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Check here for the latest news from our member businesses, events and updates from the Athens Chamber, and to learn more about the community that we love to serve: Athens, Ohio.



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Upcoming Chamber Events

Merchants National Bank Gives Back

Merchants National Bank Announces $30M Local Initiative in Athens County

On Tuesday, September 25th, Merchants National Bank held a VIP customer event to launch a series of new initiatives focused called “MNB Means Business,” that are focused on supporting business ...
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Join Our Team, We're Hiring!

Join Our Team!

The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking a Membership Coordinator.

This is a salaried, permanent, full-time position with a flexible schedule and hybrid workplace.

The Membership Coordinator, as a key collaborator, visionary leader, and community-builder, is essential to the ...
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2023 Board Nominations

The Call for Nominations for the 2023 Board of Directors is now open!

Want to help make a difference in the Athens business community? The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominations for persons to sit ...
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2023 Athens Area Gift Guide

The Chamber is Offering Free Advertising for the Holiday Season!

In an effort to help bring attention to our Chamber members during the holiday season and encourage local shopping, the Athens Area Chamber will be producing the 2023 Athens ...
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Athens Uptown Business Association Spotlight

AUBA Spotlight: Hocking Valley Bank


What better way to highlight Hocking Valley Bank than to focus on what President & CEO Tami Bobo states in her letter about the values of HVB: “Your account is more than a series of transactions – it’s an ...
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Chamber News

Updated Bylaws

Per Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Board Bylaws, edits to our procedures and policies must be made public to membership and for this reason, we have made available the newest adopted bylaws for your review.

2022 Athens Area Chamber of ...
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Athens Farmers Market Voted #1 in Ohio

The Athens Farmers Market (AFM is having quite a banner year! In addition to celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, the AFM was recently voted the top market in Ohio by the 2022 America’s Farmers Market Celebration (AFMC). The ...
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Tickets on Sale for the Athens Area Women’s+ Summit

Chance for Local Women to Step In, Reach Out, and Lift Up

The Athens Area Women’s+ Summit Returns on October 28th at Stuart’s Opera House.

The Athens Area Women’s+ Summit will return for a sixth consecutive year to empower and inspire ...
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Celebrate Athens Recap and Photo Gallery

Thank you to our Sponsors!


The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce gathered to celebrate all things Athens on Thursday, September 15, at the Dairy Barn Arts Center. The Celebrate Athens Auction and Dinner showcased live and silent auction items ...
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