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The Value of Your GSP Investment
Mike McDorman, President & CEO

It has been said that chambers of commerce are the most powerful powerless organizations ever created. Our chamber of commerce, known as the Greater Springfield Partnership, is an organization that represents the interests of local businesses and promotes economic growth in the greater Springfield region. Being a chamber of commerce member/investor can be beneficial to your business in many ways...
Partnership News+Events
Join us Thursday, May 18, for a hybrid SpfldYP & GSP members lunch+learn at the Springfield SBDC. We'll meet with Rob Alexander, Executive Director-Small Business Development Center, who will discuss the importance of small businesses in our community, entrepreneurship, and how the SBDC ties into it all.
GSP Members: Please click the button below ro register
YP's: Please confirm your attendance with Ashten at: [email protected]
What: SpfldYP hosts Not Your Mother's Bingo!
When: Wednesday, May 10th
Time: 6-8p
Where: Mother Stewart's Brewing Co.
Cost: $5 per bingo card,
all card proceeds go to a local non-profit*
This is not your average bingo night - join us for a night of good times, laughter, and fundraising for Springfield Public Art* committee. With chances to win exciting prizes and delicious drinks, you won't want to leave early.
Investor News+Events
Economic Development + Workforce
Thank you to our attendees and businesses at our Eight Grade Career Exploration Fair!
We had 9 local Middle Schools in attendance, consisting of 1009 students. And we welcomed 26 businesses representing all 16 career industries. 
Travel + Tourism
If you enjoy spending your Saturday mornings shopping at the Springfield Farmers Market, have you considered being a 2023 Market sponsor??
All sponsorship dollars go to supporting the logistics, staffing and continued maintenance of the farmers market and it's programs and materials including our EBT Doubling Program - without the continued support of local business and organizations, the market wouldn't be possible! 
If you would like more information about becoming a sponsor, email Camaren at [email protected]
From The Hub
Support National Salvation Army Week by eating at some of your favorite local spots
Almost 60 years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower proclaimed National Salvation Army Week a time to recognize the huge role the organization at the time played in supporting troops during World War I.

Decades later, the scope of the Salvation Army has expanded, but its mission of service hasn’t wavered.