• Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce &
    Economic Development
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    Centrally located in the northern part of the state, the Illinois Valley is home to thousands of business in the three county region of La Salle, Bureau and Putnam.  The Illinois Valley is a thriving combination of small businesses and large corporations, with  a well educated, job ready workforce and convenient access to interstate, rail, and river.  Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development promotes the region by supporting companies relocating and assisting those that are seeking to expand.

  • Mark Your Calendar Mark Your Calendar

    Every Day is Beautiful in Green Valley

    With a wide variety of events and opportunities, Green Valley has something to offer everyone. Celebrate the fun of the Minnesota State Fair with us each summer. Enjoy a scenic stroll through our many parks or play a round of golf at one of our three courses. Have your picture taken with the World’s Largest Owl and marvel at all the beautiful outdoor murals throughout the town.

    Our community offers a thriving economy, superb schools, traditional values, faith and fellowship, helpful services, and many entertainment options. Green Valley is truly the ideal place for new ventures and new growth because every day is abeautiful day.

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  • Join the Chamber! Join the Chamber!

    Becoming a member is easy! Find out more about the benefits you will receive and join today!

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  • Helping Underprivileged School Kids Year-round Helping Underprivileged School Kids Year-round

    This is the 20th year the United Way of Illinois Valley will be coordinating the H.U.S.K.Y. (Helping Underprivileged School Kids Year round) program.  The program enables friends and neighbors with in the community to help teachers help their students by providing necessary schools supplies to those who may otherwise go without.  More>

  • Attention Employers!  Job Fair August 2nd Attention Employers! Job Fair August 2nd

    Looking for qualified job seekers to match your business' employment needs?

    Join State Representative Jerry Long for a free job fair Wednesday, August 2nd from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at Wallace Grade School in Ottawa.

    Click here for more information or to download a registration form.

  • 2017 IVAC Annual Dinner 2017 IVAC Annual Dinner

    December calendars have a tenancy to fill up very quickly, so MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5TH for the Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development's 106th  Annual Dinner and Review at Starved Rock Lodge and Conference Center.

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