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.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR THE ANNUAL DINNER & AWARDS CEREMONY
Saturday, January 24, 2015 - EIU University Union - Social Hour starts at 5:00 PM.  Individual tickets and tables available.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE RESERVATION FORM.
INFORMATIONAL MEETING ON TRAVEL PROGRAMS FOR 2015.
Thursday, January 15 at 5:00 PM in the basement meeting room of Charleston City Hall, 520 Jackson Avenue. Information on new travel program to northern Italy and Treasures of Ireland trip in April.
CLICK HERE FOR FLYER ON INFORMATIONAL MEETING.
NEW TRAVEL PROGRAM FOR 2015!
Discover the beauty and romance of northern Italy. Travel to Venice and the Italian Lakes for 9 days and 7 nights. Highlights include Milan, Lake Como, Bellagio, Verona, Venice and a day trip to Lugano, Switzerland. Depart Chicago on October 19, 2015. $3,345 per person/double.
CLICK HERE FOR FLYER AND RESERVATION FORM.
WE STILL HAVE A FEW SPACES AVAILABLE FOR THE IRELAND TRIP! Travel to the Emerald Isle and experience the "Treasures of Ireland"
for 9 days and  7 nights. Highlights include Dublin, the Cliffs of Moher, Ring of Kerry, Blarney Castle, Muckross House and Galway. Depart Chicago on April 20, 2015. $3,045 per person/double.
CLICK HERE FOR FLYER & RESERVATION FORM.

MEMBERSHIP

The Chamber is the premier member driven business organization which delivers value to connect and engage. Increase your business's visibility by taking advantage of the many diverse networking and promotional opportunities. An investment in the Chamber improves your ability to reach new customers and grow your business. Find out about these member benefits and more.

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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Welcome New Members

We invite you to look through the new Charleston Community Profile & Resource Guide and find out what makes this a great place to live, work, shop, learn and play!
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