What We Do
The Rockton Chamber of Commerce provides our members with social and business events that are conductive to networking and relationship building. We hold a number of community and business focused events throughout the year where other locally minded business and community leaders are looking to establish deeper relationships with existing and new members.
We believe that strong interpersonal relationships are the backbone of a thriving chamber network. It is through these relationships that people gain new customers, learn new ways to grow their business, and build a nexus of supportive and spirited local leaders.
The Rockton Chamber of Commerce provides educational support to our members. From various seminars to industry specific training classes, we are the link for Chamber Members to interact with and positively learn from other area business owners & teachers.
The Rockton Chamber of Commerce strives to bring our community and businesses together by actively seeking new ways to develop, support & sustain the industry we have, while growing with new business.
The Rockton Chamber of Commerce is supportive of diversity in organizations of civic, community, and business interest. Our mission is to strengthen the area’s existing business and to serve as a catalyst for new commerce and economic development. We will foster partnerships that build a qualified workforce linked to targeted industry, efficient infrastructure, and an environment that stimulates growth.
The goals of the Rockton Chamber of Commerce’s Government Relations plan, is to protect and strengthen small businesses. We will monitor local, state and federal legislation and stake out positions that support the rights of business owners against burdensome requirements that limit commerce.
The Chamber’s plans are to be a highly active participant on matters affecting businesses. The RCOC will also maintain an awareness on issues to our membership and the general public and work closely with the Village and other economic development organizations to encourage a viable, vibrant, and sustainable business community in and around Rockton, Illinois.