Annual Banquet – January 28, 2019

Our Annual Banquet is an evening for Chamber members to eat, drink, mingle and celebrate! Your ticket includes appetizers, dinner, entertainment and more. Plus, we’ll have a dessert auction to support local college scholarships!

The Mahomet Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet is typically held the last Monday in January. It is a night to thank members for their patronage, give out awards and celebrate the chamber community. We also take this evening to host a Dessert Auction to raise scholarship money for local seniors heading off to college in the fall.

Date: Monday, January 28, 2019
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Mahomet-Seymour High School Cafeteria

  • Networking + Appetizers
  • Board Chairman Introduction
  • Dinner Hour
  • Above & Beyond Service Award
  • Business of the Year Award
  • Dessert Auction

Tickets:

The Annual Banquet is a great way to reward your staff or introduce new members to the Chamber community!

Member Individual Ticket: $20.00
Member Table Price: $150 (Table of 8)

A heartfelt thank you to the Banquet Committee and all the Dessert Donors!

Menu:

Variety of Sushi Rolls
Selection of Cheese and Fruit
Roast Turkey or Ham
Green Beans and Corn
Salad and Rolls
Dessert Auction

 

Bidding Per Table: Each table pools their funds together and designate a “Team Captain” to bid on dessert of choice as a team.
Proceeds:  Will be donated to the Mahomet Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship fund for Mahomet-Seymour High School students.

2018 Desserts:

  • Dessert #1 Donated by The Waterford @ Bridle Brook: German Chocolate Layer Cake
  • Dessert #2 Donated by The Waterford @ Bridle Brook: Chocolate Cherry Vanilla Torte Cake
  • Dessert #3 Donated by Angela Ford-Barden: Chocolate Reeses Peanut Butter Cake
  • Dessert #4 Donated by Angela Ford-Barden: 1 Dozen French Vanilla Cupcakes
  • Dessert #5 Donated by Cakes by Lori/Mahomet IGA: Raspberry Cake
  • Dessert #6 Donated by Cakes by Lori/Mahomet IGA: Chocolate Hazelnut
  • Dessert #7 Donated by Lucky Moon Pies: Coconut Cream Pie
  • Dessert #8 Donated by Lucky Moon Pies: Apple Pie
  • Dessert #9 Donated by Darwyn Boston State Farm: Chocolate Caramel Kiss
  • Dessert #10 Donated by Darwyn Boston State Farm: Bubbly Pink Champagne Cake
  • Dessert #11 Donated by SunFlour Mariah (First State Bank of Forrest):  Chocolate Lovers Dream
  • Dessert #12 Donated by SunFlour Mariah (First State Bank of Forrest):  Campfire Smores Cake
  • Dessert #13 Donated by Lyn Ferdinand Mahomet Insurance Centre: Triple Fudge Chocolate Cake
  • Dessert #14 Donated by Mahomet Family Restaurant: Cherry Cheesecake
  • Dessert #15 Donated by Mahomet Family Restaurant: Cherry Cheesecake
  • Dessert #16 Donated by Fisher National Bank: Dozen Cinnamon Rolls
  • Dessert #17 Donated by Taylor Teams @ ReMax Realty: Dozen Mini Cupcakes + 6 Oreo Brownies
  • Dessert #18 Donated by Firemark Paintball & Party in A Pinch: Cheesecake Brownies
  • Dessert #19 Donated by Farm Credit Services: Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Icing
  • Dessert #20 Donated by First Mid Illinois: Cherry Pie Baked by Lucky Moon Pies
  • Dessert #21 Donated by First Financial: Bucket of Sprinkle Popcorn + 11/year
  • Dessert  #22 Donated by MACC: 1 Dozen Chamber of Commerce Cookies
  • Dessert #23 Donated by Busey Bank: Chocolate Pie Baked by Lucky Moon Pies
  • Dessert #24 Donated by Busey Bank: Pecan Pie Baked by Lucky Moon Pies

Looking for a way to help out at the Chamber Annual Banquet? Here are a few opportunities:

  • Donate a Dessert
    Desserts are auctioned off at the end of the evening. Auctioneer with announce dessert and sponsor.
  • Donate Food or Appetizers
    Are you a restuarant, caterer or other food company? Let us know how we can work together to provide an evening of incredible food.

Business of the Year Awards

  • 2007 – Mahomet IGA
  • 2008 – Mahomet Insurance Centre
  • 2009 – Busey Bank
  • 2010 – USPRO
  • 2011 – Walk Chiropractic
  • 2012 – Fisher National Bank
  • 2013 – First Mid Illinois Bank & Savings
  • 2014 – Bridle Brook Adult Community
  • 2015 – State Farm-Darwyn Boston
  • 2016 – ReMax Realty ” The Taylor Boys”
  • 2017 – Mahomet Ace Hardware

Want to nominate a business for Business of the Year? Contact the Chamber office today!

Congratulations Graduates! The recipients of the 2018 Mahomet Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship:

  • Jadin Elliott
  • Ryan Fox
  • Juianne Kauffman
  • Maddie Fugate
A special thank you to the following businesses