Chamber Sponsored Programs & Activities

 

The Fulton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meets the second Wednesday of every month at noon.  All chamber members are welcome to attend.  The meeting location changes so please call ahead, 815-589-4545. 

Activities - Events - Programs

  • Business Referral System
  • Community Advertising & Chamber Business Promotions 
  • Weekly Chamber E-Blasts 
  • Small Business Workshop
  • Legislative Luncheons w/Elected Officials
  • Maintain Chamber Website Tab
  • Biz After 5 - Quarterly
  • Ribbon Cuttings - For New Businesses
  • Annual Business Tour
  • E-Newsletter-monthly
  • Annual Membership Dinner - June
  • Chamber Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Fulton Summer Nights Thurs. June 11, July 9, &Aug. 13th from 6-8pm at Den Besten Park
  • Fall Festival Event Sat. Sept. 26 from 10am-4pm in Downtown
  • Fall Craft Fair Sept 26 & 27 at RFCC, times TBA
  • Christmas Walk Fri. Dec. 4 from 5-7:30pm in Downtown
  • Christmas Craft Fair Dec. 4 & 5 at RFCC, times TBA
  • Culinary Walk Thurs. Sept. 10 from 4-7pm in Downtown
  • Holiday Shop Hop - Fri & Sat. Nov. 6, 7, 13 & 14 from 9am-5pm in Downtown
  • Linclon Highway Sales Thurs, Fri., & Sat. Aug. 13, 14, & 15 in Fulton Proper
  • Large Downtown Welcome Sign
  • Welcome to Fulton Signs – maintained at Fulton's 4 corners

 

Relations - Involvement with the following area Organizations:

 

  • U.S Route 30 Coalition (CAG)
  • Fulton Retail Development Group, Inc. 
  • Fulton Tourism Committee
  • Whiteside County Economic Development 
  • Tri-County Economic Development Alliance 
  • Friends of the Windmill
  • Dutch Days Festival Committee
  • Millers of the Windmill
  • Fulton Historical Society
  • George M. Curtis Mansion
  • Early American Crafters
  • Fulton Kiwanis Club
  • Friends for Charity
  • F.A.C.E. Relations
  • Schmaling Memorial Library
  • Awesometown MVP
  • Unity Christian Schools
  • River Bend Schools
  • Illinois Lincoln Highway Coalition 
  • Neighboring Chambers of Commerce