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Effingham County Chamber Annual Gala 2024 @ Thelma Keller Convention Center – Effingham, IL

January 20 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm CST

Effingham County Chamber Annual Gala 2024 @ Thelma Keller Convention Center – Effingham, IL
Saturday, January 20th, 2024
5 pm – 1o pm –

Join us for a journey through time at the Effingham County Chamber’s Annual Gala, presented by HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, on Saturday, January 20, 2024. This year, we’re turning back the clock with a theme that transcends eras: “Prom“​

Event Highlights:
Prepare for a night of elegance, nostalgia, and a touch of whimsy as we celebrate the accomplishments of the Chamber and our vibrant business community. It’s a trip down memory lane, where every era is your runway, and the dance floor & post prom awaits your best moves.

A Night to Honor Excellence:
We’ll shine a spotlight on the outstanding achievements of the Excellence in Business recipients, crown the Ambassador of the Year, and applaud the dedication of the Volunteer & Citizen of the Year.

Dance Through the Decades:
Let the music transport you as our DJ spins the best tunes from your favorite eras. Whether you’re into swing, disco, rock, or the hits of the 80’s & 90’s, the dance floor is yours to conquer.

Sip, Savor, and Celebrate:
Indulge in a delightful culinary experience, sip on signature cocktails, and revel in the company of friends and colleagues. It’s a night designed to create memories and connections that transcend time.

Dress to Impress:
Whether you’re channeling the roaring ’20s, the groovy ’70s, the neon 80’s, or your own modern twist, embrace the theme and dress to impress. We await your grand entrance!

Don’t miss out on the most anticipated event of the year. Mark your calendars, dust off those dancing shoes, and get ready for a night of glamour, surprises, and unforgettable moments. Register now to secure your spot at the Chamber’s Annual Gala – where memories are made and excellence is celebrated!

5p | Sponsor Pre-Party
5:30p | Cocktail Hour
6:30p | Program Starts
6:45p | Awards Ceremony: Citizen of the Year; Volunteer of the Year; Ambassador of the Year; Excellence in Business
7:30p | Plated Dinner
8-10p | Post Prom

$75 per person
Tables may be reserved for groups of 6-10 guests – send list of names to Becky Brown

Be a Sponsor, Be a Part of the Magic:
To our sponsors, you are more than supporters; you are partners in the magic-making process. Your belief in our vision and commitment to our community fuels our passion. We look forward to celebrating alongside you at the Annual Gala, where your contribution takes center stage.

All sponsorships must be confirmed by Thursday, January 11 to be featured on print materials.

For sponsorship information, click here or contact Lucinda Hart at (217) 347-6280.


January 20
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm CST
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Thelma Keller Convention Center
1202 N. Keller Drive
Effingham, IL 62401 United States
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