Juanita Paparello, Pres.
Sharon Caron, Tres.
John Jensen, Sec.
Sunday, December 4th 6pm
Christmas in the Country
on the Union Common!
The Union Area
Chamber of Commerce is more than
strong. Founded in 1952, our mission is to form
a solid bond between members, to increase
consumers' awareness of the businesses and
non-profits in our
Chamber area and to contribute to our
communities. Our organization provides
opportunities for our businesses to participate
in joint marketing efforts, business networking
and in sponsoring and supporting
Events. The UACOC is a member of the MC3 chamber
aliance increasing our reach in the state.
monthly meetings are held the last Wednesday of
each month at 8am at The Deer Foot Farm on Rt.
131 in Appleton.
Members network before and after the business
meeting which starts out with a 30 second round
table for everyone to introduce themselves and
talk about their businesses. Our meetings
are friendly, short and to the point so we can
all get back to work! Please come visit
one of our meetings, have coffee and a muffin
and find out if
membership in the UACOC is right
for your business.
people join the UACOC to be a part of the
community. Our committees host many community
projects and business-related events through out
the year. Our annual events include:
Winter Tech Conference
Annual Dinner in March
Union Spring Cleanup along the roadsides
Union Founders' Day Weekend Concert on the
Common and "Now Famous" Pie Social in July
Fall Business Conference
Tree Lighting on Union Common, with 33 Christmas
trees, free hot chocolate, and cookies made by
residents in the surrounding communities.
offer several advertising oportunities,
sponsorships and business after hours events.
Every other year, we print our
Map and Guide which is available locally,
online and distributed to several key outlets
throughout the state. Our Christmas in the
Country flyer lists the schedule of events, a
member directory and member advertising.
We have had many successful business after hours
events including one with the Governor
and many at businesses in our area.
Members sponsor events like the Concert on the
Common, Annual Dinner, Conferences and more.
Chamber Kiosk is parked prominently on Rt. 17 in
Union during the warmer seasons, and travels to
Chamber events, our members' events, to Union
Fair in August, and River Festival on Labor Day
weekend. The Kiosk has our Map & Guide, posters
for members' events, and members' brochures and
We invite you to
explore our unique surroundings and sample some
of the many products and services. Our membership is
diverse enough to support the many needs of our
communities as well as our visitors. More
information is on our
The best thing about
the Union Area Chamber of Commerce is our
members. Please visit them and
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