Red Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce

Red Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce

The Red Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that operates on membership dues and dollars generated from fundraising events. They are working to help the community bring in new businesses, support existing business, and share the splendor of the community with others.

Become a Member

The yearly dues are $250 for businesses with more than 10 employees, $100 for businesses with less than 10, and $50 for individuals. New businesses receive their first year of membership for free. Everyone is welcome to attend the monthly meetings, which are typically held at 5:30pm on the first Thursday of the month at On the Brix. 

***For some communications, Red Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with Heritage Tourism Development to cobrand as Red Cloud Tourism & Commerce. This merge is for marketing only and both entities retain their separate legal identities (HT within the Willa Cather Foundation)***

Membership Application

 

Mission Statement and Purpose

The Chamber is organized for the purpose of advancing the economic, industrial, professional, cultural, and civic welfare of the Red Cloud area;

To encourage the growth of existing industries and businesses while giving proper assistance to any new firms or individuals seeking to relocate in the Red Cloud area;

  • To support all of those activities believed to be beneficial to the community and area, to oppose those which might be detrimental;
     
  • And in general, to promote the welfare of all area citizens, following always those policies intended to accomplish the greatest good for the greatest number.

 

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Welcome Packet and Membership Form
Welcome Packet and Membership Form
Farmers and Merchants Banquet
Farmers and Merchants Banquet

Held every January, the Farmers and Merchants Banquet allows the Chamber to honor area businesses. 

Due to COVID-19, the 2021 F&M Banquet is on Sept. 11th! 

 

Easter Egg Hunt & Spring Movie
Easter Egg Hunt & Spring Movie

Each March/April, the Red Cloud Tourism & Commerce hosts an Easter Egg Hunt in the Red Cloud City Park.  Starting in 2019, we will also host a movie at the Red Cloud Opera House.

In 2019, the Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1pm at the Red Cloud City Park

The 2019 movie is Ralph Wrecks the Internet, which will be shown at 10am in the Red Cloud Opera House Auditorium. 

 

Street Car Days
Street Car Days

Red Cloud’s annual festival will feature its usual array of fun activities for locals and visitors alike! Look below for a schedule of events happenign from Friday, August 6th through Sunday, August 8th 

If you're interested in being a vendor, contact Justin Armstrong at 402-746-3963

Follow us on Facebook to see the latest updates! 

 

 

Shopping Extravaganza
Shopping Extravaganza

Red Cloud's Annual Night Out to do some Christmas Shopping Downtown. Stay tuned for updates. Always the Tuesday before Thanksgiving (weather permitting), this year's event is scheduled for November 23. 

Mornings With Santa
Mornings With Santa

During the Christmas season, the Chamber works with a variety of businesses in Red Cloud to bring Santa to town. Check back for updates. 

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Storefront Improvement Grant & Utility Rebate Program
Storefront Improvement Grant & Utility Rebate Program

The Chamber will match the City's Utility Rebate Program 50% up to $600. 

See the attached document to learn more about the Storefront Improvement Grant, which will match improvements up to $500.