• Chamber Blog

    Wednesday, January 25, 2023
    February is Truly All About Sharing the Love

    February is more than Valentine's Day.

    Diane Cranford

    Friday, January 13, 2023
    New Year, Same You, Just Better

    A new year doesn't always have to be about drastic changes. The simplest changes can have huge impacts - like joining your local chamber.

    Diane Cranford

    Wednesday, December 7, 2022
    A Mere Thank You is Not Enough

    Sincere thanks to the Board members who served the Chamber well and are moving on to make way for new Board members.

    Diane Cranford

    Monday, November 21, 2022
    Shop Better, Shop Smart, Shop Local!

    Shopping local all year, not just on Small Business Saturday keeps money in community.

    Diane Cranford

    Wednesday, November 2, 2022
    Your Chamber: a Mecca for Gratitude

    Chamber life gives you so many reasons to be thaknful this time of year.

    Diane Cranford

    Wednesday, October 19, 2022
    October 19: Best Day of the Year

    Celebrate National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day and New Friends Day!

    Diane Cranford

    Thursday, October 6, 2022
    Proud to Be a Part

    I am proud to be affiliated with an organization that supports female owned businesses, BIPOC owned businesses and consciously diversifies its Board of Directors.

    Diane Cranford

    Friday, September 30, 2022
    So Many Reasons and They're All Good Ones!

    Looking for the professional equivalent to your OGs, your BFFs, your DayOnes? Join your local Chamber of Commerce.

    Diane Cranford

    Friday, September 9, 2022
    Public Speaking? You Can Do This!

    Public speaking and elevator pitches can be scary so use Chamber programs and events to practice. We have your back!

    Diane Cranford

    Tuesday, August 30, 2022
    Living Your Best (Senior) Life!

    Living your best life extends well into your 60's, 70's, 80's and beyond. Live your best life in Oak Park River Forest.

    Diane Cranford