Mar 23, 2022


The Chamber is an opportunity to form relationships through networking and community. In our Leads Group-Business Builders, you spend quality time with other businesses, and…

Mar 23, 2022

March Chamber Chit Chat

We spend a lot of time talking about the businesses in our community. Which makes sense; however, we recognize and know that nonprofits support and…

Feb 8, 2022

February Chit Chat

When you run your own business, you’re the person deciding on the direction. You’re in control of start dates and marketing promos. You’re the one…

Jan 26, 2022

Loves Grand Re-Opening

Loves Grand Re-Opening

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

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…