News from local businesses
News from local businesses
- People’s Resource Center is collecting new school supplies through Aug. 7th for families in need. Please consider buying supplies, donating online, or purchasing from their Target, Walmart, and Amazon wishlists for easy delivery! PRC food pantries in Wheaton and Westmont are also open and accepting donations.
- Looking for an option to buy local for masks? District 34 parent Jessica Slawa can help you! Check out her Etsy shop - https://www.etsy.com/shop/zevaroo or email a custom request at email@example.com. Jessica is donating masks at a 1:1 ratio, so your purchase will also help the community. Enter coupon code WINFIELD34 to save $3. Jessica can customize by request, including fabric choices and putting kids' names on the masks. Stay tuned for a "Winfield Tiger" offerings on blue colored fabric; all proceeds for the Tiger offerings will be donated to WEF!
- Local financial advisor Ben Grey of Edward Jones will be hosting seminars on saving for college in June and July. This is a free, virtual seminar for parents and grandparents who are saving for college and have questions about the best strategies. July 24 at 4:00pm. I am happy to add additional dates if necessary or even schedule individual calls with any parents that can't attend. Contact Ben at at 630-653-2439 | Ben.Grey@edwardjones.com | edwardjones.com/ben-grey | 27W105 Geneva Rd
- We are grateful for the support of long-time community partner, Entree Kitchen, which helps busy families put meals on the table. leave the shopping, chopping, dicing and slicing to them and pick up some delicious ready-to-cook meals
- Manbot Coffee Roasters, a local roaster owned and operated by one of our school parents, is still bringing you the coffee you need and deserve during this crazy time in history. They are offering home delivery and make great teacher gifts!
- Essential Plumbing & Sewer, a school-parent owned business, is up and running recognizing that properly functioning plumbing in your home or business is especially critical, and taking all measures to prioritize your safety and health.
- Lions Panzek Martial Arts is offering online classes for the whole family at discounted prices, including a private lesson. Mental and physical exercise is important now, more than ever, and martial arts provides that and so much more!
- On behalf of Pack, Ship & More, our local packing, shipping, and printing business that is open and operating with safety as top priority, we’d like to remind you to wear a mask when you patronize local businesses. This is best for small business owners trying to remain compliant and for the health of those around you.
- Follow the Winfield Library on Facebook for the most recent updates and see their website for Downloadable books. Please note, if you log into eMediaLibrary or use the Libby app, your PIN is the same password you'd use to log in to the library catalog.
- Greater Winfield Chamber of Commerce has posted a list of essential businesses with their current operating details.
- Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce has resources and news related to COVID-19, local businesses, and information and donation options for local food pantries