Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

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April 11, 2013

Chamber members receive better business

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The positive outcomes associated with a business being a Chamber member involve letting its customers know it is a member of the local chamber of commerce. The next time you’re in a local business and see its membership plaque, let the business owners know you are shopping there because you know the business is an important part of Effingham County’s success.

A list of Chamber members can be found at www.effinghamchamber.org by clicking on the Business Directory link.

The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce hit an important milestone recently — our membership has reached 575. This is the largest membership number in our organization’s history. Now we are pushing forward to 600 members in 2013. Thanks to the efforts of membership coordinator Becky Brown and a dedicated team of chamber volunteers for their efforts in reaching this goal.

Norma Lansing is the president of the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce. She can be reached at 217-342-4147, or at nlansing@effinghamchamber.org.

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