The Foley Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization that has been promoting and supporting the Foley area businesses in Benton County, MN since 2004.(http://www.foleyareachamber.com/)
The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation is the vehicle through which business executives, healthcare and education leaders, civic and community leaders, local government leaders, partner organizations, and community members come together in guiding efforts towards making the greater St. Cloud region one of the best places to live and work in America.(http://www.greaterstcloud.com/)
The Initiative Foundation works daily to strengthen the economy and communities of Central Minnesota:
- Through loans and financing, we invest in businesses that create quality jobs.
- Through grants and programs, we invest in organizations that make our economy strong.
- Through donor services and charitable funds, we help people invest in their communities.
We believe that local people have the greatest sum of initiative, knowledge and relationships to achieve a brighter future.(https://www.ifound.org/)
The population of Rice has grown steadily over the years. For a city of relatively small population, Rice has grown to include a diversified business and industrial base with employment levels at one and a half (1.5) times the city's population.(http://www.riceareachamber.com/)
The Sauk Rapids Chamber promotes a healthy business environment in the community ofThe Sauk Rapids Chamber promotes a healthy business environment in the community of Sauk Rapids, working in cooperation with member businesses, local government, the public school system, and other community organizations.(https://www.stcloudareachamber.com/Sites/Sauk-Rapids/Home)
The St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce is the Voice of Business in Central Minnesota. Established in 1869, the Chamber has grown from a small commercial club to a regional chamber with over 1,000 members, and affiliations with the Sauk Rapids and Waite Park Chambers. We focus our work around the core principles an investment in membership brings: business connections, community impact, and economic prosperity.(https://www.stcloudareachamber.com/)