The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to providing support to the growth and development of the business community and continually improve the quality of life for those who live and work in the McHenry area.
Led by a dynamic group of professionals, the McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce strives to accelerate its member businesses’ growth and success by connecting people, programs and services.
The McHenry Area Chamber is focused on the overall economic health of the community and strives to strengthen the McHenry area’s existing business and grow new commerce and development. Leading events that draw thousands of people into the area, the Chamber provides expertise for the Riverwalk Foundation, serves on the City of McHenry’s Economic Development Commission, and deals with transportation and political issues on the McHenry County Economic Development Corporation.
The first meeting of the McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors was held on May 1, 1952. Today, the McHenry Area Chamber has approximately 700 members and constantly strives to reach out to new businesses and outlying communities.