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Quick 5 with the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce

Quick 5 with the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce

By Quick 5 with The Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce

Quick 5 is a podcast aimed at highlighting businesses and non-profits in Morgan Hill as well as topics that affect our business community. Each episode will feature a member of the Morgan Hill business community, in conversation with Co-Hosts, CEO / President of The Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce Nick Gaich, and The Chamber's Director of Media and Podcast Producer, Kylie McLaughlin. The guests, each an expert in their business, answer 5 questions and we learn more about the people behind the businesses that make Morgan Hill the greatest city in the Bay Area!
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Quick 5: Mount Madonna School Learning Journey's Pt2

Quick 5 with the Morgan Hill Chamber of CommerceApr 25, 2023

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Quick 5: Kiwanis Morgan Hill
Sep 29, 202317:30
Quick 5: Creative Manufacturing Solutions
Sep 26, 202328:22
Quick 5: The Morgan Hill Yoga Collective
Sep 07, 202327:59
Quick 5: The City of Morgan Hill - Fourth Saturday Downtown Street Series
Aug 22, 202318:55
Quick 5: Jacob's Heart - Children's Cancer Support Services
Aug 15, 202331:28
Quick 5: Global Mortgage
Aug 07, 202315:36
Quick 5: Westmont of Morgan Hill
Aug 01, 202313:14
Quick 5: LegalShield
Jul 25, 202324:08
Quick 5: The Morgan Hill Historical Society
Jul 21, 202321:32
Quick 5: All One Solar Shine
Jun 28, 202319:51
Quick 5: Guild Mortgage Morgan Hill
Jun 23, 202315:47
Quick 5: Steve Tate Morgan Hill Library
Jun 01, 202316:29
Quick 5: MG Constructors & Engineers
May 17, 202315:28
Quick 5: Rotary Morgan Hill / DAZZLE
May 17, 202312:11
Quick 5: The Health and Wellness Fair
May 06, 202309:36
Quick 5: Alma Bonita Animal Rescue
Apr 29, 202322:24
Quick 5: Mount Madonna School Learning Journey's Pt2
Apr 25, 202328:04
Quick 5: Local on Main
Apr 11, 202312:30
Quick 5: The Poppy Jasper International Film Festival
Mar 23, 202325:36
Quick 5: Santa Clara Valley Wine Auction
Mar 13, 202318:51
Quick 5: AAUW Morgan Hill
Mar 09, 202318:07
Quick 5: Mount Madonna School - Learning Journeys (Part 1)
Feb 28, 202318:07
Quick 5: Informed Choices
Feb 26, 202314:32
Quick 5: CURATE Design
Feb 06, 202310:26
Quick 5: loanDepot
Jan 23, 202309:52
Quick 5: Mayor Mark Turner - A Look Forward

Quick 5: Mayor Mark Turner - A Look Forward

On this episode of Quick 5 Chamber CEO Nick Gaich sat down with Mark Turner, the newly appointed Mayor of Morgan Hill, and asked him to think towards the future by playing out a scenario.. it's mid April and Mayor Turner is being asked to reflect on the accomplishments of his first 100 days in office. What is he hoping he'll be able to say? Mayor Turner speaks towards his hopes for working with the city council and city team; on developing more accessible avenues of communication between himself and the community; and about his hopes for building stronger relationships with local groups and organizations as well as those in surrounding cities and at the state level. Listen now to hear Mayor Mark Turner talk about some of his hopes and plans for his first 100 days in office!


City Website: https://www.morganhill.ca.gov
                        https://www.choosemorganhill.com

City Hall:
17575 Peak Avenue
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Phone: 408-779-7271

Sign up for the city's weekly 411!
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Follow City of Morgan Hill on all of their socials!

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/morganhillengage
                  https://www.facebook.com/ChooseMorganHill

Instagram: @cityofmorganhill  @choosemorganhill


Be sure to follow us so you know when new episodes are uploaded!

Have questions or know a business that deserves to be spotlighted?
Email us at info@morganhillchamber.org with the subject line "Quick 5"

Jan 13, 202313:07
Quick 5: Epic Auto Repair
Jan 10, 202311:40
Quick 5: South Valley Science and Engineering Initiative (SVSEI)
Dec 03, 202219:45
Quick 5: The Secret Door
Nov 24, 202225:58
Quick 5: Hydroponic Farm @ Ann Sobrato High School
Nov 24, 202212:08
Quick 5: Mount Madonna School

Quick 5: Mount Madonna School

On this episode of Quick 5 Chamber CEO Nick Gaich sits down with Head of Mount Madonna School, Ann Goewert, to discuss Mount Madonna's teaching philosophy and curriculum and what has their students loving their learning experience. We also go over the admissions process for someone thinking about enrolling their child at Mount Madonna. Check out the links below and give this episode a listen to see if Mount Madonna School is the right choice for your family. 


There are two upcoming events for interested parents:

1. Pre & K Discovery Day, November 10, 9:30-11:00am

Parents with preschool and kindergarten-age children are invited to come and explore Mount Madonna's early childhood education program, Montessori lessons, gardening, art, baking and music, combined with lots of outdoor exploration. A few spots are still open for the 2022-23 school year.

Meet teachers and learn how Mount Madonna School’s transformative approach to education is within reach for your family.

2. Campus Tour, December 2, 10:00am-12:00pm
Visit the 375-acre campus and see MMS in action. Let us answer your questions and share details about our unique program which combines rigorous academics, a vibrant arts curriculum, and an emphasis on well-being and social emotional learning. Financial assistance and bus transportation are offered; learn how Mount Madonna School’s transformative approach to education is within reach for your family.

Mount Madonna School is still accepting applications for 2022-23 mid-year transfers; and enrollment for 2023-24 opens in December.

Website: https://www.mountmadonnaschool.org/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mountmadonnaschool

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mountmadonnaschool/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/mountmadonna

Nov 03, 202219:00
Quick 5: 2022 Candidate Forum
Oct 27, 202201:52:26
Quick 5: Cheri Brown - Medicare Specialist
Oct 26, 202217:04
Quick 5: Operation Freedom Paws
Oct 01, 202221:37
Quick 5: Life Media Group / Vision 2020
Sep 20, 202216:10
Quick 5: Valley Water

Quick 5: Valley Water

In this episode of Quick 5 Chamber CEO Nick Gaich sits down with Valley Water's Director of District 1 and 2022 Board Chair pro tem, John Varela to talk water usage mandates and local projects happening here in Morgan Hill.


Contact Valley Water:
Valleywater.org | (408) 265-2600 | access.valleywater.org

Mailing Address
Santa Clara Valley Water District
5750 Almeden Expressway
San Jose CA 95118-3686

Local Project Updates:

Information on water usage mandate:

Information on water recycling plant - https://valleywaternews.org/2022/04/25/silicon-valley-advanced-water-purification-center-receives-multiple-awards-for-its-excellence/

Gavilan College water career webpage - https://www.gavilan.edu/academic/water/h20_careers.php

Valley Water internship program - https://www.valleywater.org/paid-summer-internships

MHCoC Economic Development Meeting link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83203462001 

Aug 31, 202223:56
Quick 5: Susan & Charles Berghoff Foundation (episode 3)

Quick 5: Susan & Charles Berghoff Foundation (episode 3)

To wrap up our 3-part series on dementia and brain health, the Susan and Charles Berghoff Foundation invited special guests Debbie Vasquez from the City of Morgan Hill, and Peggy Martin, co-founder of Family Wealth Consultants Inc and Board Member of the Berghoff Foundation. Debbie and Peggy will talk with our host Nick Gaich about the unique challenges of dementia caregiving and where to find caregiving resources right here in our community, our county, and at our fingertips online.

Website: www.berghoff-foundation.org

Social media: www.facebook.com/cureLBD

Email: info@berghoff-foundation.org

Today's Guests:

Debbie Vasquez, Recreation Supervisor, City of Morgan Hill, debbie.vasquez@mhcrc.com

Peggy Martin, MSFS, ChFC, CASL, Family Wealth Consultants, Inc.; Board CFO, Susan and Charles Berghoff Foundation, peggy@fwcg.net

Disclaimer from Peggy Martin: "I am a Financial Advisor.  I am not an attorney, and I cannot practice law.  I do work very closely with Estate Planning attorneys in conjunction with my clients."

Additional Resources:

Santa Clara County Aging and Adult Services: https://socialservices.sccgov.org/about-us/department-aging-and-adult-services

City of Morgan Hill Senior Support Services: https://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/264/Senior-Support-Services

Sourcewise: https://mysourcewise.com/

A Place for Mom: https://www.aplaceformom.com/

Preparing to Care: https://www.aarp.org/caregiving/prepare-to-care-planning-guide/

The Conversation Project: https://theconversationproject.org/

Aug 24, 202232:54
Quick 5: Susan & Charles Berghoff Foundation (Episode 2)
Aug 17, 202223:17
Quick 5: Susan and Charles Berghoff Foundation (episode 1)
Aug 09, 202220:24
Quick 5: Sushi Confidential

Quick 5: Sushi Confidential

On this episode of Quick 5 our CEO Nick Gaich sits down for a conversation with owner and proprietor of Sushi Confidential, Randy Musterer! 

Morgan Hill Location: 17340 Monterey Road

Hours: SUN: 11AM-9PM | MON-THURS: 11:30AM-9PM | FRI: 11:30AM-11:30PM | SAT: 11AM-11:30PM

Website: www.sushiconfidential.com

Socials: @sushiconfidential and Sushi Confidential Morgan Hill on Facebook

Aug 03, 202223:47
Quick 5: City of Morgan Hill on Affordable Housing (part 2)

Quick 5: City of Morgan Hill on Affordable Housing (part 2)

On this episode of Quick 5 we bring back Rebecca Garcia, Director of Housing for Morgan Hill, along with Matthew Mahood, Director of Economic Development, and Jennifer Carmen, Director of Community Development, to discuss the need for affordable housing in relation to business growth. 


Contact Information:

City Hall
17575 Peak Avenue, Morgan Hill CA
408-779-7271

Rebecca Garcia
Rebecca.garcia@morganhill.ca.gov
408-310-4637

Matthew Mahood
Matthew.mahood@morganhill.ca.gov
408-310-4652

Jennifer Carman
Jennifer.carman@morganhill.ca.gov
408-310-4657


Want more information on affordable housing in Morgan Hill? Check out these links!

City Website: www.morganhill-hill.ca.gov/629/housing

Economic Development Website: www.choosemorganhill.com/housing-programs

Economic Development Newsletter: www.choosemorganhill.com/enewsletter

Morgan Hill’s Housing Resource Guide in both English and Spanish:
English: http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/19598/housing-resource-guide-updated-08-20-2021?bidld=
Spanish: http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/19913/housing-resource-guide-spanish-update-08-20-2021?bidld=

Housing Search Tips: www.youtube.com/watch?v=8r2hBuhzUDU

Rental Assistance for Santa Clara County Residents:
http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/35735/santa-clara-county-homelessness-prevention----rental-assistance-nov-2019pdf?bidld=

Project Sentinel for Eviction Rights and Tenant Landlord Disputes:
http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/39570/santa-clara-county-rental-services-flyer?bidld=

Housekeys, the city administrator of the Below Market Rate ownership and rental program:
https://www.housekeys1.com/

Affordable Housing Town Hill covering Morgan Hill's Housing Programs and how to access them:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdDsc0tmtwc

Thanks for listening! Follow us to know when we release new episodes!

Jul 06, 202221:43
Quick 5: D.R. Domenichini Construction
Jun 28, 202215:27
Quick 5: The FillerUp Shop

Quick 5: The FillerUp Shop

In this episode of Quick 5, CEO and President of The Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce, Nick Gaich, sits down with Julie Lucido to talk about her business, The FillerUp Shop, Morgan Hill's best option for refilling cleaning and hygiene products! The FillerUp Shop makes refilling easy with a wide range of options available in store and for curb-side pickup and delivery.

The FillerUp Shop
125 W. Main Ave, Morgan Hill CA

website: Fillerup.shop

phone: 408-675-9283

Can also be found at The Morgan Hill Farmer's Market every third Saturday of the month.

Jun 22, 202214:43
Quick 5: City of Morgan Hill on Affordable Housing

Quick 5: City of Morgan Hill on Affordable Housing

In this episode of Quick 5, CEO and President of the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce sits down with Rebecca Garcia, Housing Director, and Michelle Bigelow, City Public Information Officer, to discuss Affordable Housing in Morgan Hill. This is just the first in our series with the city on housing.

City Hall Location and Hours:
17575 Peak Avenue, Morgan Hill 95037
Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM

Rebecca Garcia, Housing Director
Rebecca.garcia@morganhill.ca.gov
408-310-4637

Michelle Bigelow, Public Information Coordinator
Michelle.bigelow@morganhill.ca.gov
408-310-4678

Christie Thomas, Housing Program Coordinator
christie.thomas@morganhill.ca.gov
408-310-4674


Want more information on affordable housing in Morgan Hill? Check out these links!

Morgan Hill’s Housing Resource Guide in both English and Spanish:
English: http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/19598/housing-resource-guide-updated-08-20-2021?bidld=
Spanish: http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/19913/housing-resource-guide-spanish-update-08-20-2021?bidld=

Rental Assistance for Santa Clara County Residents:
http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/35735/santa-clara-county-homelessness-prevention----rental-assistance-nov-2019pdf?bidld=

Project Sentinel for Eviction Rights and Tenant Landlord Disputes:
http://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/documentcenter/view/39570/santa-clara-county-rental-services-flyer?bidld=

Housekeys, the city administrator of the Below Market Rate ownership and rental program:
https://www.housekeys1.com/

Affordable Housing Town Hill covering Morgan Hill's Housing Programs and how to access them:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdDsc0tmtwc


Thanks for listening! Follow us to know when we release new episodes!

Jun 15, 202229:09
Quick 5: Pavers By Design

Quick 5: Pavers By Design

In this episode of Quick 5 with The Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce, Chamber CEO/President Nick Gaich has 5 questions for owner of Pavers By Design, Bob Traina.


Address: 409 Tennent Station Way, Unit 201, Morgan Hill CA 95037

Website: www.paversbydesignca.com

Phone Number: (408) 456-9229
Call Now for a FREE design consultation and estimate!

Jun 08, 202211:02
Quick 5: The City of Morgan Hill - A Conversation on the 2022-23 City Budget

Quick 5: The City of Morgan Hill - A Conversation on the 2022-23 City Budget

In this episode of Quick 5 with The Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce, Chamber CEO/President Nick Gaich has 5 questions for Christina Turner, Morgan Hill City Manager, about the 2022-2023 city budget. 

City Hall Location: 17575 Peak Avenue, Morgan Hill CA, 95037

Budget Document: https://www.morgan-hill.ca.gov/463/budget-and-financialdocument

City Financial Department: (408) 779-7237

Christina Turner (City Manager)
Phone: (408) 776-7382
Email: Christina.turner@morganhill.ca.gov

Monica Delgado (Budget Manager)
Phone: (408) 833-8742
Email: monica.delgado@morganhill.ca.gov

May 31, 202223:15
Quick 5: OT Park

Quick 5: OT Park

In this episode Chamber CEO/President Nick Gaich talks with Dr. Hiral Khatri and her husband and business partner Munjal Khatri of OT Park: Pediatric Therapy Services & Sensory Gym. 

Website: otpark.com

Social Media: @otparkbox

Email: hello@otpark.com

Phone Number: (669) 888-3636

Location: 284 Digital Drive, Morgan Hill CA 95037

Hours: Mon-Fri 8AM-7PM, Sat 10AM-4PM


May 24, 202217:32