Baum honored at IRMA dinner

Posted on Sep 30, 2013 | 0 comments

Last evening Jim Baum, founder of CFGC, was honored by Senator Sue Rezin for his years of service to the Illinois Retail Merchants Association. Read the full story here.   Congratulations, Jim!!    

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We Care chosen for “WWTBAG?” grant

Posted on Sep 30, 2013 | 0 comments

Grundy County Treasurer Marcy Miller won last night’s “Who Wants to be a Grantmaker?” raffle drawing and chose We Care of Grundy County to receive her $100 grant! “Who Wants to be a Grantmaker?” is a raffle that we conduct each month at the Grundy County Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours.”  We draw a business card and the winner gets to select a charity to receive a $100 grant courtesy of the...

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Craig Schroeder to be keynote speaker at GC2

Posted on Sep 9, 2013 | 0 comments

We are excited to announce that Craig Schroeder of the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship will be the keynote speaker at the 8th Annual Grundy County Growth Conference (GC2):  “Schools, Business, and Community – Meeting Today’s Needs and Building a Pipeline for Tomorrow’s Workforce.” The event will be Friday, October 11, 2013, from 8:00 am to noon at the First Christian Church, 455 W. Southmor Road, Morris. Craig Schroeder, Senior Fellow...

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