Happy New Year from Pontiac Area Chamber

Wishing you good times, good cheer, and a memorable new year. The Pontiac Area Chamber of Commerce thanks you for your continued investment in 2016. We look forward to working with you in 2017.

The Chamber office will be closing at 1 pm on Friday, December 30 and reopening at 8:30 am on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.


Mix & Mingle to Honor City a Great Success

Calvert & Martin hosted their annual Mix & Mingle on Thursday, December 15 at the Elks Lodge. It was to honor Pontiac city employees, elected officials,  fire & police departments. The evening was a great success with more than 90 people came out to enjoy an evening of socializing, great food and drink. What a fun evening.

The next Mix & Mingle event will be on February 9 at the Animal Wellness Center.


3 Days Left for Shop Local Shop Chamber!!

Shop Local Shop Chamber Is Back Just In Time For Holiday Shopping!

It’s time to show our Chamber members how much we love them. During the July Shop Local Shop Chamber promotion, more than 850 receipts were submitted totaling more than $42,000.

Our goal is to reach more than 1,000 receipts this December.

Here’s How It Works:
Shop at local Pontiac Area Chamber of Commerce retailers November 25 – December 24 and submit your receipts! For every eligible receipt, receive (1) entry into the Shop Local Shop Chamber Sweepstakes. It’s that easy.

How to Enter:
Text: Take a pic of your receipts and text to 312.505.6546.
Email: Take a pic of your receipts or scan them in and email to mkennedy@pontiacchamber.org.
Fax: Fax a copy of all of your receipts to 815.844.2600.
Mail: Mail either the original or copies of your receipts to 210 N Plum St, Pontiac, IL 61764.
In-Person: Bring your receipts to the Chamber office at 210 N Plum St, Pontiac, IL 61764.

Please include your full name, address, phone number and email when entering the contest.

Weekly Prizes: Each week, (5) winners will receive $25 in Chamber Gift Certificates.
Grand Prize: At the end of the contest period, (1) grand prize winner will receive $250 in Chamber Gift Certificates.

Chamber Gift Certificates are good at more than 200 chamber members in the Pontiac area.

Shop at the following locations:
– $50 at Home Wishes
– $75 at Klopfenstein’s
– $30 at Trainor BP
– $20 at Old Log Cabin
– $12 at Pontiac Subway
– $250 at Heller Motors
– $200 at Watson Vision Center
– $5 at Majik Bean
– $500 Rebecca Campbell Photo
– $50 at the General Store
– $45 at Livingston County Chiro
– $1,000 at Wright’s Furniture
– $25,000 at Lynn Chevrolet
– $15 at Crescent Cinemas
– $400 Audible Hearing
– $35 Kelly Margaret Salon
– $50 Pub 13
– $15 Baby Bull’s

That would be (18) entries.

Click on the link for complete Contest Rules, Shop Local Shop Chamber Contest Rules December 2016.

 No Purchase Necessary. Void where prohibited. Open to legal residents of the U.S. Sweepstakes begins 11/25/16 and ends 12/24/16. To enter must be 18 years or older. Sponsored by Pontiac Area Chamber of Commerce.