Author Archives: Sara Brown

Lunch & Learn with Allies for Community Business

Join the Blue Island Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry as we host special guest speaker Ruben Orozco from Allies for Community Business, who will discuss ways ACB can help our members and local businesses with things like loans, grants, licensing, incubation facilities, large contracts, coaching and more. The mission of Allies for Community Business […]

Best of Blue Island Awards Recap

Cheers Blue Island! Congratulations to our winners, to all the nominees, and a huge thank you to everyone who joined and supported the Best of Blue Island Awards 2024. 2024 Best of Blue Island Award Winners: Community Spirit Residential Category – Joe Leamanczyk & Ben Walker, 12905 Greenwood Ave. Community Spirit Business Category – The Lyric Theater […]

Civic Leadership Scholarship Application Deadline Extended to February 9, 2024

The Blue Island Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry is pleased to announce our annual scholarship program for Civic Leadership. Each spring, the Chamber will grant two $500 scholarships. In addition to completing this application form, applicants will be required to submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach, or employer, and an essay. […]