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Jul 29, 2020

Local Job Postings:

The Glenwood Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time officer. Applications can be requested by e-mail at: renatefrieze@glenwoodpolice.org, mail your request to the: Glenwood Police…

Jan 13, 2022

January Chit Chat

If you’re like me- and almost everyone else in this country- the end of the year is a time to look back and assess. I…

Jan 3, 2022

December Chit Chat

The Tale of Two Cities. “It was the best of times and the worst of times”.  Growing up it was one of those books that…

Nov 3, 2021

November Chit Chat

Recently I had the opportunity to hear Carey Lohrenz speak.  If you were like me, going into that event, I had no idea who this…

Nov 3, 2021

Chamber Connecting Newsletter

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Oct 16, 2021

Keep the Cheer Here – Shop Local Promotion

We are Lovin’ Local Mills County and It’s Giveaway Time!!! Starting on Monday, October 18th through December 1st, stop into First National Bank-Glenwood, Glenwood State…

Oct 14, 2021

Chamber Bucks ~ a gift certificate program to support our local businesses.

What are Chamber Bucks? Chamber Bucks are gift certificates to ALL of the different Glenwood Area Chamber of Commerce member businesses. Each member business accepts them…

Oct 7, 2021

October Chit Chat

We have hit that time of year where the leaves start to change and weather starts to get a little crisper. It is also the…

Sep 7, 2021

September Chit Chat

Across the Chamber-sphere we hear frequently that joining a membership organization is old or passe. But here at the Glenwood Area Chamber of Commerce we…

Aug 2, 2021

August Chit Chat

Shop Local. We hear it over and over. We see the signs encouraging us to shop local. We hear the ads point us to shop…

Jul 26, 2021

July Chit Chat

Does anyone remember the Bruce Springsteen song, “My Hometown”? Well in the song there are particular lyrics that hits home: “Now Main Street’s whitewashed windows…

Jun 8, 2021

June Chit Chat

Referral marketing allows your loyal customers to “sell” for you by referring others to your business. Sounds great, right? Unfortunately, getting helpful reviews and referrals…

May 5, 2021

May Chit Chat

Chamber Chit Chat ~ Recently we have been hearing from our local businesses about the difficulties they are facing in terms of employment. Many businesses across…

Apr 7, 2021

April Chit Chat

April Chit Chat ~ One thing that is always exciting is when we have businesses decide to join the Chamber of Commerce. It is easy to…

Mar 1, 2021

March Chit Chat

Last week we hosted our annual board retreat. This is a time once a year that we dedicate a day to really dive into our…

Feb 22, 2021

February Chit Chat

New Things on the horizon A Friend of the Chamber provides an opportunity for members of the community to support the Glenwood Area Chamber of…