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.
PROGRESSIVE BUSINESS AFTER HOURS AROUND THE SQUARE
Thursday, June 11
4:30 to 7:00 PM
Start out the event at the First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust facility at 701 6th Street where you will receive a punch card listing the other participating locations around the square. Sign up to win prize baskets and gift cards. Food and drinks at each location. Complimentary drink ticket for everyone 21 or over to be redeemed at Roc’s Blackfront. Family friendly event for all.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FLYER.
FARMER OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS BEING TAKEN NOW
Nominations are now being taken for the 2015 Farmer of the Year. Award is presented as part of the Red, White & Blue Days Celebration. Deadline to submit nominations is Friday, June 5 at 4 PM.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD NOMINATION FORM.
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE LUNCH
hosted by the Chamber Diplomats
THURSDAY, JUNE 18 - 12:00 NOON
Unique Suites Hotel, Charleston
Updates from Springfield from State Senator Dale Righter and State Representative Reggie Phillips
CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR LUNCH ONLINE.
FOR THE LOVE OF GOLF . . .
Register now for the 40th Annual Charleston Chamber Golf Outing
Friday, June 26 - Charleston Country Club - Shotgun Start 12:00 Noon
Registration fee includes Driving Range, 18 Holes of Golf, Cart, 4 Mulligans, Lunch, Goodie Bag, beverages and snacks on the course, team photos and all contests.
NEW THIS YEAR: Fantasy Golf Scratch card games for a chance to win prizes and $500 cash. 
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE GOLF OUTING.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2015 REGISTRATION FORM.
SPONSORSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE 40TH ANNUAL GOLF OUTING.
Tee or Green Sponsor
Scratch Card Sponsor
Giveaways for all Golfers
Call the Chamber Office at 345-7041 for more details.
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.

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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.

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