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Thursday, September 21, 2017
SBA is hiring! Help homeowners and businesses recover after disasters With recovery efforts underway in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, it is clear the damage and devastation from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma will reach historic levels. Homes, businesses, and lives have been uprooted by the sheer force of nature, affecting millions of people. After FEMA, the U.S. Small Business ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
PRESS RELEASE   Date: Monday, September 11, 2017 For further information contact Johnna Schultz   “Envisioning Effingham 2030” Conversation at Suzette Brumleve Memorial Effingham Public Library   Effingham Public Library is partnering with Effingham County Chamber of Commerce to provide a community conversation “Envisioning Effingham 2030” on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Chamber leader selected for education fellowship Givens one of 21 nationwide selected to participate  Effingham, Illinois (August 14th, 2017) — JoAnn Sasse Givens, Effingham County Chamber of Commerce’s Director of Workforce Development has been selected by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) to study education attainment and workforce development along with 20 other chamber ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 25, 2017    John Boos & Co. to Open New $16 Million Manufacturing Facility in Effingham, IL130-Year-Old Company to Produce 13 Millionth Boos Block®    EFFINGHAM, ILL - John Boos & Co., the producer of the famous Boos Blocks® cutting boards and butcher blocks used by professional and home chefs, will open a new, $16 million state of the art plant in Effingham, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, August 28, 2017
 Siemer Milling Open House Mill Tours 135th Year Celebration     August 28, 2017 (Teutopolis, IL) – Siemer Milling Company is celebrating its 135th anniversary with an Open House for the public at its flour mill in the middle of Teutopolis. Now you can find out what goes on inside that massive structure with the blank concrete walls and the rows of grain storage silos and bins!  The Open House ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, August 25, 2017
Civil Design, Inc. Selected to Help Design New Champ Clark Bridge  Civil Design, Inc. in Effingham has been selected as a sub-consultant to help design a new $60 million dollar, 2,288-foot-long bridge crossing over the Mississippi River in Louisiana Missouri and Pike County, Illinois. The project is utilizing the Design-Build project delivery method and the prime Contractor is Massman ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, August 25, 2017
 Mayor designates United Way WeekEffingham Mayor Jeff Bloemker recently signed a proclamation designating August 26th thru September 2nd as United Way Week.The proclamation acknowledges the organization’s 57 years of service in Effingham County.  United Way currently provides support to 25 local partner agencies through money provided by Effingham County businesses and residents.For more ...read more
Categories: Community