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Group Lunch

November 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Coming Up

Thu 24
Thu 24
Nov 06

Group Lunch

November 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


When you join the Chamber, you join a network of other motivated professionals and community leaders. You'll make new business contacts and friends, and gain valuable exposure for your business.


From Business After Hours events and ribbon cuttings, to luncheons and educational opportunities, there’s always something going on at your local Chamber.

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Businesses, individuals and organizations who will take ownership of their own development resulting in powerful community minded leaders that will significantly impact their families, workplace and community for a lifetime.

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Ignite Emporia Promotional Video

June 26, 2019

  Over the past eight months, the Emporia Area Chamber has been focusing on working with its members to develop a five-year strategic plan.  Through this plan, the Chamber will fulfill its mission of being proactive in creating an environment for business and community success. Ignite Emporia is an aggressive, five-year strategic initiative designed to … Read more

Ignite Emporia Kick-Off Breakfast

June 26, 2019

Over 100 community members and business leaders attended the Ignite Emporia kick-off Breakfast this morning. Over $600,000 has been raised! Contact the Chamber if you would like to learn more about the Ignite Emporia Campaign 620-342-1600.

Ignite Emporia’s First Investor

May 29, 2019

  Emporia, KS – Ignite Emporia is excited to announce Vektek LLC as the first investor in our county-wide economic development initiative with a pledge of $100,000! Troy Estes and the management team of Vektek LLC are passionate about strengthening their community and believe in the mission of Ignite Emporia to address core elements of … Read more

November Group Lunch

October 11, 2019

Register now for November Group Lunch! Group Lunches are an excellent way to network ! You will be matched with a group of 4-6 Chamber members to enjoy lunch at a local Chamber member restaurant. Each month, be matched with a different group at a different restaurant and get to know new people. Lunch is … Read more

2019 City Commission & School Board Candidates

October 8, 2019

During the general election, on November 5, you have the opportunity to vote on positions that are open for the Emporia City Commission and USD 253 Board of Education.  Elected officials exercise both legislative and executive powers to govern the municipality or district they represent.  It is important for the voters to research the candidates … Read more

October’s Business After Hours: Dr. Haught & The Breckenridge Hotel

October 3, 2019

October’s Business After Hours will be sponsored by Dr. Haught, and the Breckenridge Hotel on October 24 from 5:00-7:00 p.m., held at the Humanitarian Center located at 215 W 6th Ave. Entry doorways will be open at the southeast entrance and at 6th Ave. Business After Hours is a great opportunity to make new connections, … Read more

New Member Farmers Insurance – Houston Sober Agency

September 23, 2019

The Emporia Area Chamber and Visitors Bureau would like to welcome the following NEW Chamber Member: Farmers Insurance- Houston Sober Agency hsober@farmersagent.com (620) 342-0807 Farmers Insurance – Houston Sober Agency  became a member of the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce on September 16, 2019. The Emporia Area Chamber encourages you to do business with Chamber … Read more