Ambassador Visits February 2024

posted in Chamber of Commerce on February 28, 2024

Waverly Chamber Ambassadors Recognize Area Businesses

Waverly, IA – The Waverly Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently held a ribbon cutting for one business in Waverly, presenting them with a First Dollar Award, and presented two businesses with Progress Awards.

The Ambassadors presented Kori Chamberlin, executive director of All in Mentoring with a Progress Award to celebrate AIM’s new part-time hire, Match Coordinator Danielle Duppong, as well as new mentors in the program. All in Mentoring pairs adult mentors with kids in K-6th grade, with school and community mentoring programs that allow children and mentors to play games, do crafts, attend community events, go bowling, and much more. AIM exists to “fill the gaps,” helping every child have the support they need to become who they were created to be, by addressing the social, emotional, and mental health of the youth in our community. You can find more information about All in Mentoring on their website,

The Ambassadors presented Alex Stutzman, owner of Lover’s Lane Lookout, with a First Dollar Award and a ribbon cutting celebrating the opening of their vacation rental property in July 2023. Lover’s Lane Lookout is located within walking distance of downtown Waverly, offers a private hot tub on the lower deck, and features a ‘Kid’s Corner’ for little ones. For more information on Lover’s Lane Lookout, visit their Facebook page.

The Ambassadors presented Jill Krall, executive director of the Waverly-Shell Rock Area United Way with a Progress Award to celebrate the creation of Waverly CAN (Caring Assistance Network). The mission of the Caring Assistance Network is to coordinate the delivery of community resources to individuals and families residing in the greater Waverly area. To find out more about the Waverly-Shell Rock United Way or the CAN program, visit their website at

The Waverly Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Program serves as a public relations arm of the Waverly Chamber by welcoming new businesses, recognizing business expansion efforts, and recruiting new members to the organization.

For more information, please contact the Waverly Chamber of Commerce at (319) 352-4526 or

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