The Chamber offers extended benefits for its members in the form of networking prospects...

Don't miss a thing! Click the button below to view our calendar of upcoming events in Blue Island and beyond...

When you become a member of the Blue Island Chamber of Commerce & Industry, you align yourself with a special group of people...

Blue Island is a beautiful, historic community with numerous amenities for residents and business owners...

On behalf of our members and the community, welcome to Blue Island!
You’re in a very special place.

To know our city is to love it – rich history, beautiful architecture, the sights and sounds of industry – trains, barges, and our trademark bridges, abundant wildlife, fantastic parks, a thriving arts community, diverse and historic business in every sector of commerce, and so much more.

In 2035, Blue Island will celebrate her Bicentennial. As the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, we’re going to lead that charge to an even more vibrant Blue Island then, and to make our city a beacon on the south side for the next 100 years.

How? By creating a plan that includes actionable strategies in the major focus areas that affect the entirety of our business community, including Business Efficiency & Growth, Corporate Citizenship, Cultural Destinations, and Beautification.

In each focus area, we work together as a chamber to prioritize our efforts, and define the community partners – municipal offices, park district, charitable organizations, educational institutions, and individual volunteers -- to execute with intent and purpose, and the sense of community collaboration that is at the heart of what really is the best of Blue Island.

I invite you to explore our directory of member businesses and all the exciting things happening in Blue Island in the weeks and months ahead.

Be sure to sign up for our email communications, so you never miss a second of the action!

Finally, we invite you to join us – sign up quickly and easily online by clicking here.

Executive Director: Sara Brown

sara brown signature

Sponsorships &
Advertising

◎    Event Sponsorships
◎    Email Marketing
◎    Website Advertising

Subscribe

Keep informed of local news and events - subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter!

About Blue Island Chamber of Commerce & Industry

The Blue Island Chamber of Commerce & Industry is a membership organization consisting of members in the business, government, education, and not-for-profit sectors. Through member committees and partnerships with organizations in Blue Island and across the Southland, the Chamber works on economic development, member services, legislative, and quality of life issues. Any business, government entity, school corporation, not-for-profit organization or individual not actively associated with a business is welcome to join.

Mission

Serving the needs of all our members and ensuring the quality of life in the Blue Island community by providing the highest quality information, advocacy, networking opportunities and member services.

Vision

To apply our collective talents, love, and dedication to Blue Island community and economic development with intent and purpose, delivering the most effective and efficient results for a prosperous community now – for our children, our neighbors, our fellow business owners, our churches, our schools, and our friends – as well as the generations that will follow.

History

Although officially incorporated in 1957, city historical records show Blue Island’s Chamber of Commerce as an active and involved organization for at least the past 105 years.