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Programs/Events

Programs and Events
The Streator Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosts many seminars, meetings, and networking events throughout the year.  Read below to learn more about these exciting events available for all our members.

Business After Hours
Excellent networking event that rotates among member businesses and open to all Chamber members.   Our after hour events allow you to forge new business relationships and renew existing bonds while you grow your circle of contacts.

Business & Bagels 
The first Friday of the month the Chamber hosts a “Business & Bagels” breakfast networking event.   Each month a different company sponsors this unique opportunity.  Have a bagel, grab a cup of coffee, and network with your fellow chamber members.

Business Development
By partnering with the City of Streator, private enterprises, and government organizations, the Streator Chamber offers assistance to our area business start-ups and expansions.  Learn more by contacting the chamber directly.

Candidate Forums
Our forums bring candidates running for political office together with our local media, civic groups, and local voters, to educate all on the views of each candidate running for local, state, and federal offices.  Join other members and be an educated voter.  

Eggs N’ Issues
As need arises, the Chamber hosts educational breakfasts on a wide variety of topics related to current business issues.   Members have an opportunity to learn and discuss issues with leading experts.  Past topics include current legislative concerns, business networking, resource topics, etc.  Come learn with us!

Grand Openings & Ribbon Cuttings
The Chamber Ambassadors hosts Grand Openings & Ribbon Cuttings throughout the year as a way of celebrating miles stones for our community.   Whether celebrating a Grand Opening, moving to a new location,or a new business owners, this is a significant milestone in your business history. 

Marketing Opportunities
The Chamber offers a wide and diverse range of cost-effective marketing opportunities.  Promote your business through E-blasts, website advertising & member highlights, meeting/event sponsorships, and more! 

Ribbon Cuttings & Grand Opening
 The Chamber offers Grand Opening

Special Events
The Chamber hosts many annual events.  They serve as promotional opportunities for members and fundraising events for the Chamber.  Events include our Annual Meeting, Bowling Challenge, Golf Classic, Stems & Stilettos, Trivia Night, and more.  Your Chamber always serves as an active advocate for each of our members.