MJ Kellner to hold open house community event

In honor of the business’ 100-year anniversary, MJ Kellner Foodservice, 5700 International Parkway, is inviting the community to tour the 90,000 square-foot facility and enjoy food from three of their local food truck customers: Leo’s Pizza, Casa Real and Gilly’s BBQ.  This open house event is free of charge and open to the public. The [...]

By |September 15th, 2021|Categories: Events, News|0 Comments

Join Local First for a back-to-school social

Local First is holding a back-to-school social on Thursday, Aug. 26 at 5:30 p.m. Whether you are celebrating the kids being back in school, a return to a more normal routine or just want to get back to networking, join Local First at the Jane Hay Team’s staging showroom, 3001 W. White Oaks Dr., for [...]

By |August 25th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

The Chamber Job Fair

With more than 50 participating employers, the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce’s job fair is back in a big way. A list of the participating employers can be found on the Event Calendar for The Chamber at Whether you’re looking to advance within your current industry or start a new career, there are plenty [...]

By |July 28th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Business After Hours

The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business After Hours on Thursday, June 24, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Knob Hill Landscape Company, 661 W. Camp Sangamo Road. The event is open to all business professionals. The cost to attend is $5 for Chamber members and $15 for non-members. Cured Catering will provide food [...]

By |June 23rd, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Teamsters Local 916 job fair

Teamsters Local 916 will host its first annual job fair on Friday, June 4, from 1-6 p.m. and again on Saturday, June 5, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at 3361 Teamster Way, Springfield. The job fair is open to the public and companies that employ Teamster members will be represented, including Hospital Sisters Health System, Lincoln [...]

By |June 2nd, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Upcoming job fair

A job fair will be held on Thursday, May 27 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Salvation Army main campus, 1600 Clearlake Ave. People age 16 and older with all levels of experience are invited to attend. Multiple employers offering full-time, part-time and seasonal work will be present. Attendees will be able to speak directly [...]

By |May 26th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Illinois Products Farmers’ Market

The Illinois Department of Agriculture’s Illinois Products Farmers’ Market will open for the season on Thursday, May 13 from 4-7 p.m. at The Shed on the Illinois State Fairgrounds. “If there is one silver lining to this past year, it is how aware we have become about where our food comes from,” said Jerry Costello [...]

By |May 12th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Black-Owned Business Vendor Fair

The Springfield Park District and Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce are hosting a Black-Owned Business Vendor Fair on Sunday, May 2 from 1-4 p.m. at Erin’s Pavilion in Southwind Park. “One of the many challenges that Black businesses owners are faced with is lack of exposure,” said Dominic Watson, president of the Springfield Black Chamber [...]

By |April 28th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Good as Gold nominations

Do you know a Springfield-area business that supports volunteerism, encourages their employees to serve in our community, organizes service efforts and/or financially support the efforts of nonprofits and charitable organizations? Nominate a business for the Good as Gold Business Honor Roll by March 1. The top business in each size category will be recognized with [...]

By |February 24th, 2021|Categories: Events|0 Comments