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Movie and Town Hall

Posted on Apr 18, 2018

Movie and Town Hall

On April 14, before a target audience of at least 150 people from Proviso Township and beyond, we’ll host a town hall-style dialogue about themes such as: African American cultural representation, hiring opportunities in the film industry, gentrification, and the prison industrial complex, among many more. Help us enlighten and empower by becoming a sponsor of this event.

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Helping Small Businesses Succeed Connecting to Resources and Capital

Posted on Apr 7, 2018

Helping Small Businesses Succeed Connecting to Resources and Capital

Hinsdale Bank and Trust, Community Reinvestment Fund USA, Melrose Park and The Bellwood Chamber of Commerce are partnering to present an Access to Capital Seminar at the April Meeting of the Bellwood and Melrose Park Chamber of Commerce. We would like to address issues that directly impact entrepreneurs and offer suggestions that will support their efforts. Our suggested topics will be: Sustainability of Small Businesses Panelists will discuss community partnerships and other strategies that have effectively assisted bringing capacity and access to captial to entrepreneurs. They will address...

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2018 Semi-Annual Meeting

Posted on Feb 22, 2018

2018 Semi-Annual Meeting

Please join us for our semi-annual member meeting.Click here for more details

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Holiday Party Extravaganza

Posted on Dec 3, 2017

Holiday Party Extravaganza

Maywood & Bellwood Joint Chamber of Commerce Holiday Party Extravaganza Thursday, December 7th, 2017 Networking 5:30 pm Heavy D’oeuvres 6:30 pm Loyola University – Stritch School of Medecine – 2160 S. First Avenue – Building 120 – ROOM 100 Cash Bar – Live Jazz Band – Christmas Tree Decorating Contest – Pictures – Lots of FUN!! $25 – Chamber Member $30 – Friend of the Chamber Member Please call Christopher J. Parker with any questions – 815-517-2899 Register...

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Increasing Cash Flow Performance

Posted on Sep 26, 2017

Increasing Cash Flow Performance

“Increasing Cash Flow Performance” Featuring a Special Interview of Illinois’ SBA specialist, Mr. Mark Ferguson by Illinois’ SBDC Director, Melissa Duff Brown Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 – 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm STACY’s CAFE – 845 Mannheim Rd. Bellwood, IL. 60104 Luncheon Rates: $10 Bellwood Chamber Member $20 Future Chamber Member RSVP: www.bellwood-chamber.org Or call us at: (708) 397-6646  ...

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Vendor Fair 2017

Posted on Aug 7, 2017

Vendor Fair 2017

You are invited to participate as a vendor in the upcoming Business Resource and Membership Drive for the Bellwood Chamber of Commerce. This event will take place on September 15th, 2017 at Stevenson Park, 3105 Washington Blvd, Bellwood, IL 60104. Simply put, small businesses have consistently played a major role in economic growth because they create so many jobs, however, only about two-thirds of businesses will survive 2 years in business, and half of all businesses will survive 5 years. We want to help change this epidemic. We anticipate a minimum of 250 businesses from the western...

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