Spring Valley Chamber Spotlights
Our Chamber Spotlight business this month is Valley Home Improvement. VHI is a huge asset to our community. Our community is very lucky to have Matt & Cheyanne, always willing to lend a helping hand. Look them up for all your building needs! When were you established? 1982, but been in Spring Valley since 1995 What services are offered? We have the knowledge and experience to guide you through any size building project. We supply materials for any type of project you can dream up. House packages, decks, roofing, pole sheds, windows, interior and exterior doors, cabinets and everything in between. We can also assist in selections and color schemes to make sure everything fits your preferences and style just right. We work very close with many local contractors to help with your project. What do you want people to know about your business? We are a member of a large buying group which helps our buying power. This allows us access to every product available. We are able to be competitive against the big box stores. We encourage all to check our pricing. We offer free estimates and delivery. We have been involved in many projects over the years from small to large. We recently supplied all the material on a $10 million project from the framing materials down to the paint and everything in between. How many employees? 9 What do you like about having a business in Spring Valley? It has been fun being part of multi-generational building projects. We have many customers that we are now helping on the third generation. It has also been fun seeing the town grow/change and fix up existing properties. Fun fact about your business? Owner Matt and main estimator Scott have a combined 50+ years of knowledge and experience in the construction industry. Phone: 507-346-2233 website: www.vhisv.com
Spring Valley Chamber of Commerce newest board member is Tiffany Mundfrom. TIffany has been a lifelong member of the Spring Valley Community where she lives with her husband Eric and 3 kids, Hunter, Noah and Esme. How many years on Chamber? One Why did you join Chamber? I am interested in doing more as a business owner to help support our local businesses and promote all that Spring Valley has to offer. Business and committees you serve on and how long have you been employed at your jobs? I’ve work at Mayo Clinic for 15 years in various rolls within development(philanthropy), finance, and supply chain solutions. I’m also a Realtor licensed with Property Brokers of Minnesota. I’ve had my license for 4 years and recently opened an office in downtown Spring Valley. Community involvement: -SV Chamber board (Christmas on Historic Broadway) -Wednesdays on Broadway (NEW community event coming summer 2022) -KSP-Kingsland School Parents -Kingsland School Board What do you like most about Spring Valley? I love that, in Spring Valley, the feeling of community and family can seem interchangeable. It’s evident in the way that people and businesses come together to support each other and rally behind each other in times of need. I love that Spring Valley continues to grow, promoting our school through collaborative innovation, and truly has so much to offer in terms of businesses that you do not need to leave town to have your needs met.
Spring Valley Chamber Business Spotlight is Good Earth Village. Good Earth Village is a great asset to our community, it is hidden back in the beautiful bluff country. They have so much to offer to people of all ages. Please check it out. Phone: 507-346-2494 website: www.goodearthvillage.org When were you established? 1969 What services are offered? Summer Camp programs, full service retreat center with rental services for lodging, camping, meals, and wedding packages, leadership development training, and community service opportunities. What do you want people to know about your business? Good Earth Village has served Southeast Minnesota for over 50 years and through our summer camp programming we have developed great leaders in ministry and other organizations around the country. How many employees? 6 full time staff and 5 part time staff. What do you like about having a business in Spring Valley? Spring Valley offers a variety of businesses and activities in Southeast Minnesota and we love that we have been a part of this community for as long as we have. The variety we have as a community makes it easier to support each other and offer great experiences to those that visit. Fun fact about your business? Good Earth Village has nearly 500 acres of beautiful land for all to explore and experience. Hiking and fishing are popular things in the warmer season on site while snowshoeing and sledding are some great winter season activities that you can do here.
This months Chamber Board Spotlight is James Bradley. James is one of our newest Chamber Board members. He has already proven to be a great asset to our board with great fresh ideas. Name James “JB” Bradley Family I Love em! Hometown “Where the sun always shines!…FLORIDA!” How many years on Chamber? 6 months Why did you join Chamber? To help an already fun group funner! Business and committees you serve on and how long have you been employed at your jobs? Exit Realty, 3 years 6 months respectively and the Kingsland Athletic Booster Club. What do you like most about Spring Valley? The people
Owners: Linda & Vern Bennett Phone: 507-346-2804 website: Sunshinefoodstores.com What services are offered?
- We offer call in orders for customers over 65 to be picked up.
- We offer a full grocery line, produce and meat choices along with a full deli.
- We offer daily homemade lunch specials for 6.99. If you would like to be on the weekly lunch menu email list, contact Linda at the store to be added. 507-346-2804. We also offer carry out groceries for all customers.
- *We offer small to go catering jobs for weddings, funerals or whatever occasion you have a need for prepared food. Call ahead to talk to our deli manager, Kayla. What do you want people to know about your business? We have been in the grocery business a long time. We try our best to carry options for you the customer. We are open to suggestions if you have any you want to request. How many employees? 36 What do you like about having a business in Spring Valley? Spring Valley has that old fashioned small community feeling. People are friendly, caring and businesses help each other out all the time. People tell us from time to time they do appreciate a local grocery store so that is always nice to hear. We DO appreciate the opportunity to serve you and appreciate your business. Fun fact about your business? We have employed 3-4 members of 2 different families at the same time.
Meet Greg! He’s the new owner of Matt’s, and just like his mentor’s Chris and Dave, he will be performing all the same great services to our local community since 1959! What sets Matt’s Body Shop apart from other businesses in larger cities? Greg responded “At Matt’s Body Shop you are NOT treated like a number. We understand the inconvenience you are experiencing due to your vehicle problems and do our best to fix it correctly and get it back in a timely manner.” *Services Provided: Collision Repair, Chassis and mechanical repair, and routine maintenance. They also specialize in alignments and tires.