Chamber Services

Chamber Services


Re-grand opening of McDonalds Dec. 17, 2017

Membership in the Cicero Chamber of Commerce offers many benefits.

Here is an overview of some of those services:


  • Serve to network businesses and strengthen our business community
  • Address concerns and issues facing local businesses and liaison with the Town of Cicero and local governments on business-related issues
  • Host monthly meetings (social events, expert speaker events, and more) to help Cicero businesses network and learn about strategies to build their enterprises
  • Distribute a monthly email newsletter showcasing events, issues and services
  • Members could have their businesses spotlighted in the eNewsletter and on Cicero Channel 6 Cable TV (for the modest fee of $150 for up to 600 words and a photo)
  • Organize Job Fairs twice each year in conjunction with the Town of Cicero and the Association of Business & Commerce/Town of Cicero Business Committee
  • Publicize “Available Jobs” for businesses (members would tell us about available jobs and we would promote them to the public)
  • Members of the New Cicero Chamber of Commerce will be featured on the Chamber’s Facebook Page/Website to showcase and publicize member activities
  • Organize ribbon cuttings and grand openings for new businesses in conjunction with the Association of Business & Commerce/Town of Cicero Business Committee (See below)
  • Link business websites to the Cicero Chamber of Commerce website to promote community awareness
  • Serve to represent the business community to the Town Board and to Officials through TOC liaisons
  • Create an annual business directory online on the website
  • Provide a Press Release service to promote local businesses ($250 per release distributed to local and mainstream news media with photo, up to 600 words.)

Ribbon cuttings and Grand Openings

The Cicero Chamber will organize a Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening event for local businesses located in Cicero

The Chamber will publicize the event to attract

Coverage in up to 8 local community newspapers

Coverage on Cicero Ch 6 TV

  •        Video placed on Cicero Ch 6 TV
  •        Video placed on
  •        Video copy provided to business
  •        Video placed online on social media, Town and Chamber

Photographs of event

  •        Photos provided to store and distributed to media
  •        Photos published on social media
  •        Photos published on Cicero Chamber website

Coverage of event in the Cicero Newsletter

Coverage on

Attendance by Chamber members

Attendance by Town of Cicero officials

Awarding of a commemoration plaque with ribbon cutting scissors

For information, Chamber Contact person, Maru Ayala, 708-752-5020

Cost $175


(Currently, there is no membership fee. But the Interim Board will establish a modest annual membership fee to assist in coordination of the Chamber’s activities.)

Grand opening of one of our newest businesses, Hoots.


We help businesses work with the local news media to publicize their services

Our monthly meetings provide professional assistance to businesses and business owners so they can strengthen their success.


We work with local governments and elected officials at the local, county
and state level to give our members the most up-to-date information
that they need.