Upcoming Events

CLICK HERE for information about the Chamber Energy Buying Group - now available for both Electricity and Natural Gas.  To date we have saved our members over $350,000 for two contract periods. Download the "Request for Rate Quote" form here.
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A LUNCH PROGRAM ABOUT "KEYS TO COMMUNITY SUCCESS"
Wednesday, February 17 - 12 Noon - UHotel, Charleston

Chamber members, guests and community residents are invited to join Charleston community leaders for an open discussion regarding the present and future success of Charleston. During the lunch program Bryan Baker will address recent public safety concerns and identify the actual statistics for criminal activity in the area. Mayor Brandon Combs will then conclude the discussion with an appeal to community residents to join in a new dialogue to create a more positive community outlook. Tickets for individuals and tables of 8 available.
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COMMUNITY UPDATE BREAKFAST

Thursday, March 10 - 7:30 to 9:00 AM - UHotel, Charleston
Hear updates from: Mayor Brandon Combs (City of Charleston), Dr. David Glassman (EIU), Jim Littleford (Charleston School District), Dr. Josh Bullock (Lake Land College), and Angela Griffin (Coles Together)
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FABULOUS NEW TRAVEL PROGRAM FOR FALL 2016!
Discover the romance of the French Riviera on a 9-day tour from Nice, France to Ventimiglia, Italy to Monte Carlo, Antibes, Cannes and St. Tropez! Depart from Chicago on November 1 and return on November 9. Travelers can choose to fly to Nice. Inquire for rates.
Free informational meeting will be on Tuesday, February 23 at 4:30 PM at the Charleston Chamber office, 501 Jackson Avenue. Call 217-345-7041 for more information.
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CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD INFORMATIONAL MEETING FLYER

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BUSINESS

Charleston is a progressive community of over 21,000 located in East Central Illinois with a capable and willing workforce. Rich in the history of Abraham Lincoln. The area features a balance of industrial, agricultural, educational and cultural opportunities. The Chamber supports the retention and expansion of existing companies and organizations while seeking to attract new ones and foster an entrepreneurial spirit at all ages. Come see what we have to offer.

COMMUNITY

Charleston enjoys a rich heritage, stable economy, thriving agricultural base, diverse shopping, a variety of recreational activities, exceptional educational opportunities, an excellent health care system, theater, music, art and more. Whether your interest is in raising a family, attending the university, starting a business, or retiring in the area, see what Charleson has to offer for you. We invite you to share in our business and community life.

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