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    Welcome!

    Thank you for visiting the Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce website. We strive to promote the development and growth of the Macomb area by serving as a resource for visitors and residents as well as an active voice for business and commerce. Our strong commitment to our membership and economic development keep Macomb and McDonough County at the forefront of business development.

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    Member Login

    Chamber members & businesses can find and promote events, network within their local community, pay dues and more. Login to update and track your membership account 24/7.

  • Business Incentives & Assistance


  • The Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce works in collaboration with many community partners to revitalize, reenergize and encourage investment in Macomb, Illinois through shared recruitment efforts of viable businesses.


  • Business Incentives & Assistance

    Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce

    • Business introduction
    • Business networking opportunities
    • Business marketing tools
    • Business involvement opportunities
    • Leadership training
    • Legislative outreach

    For more information, contact the MACC at 309-837-4855 or info@macombareachamber.com.  


    City of Macomb

    • Revolving loan program
    • Façade grants (downtown location only)
    • Downtown Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District (eligibility determined by location)
    • West Side Tax Increment Financing (TIF II) District (eligibility determined by location)

    For more information, contact the City of Macomb at 309-833-2558, mayor@macomb.com or www.cityofmacomb.com


    Macomb Area Economic Development Corporation

    • Enterprise Zone (eligibility determined by location)
    • Low-interest revolving loan fund
    • Facilitates in the selection, planning and development of sites & buildings
    • Expedited permitting

    For more information, contact 309-837-4684, maedco@wiu.edu  or www.maedco.org

     

    Illinois Small Business Development Center at Western Illinois University

    • Business advising and referral
    • Management and workforce training
    • Innovations and technology transfers
    • Business workshops
    • Online training

    For more information, contact 309-836-2640, sb-center@wiu.edu (default email client launches message to email address) or www.wiusbdc.org (link to http://www.wiusbdc.org/)

     

    Prairie Hills Resource Conservation and Development, Inc.

    • Economic Development and Redevelopment Programs and Services, including: small business loans for new or expanding businesses, downtown revitalization loans for façade and energy improvements (downtown location only), business planning assistance and incubator facilities
    • Community Development Programs and Services, including: fiscal sponsorship to groups needing grant funding, support or a charitable umbrella and grantsmanship

    For more information, contact 309-833-4747, prairie@frontier.com or www.prairiehillsrcd.org 


    Western Illinois Community Development Corporation

    • Development loans, initiated through local lenders

    For more information, contact MidAmerica National Bank at 309-833-4111 or www.midnatbank.com