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Chamber Sponsored Events and Opportunities
  • Business After Hours
  • Community Shred Day
  • Golf Outing
  • Christmas Parade
  • Email Connections with Members
  • Ribbon Cuttings
  • Monthly Luncheons
  • Advertising Opportunities
  • Business Seminars
  • County Fair Presence
  • Promoting Members thru Welcome Bags for new residents
  • Kid’s Night at Farmer’s Market
  • Member Referrals
  • Seasonal Promotions by Retailer
  • Civic Awards & Celebrations
  • Website Opportunities
Application for Membership

2016 application for membership

 

2016 Business Anniversaries

The Spaw – 5 years

Vision Ag – 15 years

Anders Water Conditioning – 25 years

Cooper’s Tires – 25 years

Jasper County Economic Development – 30 years

Smith’s Ace Hardware – 45 years

Chief Buildings – 50 years

Steffen’s Jewelers – 60 years

Campbell Printing – 75 years

Walters Auto Electric – 75 years

Donaldson Company, Inc – 100 years

Long’s Gifts – 130 years

Franciscan Alliance – 140 years

 


[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Name,[18px;c#b5010c]Company,[18px;c#b5010c]Position|Steve%20Clapp,Steve’s%20Specialized%20Services,President|Beth%20Graf,St.%20Joseph’s%20College,Vice%20President|Michelle%20Martinu,Unique%20Finds,Secretary|Cindy%20Teeter,Rensselaer%20Republican,Past%20President|LInda%20Comingore,,Executive%20Director[/vc_table]
[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Name,[18px;c#b5010c]Company|Jason%20Geddes,Franciscan%20Alliance%20Hospital|Ashley%20Hopp,Jasper%20Foundation|Brad%20Cozza,Jasper%20County%20Airport%20Authority|John%20Sjaardema,Excel-Air%20Services|Mike%20Steinke,Steinke%20Funeral%20Homes|Kathy%20Wilcox,CenturyLink[/vc_table]
[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Name,[18px;c#b5010c]Company|Elizabeth%20Hartmann,First%20Christian%20Church|Kyler%20Laird,Lairdscape%20Farms|Darlene%20Hopp,Iroquois%20Bio-Energy%20Co%2C%20LLC|Susan%20Olson,Farm%20Credit%20Mid-America|Sheila%20Schroeder,JCEDO%20%2F%20Jasper%20County%20Tourism|Travis%20Gutwein,Gutwein-Risner%20Insurance[/vc_table]
[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink”][18px;c#b5010c]Year(s),[18px;c#b5010c]President|1956,Philip%20Valade|1957,Melvin%20DeWees|1958-9,Donald%20Tonner|1960,James%20Cravens|1961,Herbert%20Earl%20Arihood|1962,George%20Zacek|1963,Wayne%20Erickson|1964,Howard%20Harris|1965,Edward%20Hartman|1966,Claude%20Grow|1967,Edson%20W.%20Murray|1968,Ralph%20E.%20Childs|1972,G.%20Keith%20Moore|1973,Arlan%20Mangas|1974-5,Jim%20Hoover[/vc_table]
[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year(s),[18px;c#b5010c]President|1977,Steve%20Winters|1979,O%E2%80%99Ryan%20Rickard|1980,Fred%20Steinkamp|1981-2,Dave%20Smith|1983-4,Stan%20Haines|1985-6,Greg%20Whaley|1987,Art%20Bridgeman%20%26%20Edson%20W.%20Murray|1988-9,G.%20Robert%20Kasky|1989-91,William%20E.%20Ney|1992-3,James%20H.%20Flickner|1994-5,Randy%20R.%20Morris|1996-7,Linwood%20Brown|1997-8,Glenn%20Allie|1999,Maureen%20Egan|2000,John%20Balvich[/vc_table]
[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year(s),[18px;c#b5010c]President|2001,Deana%20Black|2002,Scott%20Heuring|2003,Nan%20Albright|2003-4,Thomas%20Grzesik|2004-5,James%20Staton|2006-7,Deb%20Schrum|2008,Howard%20Marshall%20%26%20Deana%20Rule|2009,Deana%20Rule|2010,Kim%20Emshwiller%20Dewees|2011,Steve%20Clapp|2012,Jessica%20Chapman|2013,Kathy%20Wilcox|2014,Kyler%20Laird|2015,%3Cstrong%3ECurrent%20President%3A%3C%2Fstrong%3E%20Cindy%20Teeter[/vc_table]

Beautification: New Construction/Refurbishing of Business

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink”][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2014,Harley%20Houghton%2C%20DDS|2013,Steinke%20Funeral%20Home%20%26%20Embers|2012,Jasper%20County%20Hospita%20%26%20The%20Ritz|2011,Strack%20%26%20Van%20Til|2010,Slice%20of%20Pie%20Pizza%20%26%20Verizon%20Wireless|2009,Prairie%E2%80%99s%20Edge%20%26%20Auto%20Works|2008,Jasper%20County%20Sheriff%E2%80%99s%20Dept%20|2007,Demotte%20State%20Bank%20%26%20Consolidated%20Insurance[/vc_table]

Quality of Life:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2011,Sisterhood%20Cut-A-Thon%20honoring%20Merlin%20Klopp|2010,JC%20Cruisers|2009,Jasper%20County%20Youth%20Center%20%E2%80%93%20CASA%20Program|2008,Jasper%20County%20Sheriff%E2%80%99s%20Dept%20|2007,%3Cstrong%3ECommunity%20Service%3A%3C%2Fstrong%3E%20Oktoberfest|2007,%3Cstrong%3ESupport%3A%3C%2Fstrong%3E%20Ritz%20Theater|2007,%3Cstrong%3EChildren%3A%3C%2Fstrong%3E%20Fountain%20Stone%20%E2%80%93%20Summer%20Film%20Festival[/vc_table]

Business of the Year/Economic Impact:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink”][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2014,IBEC%3A%20%20Iroquois%20Bio%20Energy%20Co|2013,Carpenter%20Creek%20Cellars|2012,The%20Willow%20Switch|2011,Con%20Agra%20Foods|2010,Jasper%20County%20Hospital|2009,Auto%20Works|2008,Jasper%20County%20Hospital|2007,Donaldson%20Company[/vc_table]

Non-Profit of the Year:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2014,RAMA%3A%20%20Rensselaer%20Area%20Ministerial%20Association|2013,Jasper%20County%20Historical%20Society|2012,Main%20Street[/vc_table]

Citizen of the Year:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2014,Norris%20Barnett|2013,Karen%20Youngs|2012,Chief%20Jeff%20Phillips|2011,Pat%20Fox|2010,Coach%20Chris%20Meeks%20%26%202010%20RCHS%20Football%20Team|2009,Judy%20Kanne|2008,Connie%20Graham-Luthi|2007,Carole%20Beaver[/vc_table]

Meritorious/Community Service:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2014,Carole%20Beaver|2013,Steve%20Roberts|2012,Linda%20Reiners|2011,Deb%20Schrum%20%26%20Arnold%20Braasch|2010,Orville%20Perry%26%20Deana%20Rule|2009,Larry%20Jenkins%20%26%20Martha%20Langley|2008,Mayor%20Herbert%20Arihood%20%26%20Deb%20Schrum|2007,Bill%20%26%20Debbie%20Brown[/vc_table]

Retail Spirit Award:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2007,Gazebo[/vc_table]

Meritorious/Community Service:

[vc_table vc_table_theme=”simple_pink” allow_html=”1″][18px;c#b5010c]Year,[18px;c#b5010c]Winner|2014,Julie%20Evers|2013,Jessica%20Chapman|2012,Linda%20Comingore|2011,Martha%20Langley|2010,Julie%20Evers|2009,Devon%E2%80%99s%20Family%20Restaurant[/vc_table]

Through the years, award names have changed, been combined, added, etc.