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Free Grow with Google Seminar & Membership Outreach Tools Discussion
02/26/20

Join us for a free presentation with Google Representative Erin Bemis. The Topic is 'Reach Customers Online with Google'. Learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads.

In this workshop we’ll discuss best practices for:

  • Improving your website’s visibility in Google’s organic search results, on all devices
  • Creating a free Google My Business listing
  • Advertising your business on Google
After the Google presentation Matt Carnaghi, a member of the Marion Chamber Marketing Committee and with James Arthur Design Co in Marion, will outline the latest ChamberNation Membership tools to help you achieve online success!

Breakfast will be available at 8 am, with the presentation starting at 8:30 am. Including Q&A, the event should be over by 10:30 am.

Thank you to Heartland Regional Medical Center for workshop space and breakfast!

This presentation is sponsored by the Marion Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee.  This committee meets the third Wednesday of the month at 8am at the Chamber Office. 
Location: Heartland Regional Medical Center, Classrooms 1-4
3333 W Deyoung St
Marion, Il 62959

There are currently 35 spots remaining out of 100

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Membership Luncheon - March 2020
03/10/20

The Marion Chamber of Commerce Monthly Membership Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, March 10th at the Pavilion in Marion. Lunch service begins at 11:45 a.m.

This month's lunch presentation: TBD

This month's lunch will be provided by Kokopelli and will feature Lasagna, Salad, & Parmesan Bread.  

Journey Capital Associates is the sponsor of the this month's Monthly Membership luncheon. They are focused on asset management and assist their clients with implementing strategies to protect and enhance wealth accumulation. 

Registration for the event is $12 (payable to the Marion Chamber of Commerce) to those who RSVP prior to noon on the MONDAY before the luncheon. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. After noon on the Monday before the luncheon, no more registrations will be taken, however walk-ins will be accepted. Please note that the walk-in rate is $15.  

If you register for an event and are unable to attend, a 24-hour notice is required or you will be invoiced. Note: If you have registered and are unable to attend, you may transfer to a fellow employee without penalty. A refund will only be given to those with a paid registration who cancel more than 24 hours prior to the event. 

While members are welcome to bring flyers to the event, they will be placed at the luncheon entrance for pick up before or after the event. Luncheon table material placement will be reserved for the luncheon sponsor and chamber use. Flyers will also be displayed on a scrolling presentation before the luncheon begins. If you are interested in sharing flyers, please drop off up to 40 items at the office and email a PDF/JPG of the flyer to use in the pre-luncheon presentation.  Extra flyers can be picked up or used at the chamber office.
Location: The Pavilion
1602 Sioux Dr
Marion , IL 62959

There are currently 96 spots remaining out of 100

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10th annual Marion Chamber Foundation Bass Tournament
03/21/20

The Marion Chamber of Commerce Foundation is sponsoring the 10th annual two-person Bass Tournament at Pyramid Acres Marina on Saturday, March 21. The event is a fundraiser for the Marion Chamber Foundation. 

The tournament fee is $70 per team and optional $10 for Big Bass at 100% pay back. Entries will be limited to the first 150 teams. 

30% of the entry fees will go toward the Marion Chamber Scholarship Program. The Marion Chamber of Commerce currently offers two scholarships: John A. Logan College Two Year Tuition Waiver and a Grad Spree Scholarship. The Marion Chamber of Commerce Foundation awards these scholarships based on the amount of money generated by the fundraising efforts from the previous year. 


Location: Pyramid Acres Marina
12201 Marina Rd.
Marion, Il 62959

There are currently 138 spots remaining out of 150

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If you have any questions about this year's event, please call the Marion Chamber of Commerce at 618-997-6311. Paper registration forms are also available at the chamber office.




Lunch & Learn March 2020: The State of Leadership Featuring Mayor Mike Absher
03/25/20

This month's Lunch & Learn will be held on March 25th from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Heartland Regional Medical Center, Classroom 1 - 4.  Join fellow business leaders with special guest, Mayor Mike Absher. Lunch and drinks provided courtesy of Heartland Regional Medical Center. Contact the Marion Chamber at (618) 997-6311 or director@marionillinois.com to secure your seat or for more information. Registration available below.

Speaker Topic: 
What opportunities and challenges do we have as a community in 2020?  How can you be an influence in the leading of our city and region?

Marion Mayor Mike Absher will answer these questions and more as we look at our community’s direction, development, and decision making.  ?
 
Eat, learn, discuss & grow!  
Raise your leadership and connect with others in a fun learning environment!

In a brief amount of time, you will receive the best leadership principles, interact with other growing leaders, and discuss how to apply effective practices to your organization.  After each Lunch & Learn, you will walk away with at least one mind changing idea that will create a desire for motivation and self-improvement. This is the perfect professional development opportunity to increase levels of influence and potential in yourself and in the teams you lead.

Facilitator: Russell  Williams, Certified Leadership and Personal Growth Coach, Speaker, and Teacher. For more information, visit EmpowermentMentor.com/RussellWilliams

Leadership Marion is a development program for CEOs, entrepreneurs, managers, an all growing leaders --- coordinated by the Marion Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee. To learn more about Leadership Marion, go to: https://www.marionillinois.com/leadership.html
Location: Heartland Regional Medical Center
3333 West DeYoung Street
Marion , IL 62959

There are currently 93 spots remaining out of 100

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Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft Presentation
04/22/20

Join us for an informational presentation about Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft provided by the Illinois Attorney General's office in Carbondale. This event is open to the public. Registration is encouraged so we know for refreshments and you can receive additional information after the event.  

This presentation is sponsored by the Marion Chamber of Commerce Legislative Affairs Committee.  This committee meets the third Thursday of the month at 8am at South Porte Bank. 
Location: Scout Cabin
519 Parish Avenue
Marion, Il 62959


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Lunch & Learn June 2020
06/24/20

The Marion Chamber of Commerce hosts a Lunch & Learn each month as part of the Leadership Marion program, sponsored by Heartland Regional Medical Center. Admission is $15 per Marion Chamber member ($20 for non-Chamber). 

This month's Lunch & Learn will be held on June 24th from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Heartland Regional Medical Center, Classroom 1 - 4.  Lunch and drinks provided courtesy of Heartland Regional Medical Center. Contact the Marion Chamber at (618) 997-6311 or director@marionillinois.com to secure your seat or for more information. Registration available below.
 
Eat, learn, discuss & grow!  
Raise your leadership and connect with others in a fun learning environment!

In a brief amount of time, you will receive the best leadership principles, interact with other growing leaders, and discuss how to apply effective practices to your organization.  After each Lunch & Learn, you will walk away with at least one mind changing idea that will create a desire for motivation and self-improvement. This is the perfect professional development opportunity to increase levels of influence and potential in yourself and in the teams you lead.

Facilitator: Russell  Williams, Certified Leadership and Personal Growth Coach, Speaker, and Teacher. For more information, visit EmpowermentMentor.com/RussellWilliams

Leadership Marion is a development program for CEOs, entrepreneurs, managers, an all growing leaders --- coordinated by the Marion Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee. To learn more about Leadership Marion, go to: https://www.marionillinois.com/leadership.html
Location: Heartland Regional Medical Center
3333 West DeYoung Street
Marion , IL 62959

There are currently 100 spots remaining out of 100

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6th Annual Marion Chamber Legislative Summit
08/28/20

The 6th annual Marion Chamber of Commerce Legislative Summit will be held on Friday, August 28 at 11 a.m. at Kokopelli Clubhouse. 

Schedule:
11:00 am: Lunch, Menu TBD
11:30 am: Legislative Updates followed by Q&A session

After the Legislative updates, networking with community and state leaders will take place till 1:30 pm.

The registration fee for this event is $20 for members of the Marion Chamber ($25 for nonmembers).

If you register for the event and are unable to attend, a 24-hour notice is required or you will be invoiced. Note: If you have registered and are unable to attend, you may transfer to a fellow employee without penalty. A refund will only be given to those with a paid registration who cancel more than 24 hours prior to the event. 

The Legislative Affairs Committee meets on the third Thursday of each month at 8 a.m. at South Porte Bank in Marion. The Marion Chamber of Commerce Legislative Affairs Committee serves as a research and advisory committee for the Chamber's Board of Directors. The goals of the Legislative Affairs Committee are to monitor governmental matters that could impact the community or local business, present recommendations to the Chamber's Board of Directors, and to assist in the initiation of the appropriate action. The Legislative Affairs Committee is a non-partisan organization and shall neither endorse candidates for public office nor political parties.

 
Location: Kokopelli Clubhouse
1527 Champions Dr
Marion, IL 62959


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Lunch & Learn December 2020
09/16/20

The Marion Chamber of Commerce hosts a Lunch & Learn each month as part of the Leadership Marion program, sponsored by Heartland Regional Medical Center. Admission is $15 per Marion Chamber member ($20 for non-Chamber). 

This month's Lunch & Learn will be held on December 16th from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Heartland Regional Medical Center, Classroom 1 & 4.  Lunch and drinks provided courtesy of Heartland Regional Medical Center. Contact the Marion Chamber at (618) 997-6311 or director@marionillinois.com to secure your seat or for more information. Registration available below.
 
Eat, learn, discuss & grow!  
Raise your leadership and connect with others in a fun learning environment!

In a brief amount of time, you will receive the best leadership principles, interact with other growing leaders, and discuss how to apply effective practices to your organization.  After each Lunch & Learn, you will walk away with at least one mind changing idea that will create a desire for motivation and self-improvement. This is the perfect professional development opportunity to increase levels of influence and potential in yourself and in the teams you lead.

Facilitator: Russell  Williams, Certified Leadership and Personal Growth Coach, Speaker, and Teacher. For more information, visit EmpowermentMentor.com/RussellWilliams

Leadership Marion is a development program for CEOs, entrepreneurs, managers, an all growing leaders --- coordinated by the Marion Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee. To learn more about Leadership Marion, go to: https://www.marionillinois.com/leadership.html
Location: Heartland Regional Medical Center
3333 West DeYoung Street
Marion , IL 62959

There are currently 40 spots remaining out of 40

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Lunch & Learn September 2020
09/16/20

The Marion Chamber of Commerce hosts a Lunch & Learn each month as part of the Leadership Marion program, sponsored by Heartland Regional Medical Center. Admission is $15 per Marion Chamber member ($20 for non-Chamber). 

This month's Lunch & Learn will be held on September 16th from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Heartland Regional Medical Center, Classroom 1 & 4.  Lunch and drinks provided courtesy of Heartland Regional Medical Center. Contact the Marion Chamber at (618) 997-6311 or director@marionillinois.com to secure your seat or for more information. Registration available below.
 
Eat, learn, discuss & grow!  
Raise your leadership and connect with others in a fun learning environment!

In a brief amount of time, you will receive the best leadership principles, interact with other growing leaders, and discuss how to apply effective practices to your organization.  After each Lunch & Learn, you will walk away with at least one mind changing idea that will create a desire for motivation and self-improvement. This is the perfect professional development opportunity to increase levels of influence and potential in yourself and in the teams you lead.

Facilitator: Russell  Williams, Certified Leadership and Personal Growth Coach, Speaker, and Teacher. For more information, visit EmpowermentMentor.com/RussellWilliams

Leadership Marion is a development program for CEOs, entrepreneurs, managers, an all growing leaders --- coordinated by the Marion Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee. To learn more about Leadership Marion, go to: https://www.marionillinois.com/leadership.html
Location: Heartland Regional Medical Center
3333 West DeYoung Street
Marion , IL 62959

There are currently 40 spots remaining out of 40

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