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323 Main Street, PO Box 350, Belton, MO 64012
 This week’s edition of 
is packed full of information, opportunities and value from some of our great members.  Your news can be listed too at no additional cost – just send your announcements to the Chamber office by Friday and we are happy to share. Our emails are sent to over 1,200 contacts and posted on our Facebook and Twitter pages with thousands of followers!
Calendar updated weekly  – please feel free to contact the Chamber office or our website for more information.  Information subject to change.
23 – Ribbon Cutting,  Fairfield Inn
24 – Ribbon Cutting, Deb Dibben, CPA
7 – First Friday Coffee, Mayo Auction & Realty
18 – Joint Belton & Grandview Luncheon Meeting, Memorial Station
6 – First Friday Coffee, 2A Marketing
10 – Luncheon Meeting
3 – First Friday Coffee, Cass County Dental Clinic
14 – Joint Belton & Raymore Luncheon Meeting, Memorial Station
25 – Summer Extravaganza, Mill Creek Upper Elementary
1 – First Friday Coffee, Dean’s Trophies
11 – Golf Tournament, The Country Club at Lloch Lloyd
12 – Luncheon Meeting, Belton School District
18 – Belton Night at the K
Membership Drive
Stuff the Bus & Pack the Pantry
5 – First Friday Coffee, Whistle Stop Antiques
11 – Joint Belton & CCCC Luncheon Meeting
Membership Drive
Stuff the Bus & Pack the Pantry
14 – Luncheon Meeting
7 – First Friday Coffee
4 – First Friday Coffee
8 – Luncheon Meeting
2 – First Friday Coffee, City of Belton
13 – Speed Networking Luncheon Meeting
6 – First Friday Coffee
7 – Holiday Extravaganza, Belton High School
10 – State of the City Luncheon Meeting, Memorial Station
14 – Turkey Bowl, Aaron’s Family Fun Center
4 – First Friday Coffee
5 – Holiday Awards Gala, The Country Club at Loch Lloyd
Contact the Chamber office if you are interested in hosting an upcoming Chamber event such as First Friday Coffee, After Hours Mixer, Business Outreach Class, Luncheon Meeting or maybe even a Special Event. We have many sponsorship and advertising opportunities available as well as committee and volunteer openings.
Make the most of your Chamber membership!
Not a member or know someone who would benefit by becoming a member?
Give us a call – we love referrals!
Already one of our 300+ valued members?  Fantastic – thank you!
We appreciate your continued investment!
Are you looking for service or product referrals?
Do you need help advertising your company or
an upcoming event you are hosting?
Maybe you need to hire new employees?
How about opportunities to meet potential customers, grow your business
and build relationships?
Please contact us anytime to see how WE can help YOU!
That’s our job, and we love our job!
Please contact the Belton Chamber office or any of the
Foundation Board Members listed below for more information
on this new 501c3 arm of the Chamber.
Our mission is to positively and collaboratively work toward a bright future for Belton through beautification and community improvements.
Your investment is tax deductible.  It will help grow the local economy
and make your community more successful  for everyone – visitors and residents, shoppers and business owners, and, will help us promote tourism and economic development in Belton.
Chris Molendorp, Chair
Fred Yonker, Vice Chair
Carolyn Yatsook, 2nd Vice Chair
Teresa Deaton, Secretary
Karen Fletcher, Treasurer
Robert Mayo, Board Member
Jack Bondon, Board Member
Holly Girgin, Board Member
Jerry Wiedemann, Board Member
Website Advertising just $350 for 1 Year!
Application available on the website.
With nearly 54,000 visits last year – it’s the place to be seen!
The Belton Chamber of Commerce
the City of Belton
coridally invite you to join us!
Thursday, January 23
Fairfield Inn & Suites Kansas City Belton
151 N. Mullen Rd., Belton
Deb Dibben, CPA
507B Granite Dr., Peculiar
Friday, January 24, 12:00
Friday, February 7
7:30 – 9:00 AM
Mayo Auction & Realty
16513 Cornerstone Dr., Belton
3rd Annual Joint Belton & Grandview Chamber Luncheon Meeting
Tuesday, February 18
11:30 – 1:00
Memorial Station
$15 per person cash, check or credit
The 2020-2021 Belton Chamber of Commerce
Community Guide is in the final stages now.
Just a friendly reminder ….
all members were sent an email in August asking you to please confirm that your information currently on our website is correct.  If you have NOT done this, please,
check it and advise us immediately of any corrections/changes you want made.  The information that will be displayed in the new guide is your company name, address, phone number and website unless otherwise directed.
Also, member accounts must be in good standing for any advertisement or listing to be printed. If you have questions, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.  As always, thank you for your continued investment. We are looking forward to 2020!
Affordable Elegance Catering is looking for full-time caterers.  Personable and professional appearance required; dependability a must.  Experience in hospitality and food service industry preferred. Flexible schedule, Competitive pay.   Evenings and weekends required.
Gregory’s Sunday Brunch Busser:
Dependable, energetic individuals needed for Gregory’s Sunday brunch.  Good pay and fun opportunity.  Must be available on Sundays from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Apply in person at:
407 W Pine St  
Raymore  MO  64083 
9:00 am – 3:00 pm


January 18 – Networking Over Coffee, H & R Block
February – Social Media Campaign “Let’s Be Friends”
February 1 – First Friday Coffee, Kneaders Bakery & Cafe
February 28 – Joint Luncheon Meeting with Grandview Chamber, The View
March 1 – First Friday Coffee, Main Street Theater & EXP Realty Evelyn Tabor
March 12 – Luncheon Meeting, Memorial Station
April 5 – First Friday Coffee, Heritage Chiropractic
April 6 – Job Fair, The View
April 23 – Joint Luncheon Meeting, Raymore Chamber TBA
April 26 – Networking Over Coffee, Cass County Library
May 3 – First Friday Coffee, Belton Educational Foundation
May 13 – Golf Tournament, The Country Club at Loch Lloyd
May 14 – Luncheon Meeting, TBA
May 27 – Office Closed, Memorial Day
June & July – Membership Drive, Stuff the Bus & Pack the Pantry
June – Spring Vendor Event, TBA
June 7 – First Friday Coffee, Furniture Deal$
June 13 – Joint Luncheon Meeting CCCC, TBA
July 4 & 5 – Office Closed 4th of July
July 9 – Luncheon Meeting TBA
August 2 – First Friday Coffee Belton School District
August – Steak Fry TBA
September 2 – Office Closed, Labor Day
September 6 – First Friday Coffee Abundant Life Chiropractic
September 10 – Luncheon Meeting TBA
October 4 – First Friday Coffee Belton Art Gallery
October 8 – Speed Networking Luncheon Meeting TBA
November 1 – First Friday Coffee TBA
November 2 – Holiday Extravaganza Belton High School
November – Turkey Bowl Aaron’s Family Fun Center
November 12 – Luncheon Meeting TBA
November 28 & 29 – Office Closed, Thanksgiving
December 6 – First Friday Coffee Family Tree Furniture
December – Awards Luncheon Meeting TBA
December 24 – January 2 – Office Closed, Christmas & New Year’s
Check the Chamber website calendar or 

call the office for 

more info!
If you have news you want to share with thousands of contacts through the Chamber’s email and social media pages, send your announcements to the Chamber by end of the day on Fridays to be included in our Monday Morning Member News & Announcements.
Contact the Chamber office if you are interested in hosting an upcoming Chamber event such as First Friday Coffee, After Hours Business Mixer, Business Outreach Class, Luncheon Meeting or maybe even a Special Event. We have many sponsorship and advertising opportunities available as well as committee and volunteer openings.
Make the most of your Chamber membership!
Not a member? Know someone who could benefit by becoming a member?
Give us a call – we love referrals!
Because First Friday Coffee is such a popular Chamber networking event, we are offering a new morning opportunity for making important business connections!
Join us for the Chamber’s NETWORKING OVER COFFEE, and, if you would like to schedule one at your business, just give us call!
These will be scheduled by request only
and please note the hours are 8:00 – 9:00 AM.
Friday, January 18
8:00 – 9:00 AM
Belton and Grandview
Chambers of Commerce
Joint Luncheon Meeting
Thursday, February 28, 2019
12:00 – 1:30
$20 per person, RSVP to the Belton Chamber Office Please
Join our team! TB&Co has an immediate opening for a temporary, part-time Administrative Assistant in our Olathe, KS office. Duties include answering phones, greeting clients, assemble and proof tax returns, general office duties. Hours are 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Monday through Friday (w/ an hour lunch) from approx. Jan. 22 through Apr. 17, 2019.
If you have a friendly personality, a strong understanding of Microsoft Office programs and have the ability to multitask and work under pressure, apply today!
Please send resume and cover letter to Dana McIntire at
Marketing Representative
SERVPRO® of Harrisonville, Belton, Raymore,
Do you love working with people and educating them?
Then, don’t miss your chance to join our Franchise as a new Marketing Representative. In this position, you will be making a difference each and every day. We have a sincere drive toward the goal of helping make fire and water damage “Like it never even happened”!
We’re seeking someone who is comfortable meeting new people, who has excellent communication skills, and who is a serious multi-tasker. If you are self-motivated and have superb interpersonal skills, then you’ll thrive in this work environment. Our idea of the ultimate candidate is one who is proactive, is experienced, truly enjoys providing superior service, and loves taking ownership. Are you highly dependable and excited about routinely exceeding expectations? Then, you may be our perfect hero!
As a valued SERVPRO® Franchise employee, you will receive a competitive pay rate, with lots of opportunity to learn and grow.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Meet or exceed assigned sales quota by executing the sales cycle, setting up closing appointments, maintaining assigned contact lists, participating in professional associations, providing lunch and learns, and promoting continuing education courses
  • Conduct objective-to-objective daily marketing contacts, build customer relationships and rapport by educating them on the reasons SERVPRO® is the best cleaning and restoration company in the world
  • Increase sales territory revenue by consistently achieving sales territory goals
Position Requirements
  • A minimum two years of progressively responsible business-to-business sales experience
  • Experience with sales and marketing within the service sector
  • Superb sales, customer service, administrative, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Strong business and financial background and process-and-results-driven attitude
  • Experience in the commercial cleaning and restoration or insurance industry is desired
  • Working knowledge of current business software technologies is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or business or equivalent experience
  • Ability to successfully complete a background check subject to applicable law
Send your resume today!
Skip the lengthy application process!
Text HIREME to 85760 to schedule an interview.
What we are looking for:

We are looking for a Pastry Chef that prepares and creates company products from start to finish. The pastry chef must know and follow established recipes to achieve brand consistency and quality standards set by the company. This includes maintaining a sanitary work area during and after work processes are fulfilled, following safety requirements, measuring, mixing, pouring or shaping pastries, observing proper cook temperatures and times, and applying proper toppings, glaze or packaging to finished product. This position requires excellent time management skills and the ability to work quickly and well under pressure. This position is part of the Back of House team, reports directly to the Head Pastry Chef and indirectly to the general manager of the store.


Belton History

Belton was platted in 1871.[6] The city was likely named for surveyor Capt. Marcus Lindsey Belt.[7] A post office called Belton has been in operation since 1872.[8]

Click HERE to read about Belton Missouri history!