Providing leadership, service and resources to our members by supporting business growth and development, community activities and civic improvement.
Membership Lists: The Chamber membership list is available to all members. Target your mailing to those who can benefit from what you are offering.
Low-cost Advertising Opportunities within the Chamber: Your membership allows you access to our website's Member Center. With your personal login and password, you can create news releases, hot deals, post events to our calendar, logos, pictures and a You-Tube videos to your member listing. We will post your specials, flyers and events on our Facebook page as well as in our weekly E-newsletter.
An East Peoria Chamber of Commerce membership provides opportunities for positive interaction and networking with customers, suppliers, and most importantly, new clients.
Annual Dinner: This fun-filled evening is the Chamber's premier event. We reflect on the past and look forward to the opportunities in the year to come. Awards are presented each year to the East Peoria Distinguished Citizen of the Year, Distinguished Company of the Year, Ambassador of the Year and Green Company of the Year.
Mayor's Prayer Breakfast: This annual event serves to refresh the spirit of members.
Terry Brewer Memorial Golf Classic: Join fellow Chamber members "fore" a "tee"rific day of golf and relationship building. Invite potential clients to join your foursome for some quality networking or use this event as a promotional opportunity for your business. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Terry Brewer Memorial Scholarship and the Chamber's Business Scholarship.
Oktoberfest: East Peoria's Premiere Business Expo
This annual autumn business exposition is offered to the Chamber members and offers outstanding opportunities for business-to-business networking, business displays, food and beverages.
Business After Hours: This free event is hosted by a Chamber member business, usually on a monthly basis. It is a relaxed networking and social gathering to meet fellow Chamber members.
Eggs & Issues: These monthly meetings help you stay up-to-date on current issues impacting the community and your business.
Leadership School: Students in this civic education program receive information on the community, local businesses, and government to instill a sense of community pride and respect.
Membership Directory: This simple online tool through ChamberMaster lists members alphabetically and by products or services offered. Stand out from other businesses when customers are looking for your service or product by posting your logo, pictures, videos, website, map and social media links.
Ribbon Cuttings: Opening a new location, recently remodeled or celebrating a milestone anniversary? Show off your business! Pick the date and time and we'll promote it on our website, on our calendar, in our newsletter and to our social media sites. Photos are uploaded onto our Facebook page and included in our newsletter to offer greater exposure for your business.
E-Newsletter: Our weekly newsletter distributed via email to all our member contacts offers a no-cost opportunity to promote your business activities, announcements, events and specials.
Social Media: Utilize our Facebook page to promote your business, events and specials. We can post pictures, flyers, announcements and videos.