Month: August 2018

Chamber Hosts A Successful Back to School Fun Fair

August 15, 2018 | Membership Tips

The Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce’s Education Committee hosted their annual Back to School Fun Fair on Wednesday, August 8 at Belleville West High School where area students came to receive a free backpack full of school supplies and celebrate the coming school year. Along with their backpack full of supplies, students were also provided with a dental exam from Dental Safari. Families were also invited to celebrate back to school with a bounce house, outdoor games and a complimentary drink, hotdog and chips. The event focused on providing area students with the supplies needed to kick off a good year. This year the event brought together over 600 children from across the Belleville area. It was an amazing opportunity to celebrate education and spend a little time getting to know local Belleville businesses. Participating…

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Explore Historic Downtown Belleville during the Annual Chili Chase!

August 08, 2018 | Membership Tips

The annual Chili Chase occurs each year alongside the popular Chili Cook off. This year the Chili Chase will occur on October 6th, 2018 @ 9 AM and will take participants through the streets of Historic Downtown Belleville beginning at East Main & Church. Participants will be able to experience the beauty of Belleville as they race against their friends and family for a chance to win a trophy or medal. The Chili Chase is a perfect time to explore Belleville and share an experience with family and friends. Anyone at any age will enjoy the race and the subsequent chili cook off that night. Those who register for the 5k prior to September 21, 2018 will be guaranteed a “Chili Chase” T- Shirt. Those interested in registering should click here. If registering before September…

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Young Professionals Night with the Gateway Grizzlies

August 01, 2018 | Events

The Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals is coming back from summer break with a hit for their August Social! Bring a friend (OR TWO!) for a fun night at GCS Credit Union Ballpark for a Gateway Grizzlies ballgame! We want to thank our members with a fun, relaxing night together. Tickets are $10 each and include entry to the game and a buffet! Pre-registration and payment is required. Go online to to purchase your tickets or call the Chamber at 618-233-2015. For more information, please contact Diana at or call the number above.

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