Newsletters and Notices

In the May newsletter, we share details of our Refer a Friend program. We congratulate Tammy Portzline on her photo contest win; her photo will be featured on the 2015 phone book. Thank you to our South Slope Cares volunteers for helping out with Kids Against Hunger. In the Cooking Corner we share a recipe for Ham and Cheese Sliders. Brenda Kell is our May ASPIRE-ing Person! 

Please join us for the South Slope Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 in the South Slope Community Center. Please note, doors will open at 1:00pm with the start of business at 2:00pm. Members who attend will receive a coupon giving them a chance to win a prize at the Annual Meeting (board members, staff, and spouses are not eligible to win). Pastries and beverages will be served immediately following the meeting!

In addition, to the newsletter, a contact information update form was mailed to all residential customers. Completed forms should be sent to the South Slope business office. Thank you for your assistance! 


In The Connection this month, we congratulate our 2014 fourth quarter INS and South Slope Matching Grant recipients. We also thank our employees for their contributions to Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids' Sake event. In the Cooking Corner we share Amy's Oatmeal Cookie recipe. Congratulations to Amy Kubik Hasley for being our April ASPIRE-ing Person! Finally, we share some information regarding CPNI and your privacy. 

In addition to the newsletter, this month's bills include our Annual Meeting Pre-Notice and information on the election of directors. 


This month's edition of The Connection announces our college basketball contest, phone book cover photo contest, and phone book amnesty month! We also celebrate our ASPIRE-ing Employee, Sean Maher, and share a recipe for Crockpot Italian Chicken! In addition, if you are interested, you may register your residential and wireless telephone numbers for free on the National Do-Not-Call Registry online at or by telephone at 1-888-382-1222.


In this month's edition of The Connection, learn more about all TV Everywhere has to offer and how to access it for FREE with your South Slope TV package! We also share information about the Lifeline Assistance Program. In the Cooking Corner we share a delicious recipe for Healthy Hamburger Stroganoff. Congratulations to Anne Watkins our February ASPIRE-ing Person! 


In the first issue of 2015, we share some of the benefits of iWireless, our 4G network addition, and phones available at the South Slope business office. In our last edition of Celebrating our Communities, we highlight Shueyville. The Cooking Corner features Cranberry Chicken Casserole, courtesy of Mindi Johnson. Congratulations to John Tandy our South Slope January ASPIRE-ing Person! Thank you to everyone for your can drive contributions and for helping us meet our goal!




  • Join the South Slope Bowl Challenge by visiting! It is an awesome way to follow your favorite team and a great way to win special prizes!
  • Telephone users, please read the attached notice regarding the new Service Catalog. 

In The Connection this month, we invite the community to join us at Santa at South Slope on December 15 or 16 from 5:30pm-7:00pm at the South Slope Community Center. Our Sweets for Soldiers program is in full gear. If you have a friend or family member serving, please share their address with us by emailing or by calling 319-626-2211. We would love to send them South Slope holiday cheer along with our appreciation! In the Cooking Corner, Amy Kubik Hasley shares her Cookie Dough Truffles - perfect for the holidays! We extend our congratulations to Ron Forest who is the December ASPIRE-ing Person. We also spotlight the community of Watkins. 

In the November edition of The Connection we get ready for Sweets for Soldiers and our Holiday Food Drive. We also thank our staff for their involvement with the Especially for You Breast Cancer Race. Congratulations to our South Slope ASPIRE-ing Person Shelley Massell. In our Celebrating our Community section, we highlight Solon.  

In the October edition of The Connection, we celebrate National Cooperative Month! Visit our Facebook page or email and share why you love your coop for a chance to win a $100 Visa gift card.

We would like to congratulate TTT HB  and the North Liberty Optimists on the grants they received through our INS matching grant program. In the Cooking Corner, we share a great recipe for French Dip. A big congratulations to Jamie Bontrager who was awarded our second ever ASPIRE-ing Person! Finally, in our community spotlight, we look at the many things that make Tiffin a great community! 

In the September issue of The Connection, we share an NFL RedZone special, information on the 2014 phone book, and give a friendly reminder about our online bill pay. In the Cooking Corner, we feature Amy Kubik Hasley's recipe for Hot Chicken Dip; it is sure to be a crowd favorite this football season! Gary Veenstra is named our first ever South Slope ASPIRE-ing Person, congrats! We also celebrate the community of Oxford in our Community Spotlight. 

In the August 2014 edition of The Connection you will find a great summary of the Cooperative Member Annual Meeting that took place on June 11. In the Community Spotlight, you will learn more about the town of Swisher. In the Cooking Corner, Amy Kubik-Hasley has submitted another great recipe, Asian Turkey Burgers. To stay up on all the latest South Slope news, be sure to connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and at