We are a diverse group of women devoted to fostering professional and personal relationships for the empowerment and development of women through specific programming and community service opportunities.
At our events, women from various businesses and life stages meet to discuss issues pertaining to women.
We encourage all women, regardless of age, to join us as we create lasting friendships.
People do business with people they know. With the assistance of our Ambassadors, the Kankakee County Chamber gives you opportunities to meet other businesses and consumers in the community at a variety of chamber-sponsored events.
To join our Ambassador Team please download the following form.
The Kankakee County Young Professionals is a committee of the Kankakee County Chamber. Their goal is to grow and equip young professionals to lead the community. Focus areas are business and social networking, professional and leadership development, and community and civic involvement. The group regularly meets for networking lunches at local restaurants and produces events that give back to the community.
The Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce along with the Kankakee County Convention and Visitors Bureau recognizes the challenges of the food and beverage industry.
The Restaurant Council was formed to meet the needs, interests, and demands of this unique sector.
The Council meets quarterly, helps to plan TasteFest, and provides a voice for our regions culinary artists.
The Black Business Council is a collaboration between the Greater Kankakee Black Chamber of Commerce and the Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce starting in January 2019.
The BBC’s 2019 program of work will focus on business development, entrepreneurial development, professional development, and networking.
The purpose is to advocate for the creation and growth of minority businesses that will spur further economic development throughout Kankakee County.