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First Friday Networking Luncheon @ TGIFriday’s

Innovate your networking game with the Chamber’s First Friday Network Luncheon! Launched in January 2023, this initiative seamlessly blends meaningful connections within our membership with a celebration of Effingham County’s diverse culinary scene.

Mark your calendars as we venture to a variety of local restaurants throughout Effingham County, creating the perfect backdrop for networking in a relaxed and enjoyable setting.

We’ve selected diverse dining establishments, challenging you to step out of your comfort zone and engage with fellow Chamber members in a vibrant and unique atmosphere.

Join us for a delectable lunch, engaging conversations, and a chance to forge new connections. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to network like never before!

Participating is as easy as 1-2-3! Register for the event, invest a nominal fee of $20/$30, and join us at the designated lunch spot. Get ready for an enriching networking experience that goes beyond the ordinary.

Please note that due to space limitations at our chosen venues, there is a maximum # of guests we can accommodate (40). Be sure to secure your spot early to guarantee your seat at this exclusive luncheon.

$20 | member
$30 | non-member

Questions can be directed to the Chamber at (217) 342-4147.

Cancellation Policy
*Cancellations of registrations and refunds will be issued in full if received on or before noon a week (seven weekdays) prior to the event. After noon CST on said date, no refunds will be issued. If the event is rescheduled, all registrations will be honored for the rescheduled date or may be refunded in full of a refund request**. If the event is canceled, all registration will be refunded in full. **Refund requests must be submitted in writing by email to Nicole Morrison. Please allow up to five (5) business days to process your refund request.

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Effingham County Chamber (Chamber) reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event sponsored by the Chamber, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. The Chamber may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used, or contracted by the Chamber, including but not limited to brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc. If you do not wish to be photographed/video, please inform the Chamber.

Any person or organization not affiliated with Chamber may not use, copy, alter, or modify Chamber photographs, graphics, videography, or other similar reproductions and recordings without the advance written permission of an authorized designee from Chamber.




Friday, April 5


12:00pm - 1:00pm


1208 N Keller Drive
Effingham, IL 62401

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