Chamber of Commerce

Together, we are making a difference for businesses and citizens in our community. 

The Chamber is your opportunity to network, build your business, and make Akron a better place to work, live and play.

Annual memberships are available for business, non-profit and individual members.

 2020 Membership Form

We Need Your Input – Complete the 2020 Akron Area Chamber Membership and Community Survey!

Why Join the Chamber?

Supporting businesses and encouraging residents to shop locally

  • $2,100 in Chamber Bucks awarded in quarterly receipt rebates
  • Sales of discounted Chamber Bucks during holidays
  • SLAM (Shop Local Akron Merchants) holiday kickoff promotion
  • Celebrate 48 event to welcome back South Dakota residents after bridge re-opening
  • Facebook page to share events and business promotions

Coordinating events to make Akron a great place to live and work

  • Easter egg hunt and activities
  • Farmers Market
  • Fourth of July celebration and fireworks
  • Summer “Night Out” event
  • Halloween parade and Trunk or Treat
  • Hometown Christmas
  • Participation in Homecoming parade, Scarecrow Festival and other events

Providing networking and promotion opportunities

  • Monthly membership meetings
  • Ribbon cuttings and open house events
  • Annual Chamber Banquet
  • Free booth space to members at Farmers Markets

Jennie Roed, President
PO BOX 151
Akron, IA 51001