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Want to find out what we’ve been up to lately? Well, it’s A LOT! You can tell by the impressive list of news nuggets below.


Now acccepting applications for 2018-19 Community Leadership Program

May 15, 2018

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Our Community Leadership Program (CLP) fosters informed, well-equipped, and invested leaders. Participants receive an in-depth o…

FAQ: Project Penguin

May 7, 2018

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In an effort to keep our members and investors informed, here are responses to commonly asked questions about "Project Penguin,"…

Chamber opposes Chinese tariffs

April 12, 2018

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The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is opposed to the proposed trade tariffs by the Trump Administration against China, and t…

ICACC becomes one of the first Chambers nationwide to accept Bitcoin

March 14, 2018

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The Chamber now accepts Bitcoin payments from members, making it one of the first Chamber organizations in the country to do so.

Applications Now Open for Ag Youth Scholarship

March 7, 2018

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Each year, the Agribusiness/Bioscience Committee offers the Outstanding Agriculture Youth Scholarship in the amount of $2,500 to…

Now Accepting Nominations for Excellence in Education

March 7, 2018

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The Chamber is currently seeking nominations for 2018 Excellence in Education Awards. The awards recognize students, teachers, a…

Ambassador applications now being accepted

February 1, 2018

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The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications to join the Chamber Ambassadors. Applications are due Frida…

Join our Business Council on Legislative Affairs

December 14, 2017

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The Business Council on Legislative Affairs is established to engage members in the Chamber’s policy and advocacy work at the lo…

Announcing the Chamber Legislative Priorities for 2018

November 2, 2017

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The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce has released its 2018 Local Legislative Priorities, giving members an overview of the ini…

Chamber wraps up successful Sponsorship Campaign

October 31, 2017

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The Chamber has successfully concluded its 2017 Sponsorship Campaign, with more than $196,000 raised.

Read the positions of City Council candidates in Iowa City, Coralville and North Liberty

October 25, 2017

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The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce invited City Council candidates from Iowa City, Coralville and North Liberty to share the…

See results from our Member Survey

October 4, 2017

Here's a quick summary of what we learned from our 2017 member survey.

We're seeking nominations for TOAST 2017

September 6, 2017

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The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for A Toast to Our Communities! The event recognizes leaders and b…

Read candidate responses ahead of our School Board Forum Aug. 30

August 15, 2017

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Ahead of its school board candidate forum set for Aug. 30 at the Coralville Public Library, the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commer…

Community Leadership Program Class of 2017 - 2018

August 1, 2017

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Congrats to the 2017 - 2018 CLP Class!

Expert Edge Applications

May 15, 2017

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Apply to present at an Expert Edge seminar!

Community Leadership Program Applications Available

April 21, 2017

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Apply for the Chamber's Community Leadership Program!

Thank you for Attending the 2017 Annual Banquet!

February 20, 2017

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The Chamber's Annual Banquet was Thursday, February 16.

Congratulations to December's Small Business Spotlight!

December 8, 2016

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BRL HR Consulting's owner, Brenda LaMarche, discusses the HR consulting and HR outsourcing services her business provides.

Congratulations to November's Small Business Spotlight!

November 10, 2016

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Black & Gold Chiropractic & Wellness owners Drs. Jess and Jake Young discuss their family-friendly business.

A Toast to Our Communities Award Recipients Announced

November 10, 2016

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Chamber Announces Best in Business Award Recipients

Welcome Tim and Rob to the Chamber Team!

October 25, 2016

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The Chamber welcomes two, new team members!

Congratulations to October's Small Business Spotlight!

October 11, 2016

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Dwell Home Furnishings & Interior Design President, Cheri Hochstetler, discusses Dwell's recent expansion.

Congratulations to September's Small Business Spotlight!

September 15, 2016

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Grab some grub at our spotlight business!

Community Leadership Program Class of 2016 - 2017

August 1, 2016

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Congrats to the 2016 - 2017 CLP Class!

Congratulations to August's Small Business Spotlight!

August 1, 2016

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MMS Consultants specializes in civil engineering for the public and private sectors, with a full range of services from design t…

Welcome Kim Casko to the Chamber Team!

July 28, 2016

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Kim Casko Named Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce President & CEO

Congratulations to July's Small Business Spotlight!

June 30, 2016

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tiny feet BOutique and Playspace co- owner, Hannah Shultz, explains what makes their business so unique.

Above & Beyond: Chamber Members Give 110%

June 10, 2016

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Thank you to the 110% Club!

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Envision Newsletter

For those who prefer not to get newspaper ink on their fingers...the electronic version of our monthly print newsletter is below. Envision is distributed on the first Monday of the month inside the Corridor Business Journal.

January Envision 2017

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