Thank you, Community Foundation Serving West Central Illinois & Northeast Missouri, for hosting the Business After Hours on Oct. 11! Community Foundation builds charitable funds that support community needs and opportunities. The funds, mostly permanent endowments, ensure there is support for good, forever, for our region. For more information, call (217) 222-1237 or click here to visit their website.
The Sept. 6 Business After Hours was a special event at Doors N More, Inc. Doors-N-More announced the winner of their Operation Renovation promotion: Vietnam Veteran Larry Perrine! The $10,000 prize includes labor and supplies by Doors-N-More. Thank you to all who attended!
Created for Motion
Thank you to Created For Motion for hosting the Business After Hours on Aug. 9! Created for Motion was started in 2015 to provide a healthcare experience that helps prevent injury and improve function. Created For Motion maximizes human performance in sports, work, and all activities in life. They are located at 105 N. 36th St. in Quincy. For more information, click here to visit their website.
Knapheide Truck Equipment Company
Thank you to the staff of Liberty Bank for hosting a wonderful Business After Hours on June 14! Liberty Bank is well-known for their patriotism, so it was fitting that the event was held on Flag Day. They also held a ribbon cutting ceremony before the After Hours commemorating their name change. Cheryl Liggett of Adecco won the laptop they gave away, and Maria Eckert of First Bankers Trust Company won the $150 in Chamber cash! For more information about Liberty Bank, click here.
Quincy Hospitality House
Thank you to Quincy Hospitality House Coordinator Becky Albert, Board of Directors, and volunteers for a lovely Business After Hours on May 10! The Quincy Hospitality House provides affordable temporary lodging for patients receiving health care in Quincy and their loved ones. Guests must be patients or visitors/caregivers of a patient currently seeking medical care in the Quincy area. Medical care includes hospitalization, testing or procedures, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hospice care, and dialysis. Quincy Hospitality House has been part of the community for 20 years and is a nonprofit organization affiliated with Blessing Health System. For more information, click here.
Thank you to the staff at Mercantile Bank for an amazing Business After Hours on April 12! Mercantile Bank was founded in Quincy in 1906. Today, Mercantile continues the tradition established a century ago of serving and supporting the financial needs of individuals, families, businesses and organizations in and around the communities they serve. For more information on how they can serve you, click here for their website.
State Farm – Derek Zahm Agency
Thank you Derek Zahm – State Farm Agent for hosting a FUN business after hours on Thursday, 3/8/18! Derek offers business, home, auto, life, health and property insurance as well as banking options and annuities. Call (217) 222-4200 for a quote today! You can find them at 2600 Broadway in Quincy, Monday through Friday 9A-6P and Saturdays 9A-1P. More information is available on their website and on Facebook.
Thank you to Glass One for hosting our February Business After Hours! Recently named the 2018 District Business of the Year, Glass One provides every type of replacement glass for homes and businesses. For more information, call (217) 222-1122 or click here to visit their website.
Over 60 people braved the winter weather to visit the Villa Kathrine for the first Business After Hours of the year, which celebrated some of the Chamber’s partner organizations. Thank you for all of those who made it out to kick off 2018 with our Community Partners After Hours on Jan. 11 at the Villa Kathrine! All of our partners have exciting plans for 2018 and we are thrilled to get to work alongside of them and celebrate with them as they achieve their goals. Visit their websites to learn more: GREDF, City of Quincy, Quincy Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and The District.
No one was present to win the $25 cash. We will try to give away $50 at the next Business After Hours, hosted by Quincy Medical Group on Feb. 22. We look forward to seeing you there!