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Membership Benefits

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Join today and take advantage of these valuable benefits of Chamber membership!

Member Spotlight- Lake Shore Harley Davidson

Promote your business:

  • Interactive business listing with live links, info, photos and video on a Business
  • Listing in the Annual Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Community Guide glossy printed magazine sent to more than 15,000 local residents each year
  • Social media love from the Chamber on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn - we'll like, comment on and even share your posts for added exposure
  • Your special event and news items featured in the monthly Chamber enewsletter sent to more than 1,500 contacts
  • Restaurants, Retail, Arts and Recreation organizations featured in Eat. Shop. Play, posted weekly with brochure printed annually
  • “Think Local First!” initiatives to raise awareness and keep dollars in the local economy
  • Chamber Member Spotlight opportunity

Lake Bluff's Holiday Market

Participate in Chamber events and promotions:

  • Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Graduation and more…we’ll promote your sales and specials on gifts and other items
  • Lake Forest Sidewalk Sale & Lake Bluff Sip & Stroll events to drive traffic and raise awareness of your business
  • Special community events - Auto Show, Arts Stroll, Uncorked, Comedy Nights, and more, as permitted
  • Community Holiday events like the Cocoa Crawl in Lake Forest & It's a Wonderful Life in Lake Bluff
  • Chamber Checks – Gift certificates available in $20 denominations, redeemable at local member merchants
  • New Resident Welcome Box – An opportunity exclusively for Chamber members to provide promotional materials to an estimated 500 new households annually in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff

Network with other businesses

  • B4Work – Networking and business presentations at 8am on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month
  • Chamber Presentations – Timely topics to help keep you informed and on the cutting edge
  • Business After Hours – Hosted by member businesses
  • Industry Forums – Restaurant, Retail, Real Estate, ArtsLink, Legal & Financial and more
  • Annual Chamber Holiday Celebration & Silent Auction

Check our calendar for details of upcoming events.

Tap Chamber resources:

  • Educational Workshops
  • Constituent representation when local, regional, state or federal issues impact members
  • Certificates of Origin – Available for Chamber members who export products

“The LF/LB Chamber of Commerce is our cherished partner, our fiercest advocate and our loyal cheerleader.
From sharing much needed information to gathering our community together, the Chamber unifies, inspires and leads.
They are the perfect combination of guidepost for our community and lighthouse in a storm.
Always a welcome voice of creativity and sound business advice.” 

-- Matt Barba, Former Innkeeper – The Deer Path Inn