• Elgin's Five Fabulous Facts for August

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    August 01, 2018
    Elgin's Five Fabulous Facts for August
    This is an exciting time to be in Elgin! Our Enhancing Elgin Committee works to provide information about the many positive things about our city that are solidifying our reputation as The City in the Suburbs. Visit our website at ElginChamber.com/Fab5 or follow Enhancing Elgin on Facebook and Twitter (@EnhancingElgin) or search the hashtag #ElginIL to learn more about what makes Elgin the great place to live, work, learn, do business, get involved, visit and enjoy.

    Congratulating Jim "Turk" Turcan of Cornerstone Partners Horticultural Services Company for his 2018 award as Environmental Leader of the Year, by SIMA (Snow & Ice Management Association).

    Congratulations to our Meadows Regional Cancer Care Center at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Elgin! The cancer center recently earned a three-year reaccreditation with 5 commendations from the Commission on Cancer. Notable praise was received for: program management, clinical services, and data quality.

    The Illinois Children’s Healthcare Foundation (ILCHF) has awarded the Kane County Health Department an initial $200,000 planning grant to improve the system of care for children and their families. This project will be a collaboration between the health department and many committed partner organizations and collaboratives working to serve the mental health needs of young people in Kane County.

    The 57-year-old non-profit Fox River Trolley Museum held guided tours to thank donors for supporting them after the devastating damage by vandals of more than $100,000 to their rail barn and eight antique railroad cars.

    The Elgin Area Convention & Visitors Bureau’s board announced Krisilee Murphy as the new Executive Director and Hratch Basmadjian from the Holiday Inn Chicago Northwest – Elgin as the new Board Chair. We look forward to their leadership and thank them for accepting these new roles.
    Contact:
    Carol Gieske, President & CEO
    (847) 741-5660 x216
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