NOW HIRING! The Girard Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking the right individual for the role of Executive Director. This position oversees all operations of the 90+ member 501c(6) organization. Resumes may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. The position will remain open until filled. For additional information, you may call 620.724.4715.
The 2019-2020 Welcome Guide is now available! Stop by the chamber office to pick up your copy or view online here.
Dec. 20th - Chamber Coffee/Retirement Party at Peak Auto Service
January 6th - Annual Chamber Dinner and Awards
Painted Barrels is NOW OPEN! Congratulations to Nancy Bauer and Carrie Smith on your new venture. Painted Barrels is located on the West side of the historic Girard square!
Congratulations to Rick and Barb Duling on the opening of The Laundry Basket located at 212 S. Ozark in Girard
Congratulations to Leah D. Smith Agency on the opening of their new Girard location. Pictured above are office manager Amber Smith and owner Leah Smith.
Chamber Award Winners
Businesses of the Year
GNBank - Celebrating 100 Years
Girard Medical Center - Celebrating 100 Years
Volunteer of the Year
Nancy Bauer - 150 Committee
Community Spirit Award
Entrepreneur of the Year
Friends of Historic Girard
Sesquicentennial Outstanding Volunteer
Ribbon Cutting at Painted Barrels. We had some folks late to the party so this is our first ever DOUBLE ribbon cutting event! Congratulations Nancy and Carrie!
Chamber Coffee at Pearls and Curls. The store is newly expanded and looking great!
Chamber Coffee at Kannarr Eye Care. Thank you Dr. Painter and staff for hosting!
Ribbon Cutting at Your Home Town Medical Equipment
Chamber Coffee at Girard Fire Department - Thank You to Fire Chief Joseph Clow for hosting!
TROJANS ARE STATE CHAMPIONS!
Congratulations to the 2018-2019 Class 3A State Basketball Champions! We are so proud of these players and coaches
A ribbon cutting was held The Laundry Basket on March 1st. Congratulations to the Duling family on their new adventure!
CHAMBER AFTER HOURS at Girard Medical Center Senior Behavioral Health
Congratulations on 10 years of serving Southeast Kansas and beyond with mental health services for those 55 and older.
CHAMBER AFTER HOURS at Bender on 7
Thank you to Joe & Emily Allen with Bender on 7 for hosting a Chamber After Hours event on Jan. 30th. Free alcohol tastings and food too! Yum.
A ribbon cutting was held at Harmon's Barber Shop on Jan. 28th. Congrats to Luke Harmon on your new business located on the North side of the historic Girard square!