News for Chamber

Thursday, July 25, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Jessica Linder, Executive Director, of the Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce, has recently completed her third year at Institute for Organization Management, a four-year nonprofit leadership training program at University of ...read more
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Thursday, April 25, 2019
This is a proud moment at F&M Bank as the bank celebrates the 150th anniversary of its founding.  The charter for The Farmers and Mechanics (F&M) Bank was granted on March 31, 1869. The bank’s founder, Chauncey S. Colton, established Galesburg’s first store and post office, built its first school, and devoted a considerable amount of time toward bringing the railroad through the growing city. ...read more
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