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  • Welcome to Mendota, Illinois! Welcome to Mendota, Illinois!

    The Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce, established in 1945, is a not-for-profit organization of businesses representing industry, retail, service, professionals, and agriculture in partnership with tourism and government to further promote economic growth and quality of life in Mendota. The strength of the Chamber lies in the active involvement of its membership. Both large and small businesses are represented and influence the direction of the organization. Learn More...

  • Mission Statement Mission Statement

    The Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce is a community organization in partnership with business, tourism, and government to further promote economic growth and quality of life in Mendota.

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  • The Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce is currently looking to hire an Administrative Assistant.  This is a part-time position with the possibility to become full-time.  You will be working directly with the President/CEO.


    The candidate needs to be able to work with QuickBooks, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Publisher.

    Duties will include, but not limited to:

    Basic secretarial skills

    Prepare and file quarterly payroll documents

    Process accounts payable/ receivable, including payroll

    Assist in special events, promotions, and fundraisers

    Ability to write press releases

    Work independently

    Key role in helping with Sweet Corn Festival

    Other duties as assigned


     Applications may be obtained at the Mendota Chamber Office.

    Interested applicants should return a completed application and resume to:


    Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce

    800 Washington St.

    Mendota, IL 61342

  • 2020 Shop Local Contest 2020 Shop Local Contest



    Thank you to everyone who shopped local this holiday season! We had 832 Shop Local Promotional Cards turned in this year, which is $208,000  that was tracked as spent in Mendota during the promotion.
    CONGRATULATIONS to all the following winners of our 2020 Shop Local Promotion.
    Grand Prize Winner: Tracy Schwemlein of Mendota
    2nd Prize Winner: Joanne McNally of Mendota
    3rd Prize Winner: Corrie Downer of LaMoille
    4th Prize Winner: Yesenia Guerra of Mendota
    Mendota Chamber Gift Certificate Winners:
    1 - Carol Kern
    2 - Cindy Holdenrid
    3 - Kassidy Kobilsek
    4 - Pat Stocking
    5 - Clint O'Brien
    6 - Lindsey Gambrel
    7 - Eric Hatcher
    8 - Gail Grady
    9 - Luann Kromm
    10. Deb Hochstatter
    Thank you for all for shopping local!