The evening will kick off with a social hour starting at 6 p.m.
Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. and the program will begin at 8 p.m.
During the event the chamber will introduce new board members,
celebrate retiring board members, introduce new chamber members and
announce the 2009 Pride & Progress Award winners.
Pride & Progress awards are sponsored by the chamber's executive
committee. The awards are designed to recognize outstanding
achievement and promote positive awareness.
Awards will be presented for Small Business of the Year (50 or
fewer employees), Large Business of the Year (more than 50
employees), New Business of the Year, Volunteer of the Year,
Beautification Award and Excellence in Service. To be eligible to
receive one of these awards, a business or individual must be a
member in good standing of the Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of
Reservations for the annual dinner may be made by contacting the
chamber at 217-735-2385, 1555 Fifth St. or
Visit the Web site for complete details and reservation form.
The mission of the chamber is to be advocate for business by
providing leadership, programs and services that create, protect and
enhance the business environment for the benefit of chamber members
and Lincoln/Logan County.
[Text from file received from
the Lincoln/Logan County
Chamber of Commerce]