl, among other notable dignitaries.
El Dorado Hills Art, Beer & Wine Festival returns for Mother’s Day Weekend
One of the areas’ largest events, El Dorado Hills Art, Beer & Wine Festival, is coming back to the El Dorado Hills Town Center Mother’s Day weekend. The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce has produced this regional event since 2003, and is pleased to present the Festival again in collaboration with their Premier Partners, event sponsors, artists, breweries, wineries, community supporters, and volunteers. The El Dorado Hills Art, Beer & Wine Festival will be held on Saturday, May 13 – Sunday, May 14, 2023, from 11 AM – 5 PM, with beer and wine tasting from 12 – 4:30 PM. Admittance is free and tasting glasses/wristbands can be purchased for $35 in advance or $45 at the gate.
2023 Annual El Dorado Hills Business “Biz” Walk
March 20, 2023
The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce is presenting the Annual El Dorado Hills “Biz” Walk from 2pm – 6pm on Thursday, April 20, 2023.
Chamber Scholarship Program
The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce is proud to offer scholarships to graduating seniors from local high schools, who plan to continue their education by attending a university, college, or vocational school. The Chamber awarded five $1,000 scholarships to deserving students in 2023. The scholarships are funded through proceeds from El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce events and generously funded by:
Joe Harn, El Dorado County Auditor-Controller, funding three scholarships
Scholarships are based on 50% community service, 15% work experience, 15% extracurricular activities, 10% scholastic GPA, and 10% financial need.
“The youth of today are the leaders of tomorrow”, Nelson Mandela. “The Chamber and our scholarship sponsors are honored to offer scholarships to our graduating seniors. Our goal is that after graduation they will consider moving back to El Dorado Hills to live, and hopefully fortunate enough to work here as well” said Debbie Manning, El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce President & CEO.
Donations to the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund for the Class of 2024 can be made to email@example.com and are truly appreciated.
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Order Your 2023 California Employment Poster through the El Dorado Hills Chamber
You must post a compliant Employment Poster in a conspicuous place in the workplace where all employees and applicants can see it. The poster also must include information about your workers’ compensation benefits, payday schedule and emergency contacts. You may need to order several to ensure that your business, branches and satellite offices are displaying the poster according to the law. Failure to comply can result in severe penalties and fines by the state of California. If any of your company’s workers are Spanish-speaking, you will need to order the Spanish version. Order Now >
Chamber attends stakeholders meeting with Costco representatives to discuss proposed site in El Dorado Hills.
We are sure you have heard all the talking about Costco joining our community. Debbie Manning CEO & President of the El Dorado Hills Chamber attended the stakeholders meeting with Costco representative and gained some information we would like to share with you. We have attached a very detailed Q & A from the meeting and a proposed site map. Take a look!
What does Buy Local really mean to you?
By Debbie Manning, President and CEO of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce
You hear “Buy Local” routinely. I believe that we all understand the importance of buying local. You know for every dollar spent without our local economy 66 cents is retained and recirculated right here. You understand sales tax and how that part of those dollars funnel back into our schools and law enforcement. Part of my job is to listen to our small business owners. Read More ›
El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce Invites Chamber and Community Members to travel
The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce partners with travel agencies to bring you the best in comfort, price, and safety. Read More ›
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California Welcome Center Gift Shop Keeps IT Local
Did you know that the California Welcome Center in El Dorado Hills offers a variety of items for sale in our popular gift shop??
Check out our adorable “I Love You California” line! This California Bear and Poppy design was inspired by vintage artwork from the 1913 sheet music cover of California’s State song.
This line includes, 100% Cotton Tea Towels, Stainless Steel Water Bottles, Boxed Ornaments, Shot Glasses, Baby Onesies and Toddler Shirts for boys and girls!
California Welcome Center El Dorado Hills is located at 2085 Vine Street, Suite 105, in El Dorado Hills Town Center!
Open 7 days a week! Open 9am – 5pm Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm Saturday, and noon-5pm Sunday!