About

Galena Area Chamber of Commerce is the oldest Chamber of Commerce in all of Illinois. We formed on February 2, 1838 and have played a role in our business community ever since.  We hope to keep helping our businesses grow and thrive in our area for years to come.

The Galena Area Chamber of Commerce’s Mission Statement:
To foster the economic and cultural welfare of our members, advocate for our business community, and encourage economic growth and innovation.Depot

The Galena Area Chamber of Commerce is a non for profit group that is dedicated to developing local economic growth and community presence. It revolves around the premise that business can help drive businesses. The GACC plans to achieve this goal through a multitude of outlets: membership services, business and networking events; marketing communication; community involvement and more.