Hillsboro, IL is a community located in central Illinois an hour south of Springfield, the state capitol. We are a community deeply rooted in tradition and civic pride who remains progressive in our thinking and actions.
Coordinate the talents of local business and community leaders.
Formally recognizes business excellence,
Advocate the interests of Hillsboro and Montgomery County to elected and appointed officials at the levels of government,
Support community service organizations as they improve the quality of life in Hillsboro and Montgomery County,
Assist with economic and community development of Hillsboro and Montgomery County.
Provide opportunities for leadership development in cooperation with regional partners.
On the local level, the Chamber faces the social, ethical, economic and political responsibilities of the business community. The Chamber works toward the awareness of the needs and desires of the community, the analyzing of problems and priorities and the implementing of solutions.
WHAT WE DO
First Community Bank of Hillsboro
807 S. Main St., Hillsboro, IL 62049
Shown in picture from left to right is Belinda Hollo, Candi Ellington, Kellyn Peoples, and Randy McFarlin. Read their bio here!
The Hillsboro Commercial Association was formed in June 1955. Chartered as a non-profit organization, the Commercial Association brought the voices of business in Hillsboro together. The Hillsboro Commercial Association operated with the same purpose as today’s Chamber, for the purpose of advancing the commercial, agricultural, industrial civic and general interest of the City of Hillsboro, County of Montgomery and Trade Area. The Commercial Association established Chamber status in May 1957. The organization changed its name to Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce in April 1959