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BIZLAB Workshop

BIZLAB Workshop

2020 has made us push through an active and unprecedented disruption that is not over yet. It's forced us to reinvent our products, services, experiences, and sometimes our entire business models. In short it has taught that we need to learn how to recover. This year,...

From the Chairman of the Board

From the Chairman of the Board

Heather Lilienthal, 2021 Chairman of the BoardI recently read these words from a wise friend and fellow Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce Board member. The question was posed in a Dec. 31 Facebook post offering an end-of-the-year perspective and new-year outlook. It...

Fareway Gift Card Donation

Fareway Gift Card Donation

Ankeny Area Chamber Distributed Fareway Gift Cards to BusinessesFareway Donates Another $200,000 to Support Small Businesses & their Employees ($400,000 total)  The Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce distributed Fareway gift cards to small businesses and their...

Small Business/Outstanding Citizen of the Year

Small Business/Outstanding Citizen of the Year

Nominations are being accepted for the 2020 Outstanding Citizen and the 2020 Small Business Person of the Year presented by the Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce. These awards recognize individuals who have made a significant contribution to the improvement of the...

Stay Safe Pledge

Stay Safe Pledge

The Ankeny Area Chamber has taken the Stay Safe Pledge and encourages our member businesses to do the same. Subscribe to our NewsletterSecurity PolicyMarketing OpportunitiesMember Login

Derecho Disaster Recovery

Derecho Disaster Recovery

On Monday, August 10, the state of Iowa experienced a weather disaster known as a derecho, which is known as a storm with hurricane force winds. Below are resources for businesses who have experienced damages or loss due to the storm.State Resources Available The Iowa...

Celebrate Ankeny Fireworks

Celebrate Ankeny Fireworks

Celebrate Ankeny will feature a fireworks show above Prairie Ridge Pond on Saturday, July 11 beginning at 9:15 p.m. The fireworks are presented by Karl Chevrolet and are choreographed to music that will broadcast on KJJY 92.5 FM. Volunteers will hand out Firework Fun...

COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources

The Ankeny Area Chamber is closely monitoring the changing developments of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and its impact on our members and community. Please read through our event protocols.Click here to view the Chamber's past webinars for information and conversations on...

Taste of Ankeny SummerFest

Taste of Ankeny SummerFest

Enjoy some of Ankeny’s best cuisine with local food vendors! Visit area businesses and support the Ankeny SummerFest vendors while enjoying the taste of our favorite summer celebration.   Taste of Ankeny was Thursday, July 9th from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.   Thank you to all...

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