Month: March 2021

Belleville School’s Drive Away Hunger

March 25, 2021 | Community Service

A Letter from Belleville Dist. #118 Superintendent, Ryan Boike: Hello to everyone. In the past we, as a District, have come together in a service project called “Drive Away Hunger”. This project was created by our District Character Education Committee. The response to our efforts to “drive away hunger” in our community has been overwhelming and as a result, we have delivered over 165,000 items on school buses to our Belleville food pantries. We will hold the 13th annual Drive Away Hunger service project this year. This year to make the donation bigger and better, we will continue to partner with other schools in the Belleville community. There are many more individuals and families struggling this year and the food pantries are in desperate need of supplies. Simply put, they need our help. The project…

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2021 Otto Golf Classic Teams & Sponsorships Now Available

March 18, 2021 | Events

The Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce Annual Otto Gold Classic tee’s off Monday, May 10 at the St. Clair Country Club. This event supports the Chamber’s mission to “Advance Business. Support Community.” The event is $600 per foursome. The price does include lunch. There are a limited number of team slots available so do not delay if you are interested in participating! To sign up, call the Chamber at 618-233-2015 or email Peggy at Thank you to our presenting sponsor, Cooling Concepts, for their support. Sponsorships & advertising opportunities are also still available starting at only $150. If you are interested in taking advantage of one of these, please fill out this contract and return to or mail to:Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce216 East A StreetBelleville, IL 62220

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2021 Sponsorships Now Available

March 15, 2021 | Events | Membership Tips

After a unique 2020, the Chamber is looking to the future in hopes of still being able to host some of our signature events during the second part of 2021 and into 2022. Starting in March, the Chambers Sponsorship Campaign officially begins. It is an annual six-week campaign when the Chamber seeks our membership’s support for the year ahead including: 2021 Otto Golf Classic (includes teams), 2021 Annual Dinner & Silent Auction, 2021 Chili Cook-off and Chili Chase 5K Run, Business After Hours Hosts, Coffee Cup Connections Hosts, 2021 Annual Meeting, 2021 Government Officials BBQ, 2021 Teacher Appreciation Reception, 2021 Issues & Eggs, Leadership Belleville Class of 2021/2022 Class Days & Scholarships, Web Sponsorships, Weekly Email Update Sponsorships, & more! If you are interested in a sponsorship and have not yet been contacted, call us…

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Thank You and Welcome January New Members and Renewing Members

March 11, 2021 | New Members

Welcome to the following businesses and organizations that joined the Chamber in January. Joe & Onie’s18 East Main Street, Light Source Counseling114 East Lincoln, Also, THANK YOU to the following members for renewing their membership with the Chamber in January. Adam’s Auction & Real Estate Services, InAlbert Orelt Allstate AgencyAllsup,LLCAlthoff Catholic High SchoolAmbassador Travel & CruisesAmbrosia Land InvestmentsBeach, TerryBelle Valley School District #119Belleville School Dist 118Belleville Supply CompanyBouse Properties, LLCCambridge House of SwanseaCasper Stolle Quarry Co.Catholic & Community Credit UnionCatholic Holy Family SocietyCrafty Sugar CompanyDa-Com CorpDave Raetz – State Farm InsuranceDivision of Rehabilitation ServicesEgyptian Workspace PartnersEnjoychurch.tvExpress Employment-ProfessionalsFirst BankFKG Oil CompanyGateway Region YMCAGeorge Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Inc.Gerold Moving & Warehousing CompanyGirl Scouts of Southern IllinoisGrand Rental StationGrey Eagle DistributorsGrimm & Gorly Florist & GiftsHolland Construction Services, Inc.Huntleigh Securities CorporationIMPACT Strategies, Inc.Johnson &…

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