Entries by Laurie Cleary


Chamber Celebrates the Season at Holiday Luncheon

The Evergreen Park Chamber of Commerce welcomed new directors to its leadership and honored a longtime volunteer at its annual Holiday Luncheon on December 12. Longtime resident and volunteer Virginia Wrobel was named Evergreen Park’s 2018 Citizen of the Year for her dedicated years of service in the community and especially for her work with […]

Community Celebration Kicks Off Holiday Season

Thanks to all of the families and community members who came out on December 1 to celebrate the beginning of the holiday shopping season in Evergreen Park. The Central Middle School choir gave a beautiful Christmas concert, and children took pictures of Santa. Thanks to our host, First National Bank of Evergreen Park!

EPCC Makes Membership More Accessible

The Evergreen Park Chamber of Commerce has streamlined its membership program to make joining more attractive—and affordable—for local businesses. The Chamber now offers lower annual fees overall and just two levels of membership: Individual and Business. The Individual Membership was created for home-based businesses and service providers to take advantage of the many benefits that Chamber membership offers. […]


Shop Local Contest & Holiday Specials

It’s easy to ‘shop local’ when you have businesses that work hard to keep their customers coming back. Here are some Evergreen Park shops that are offering holiday promotions during the month of December. Taking advantage of their deals is a great way to reinvest in  your community and help ‘Keep the Green in Evergreen’. […]

Humana Offers Community Health Resources

The Evergreen Park Humana location is offering a wide range of community programming to local residents and business people. The programs include a variety of special events, programs and activities designed to improve your physical and mental health. Most of these resources are free of charge; Humana membership is not required. Be sure to check […]


Are You Ready to Serve the Chamber?

 The Evergreen Park Chamber of Commerce is looking for members who are willing to serve a two-year term on the governing Board of Directors starting in 2019. Is the time right for you to step up? Consider these benefits. Nothing promotes your business better than meeting people face to face. Serving on a chamber board […]

, ,

EP Chamber Members Come for Breakfast, Leave with Education

The Evergreen Park Chamber of Commerce hosted an informative Chamber Membership Breakfast on September 13, bringing business members together with local school officials to share information and exchange ideas. Dr. Robert Machak, Superintendent of Evergreen Park Elementary School District 124, hosted the Chamber event at Central Middle School. He provided a delicious breakfast prepared by […]

Marquette Bank Offers Small Business Bundle

Small business owners can get the financing they need with Hometown Advantage small business credit options from $10,000 to $250,000. Choose the lending option that’s right for your business at competitive rates. Visit your local Marquette Bank banker or go online to www.marquettebank.com/HometownAdvantage.