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Posted on: November 3, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Shop Rantoul First still needs businesses to participate!

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Currently, we are still registering businesses for the campaign, so head over to to sign your business up now! It's free to members of the chamber of commerce!

The Village of Rantoul and the Rantoul Area Chamber of Commerce have partnered to launch a campaign to encourage people who live or work in Rantoul to shop at locally owned businesses.

To participate, offer discounts to customers who show Shop Rantoul First ads at checkout!

Campaign Promotion($10,000 Value):
•Ad in the Thanksgiving edition of the News Gazette
Weekly ads in the Rantoul Press
Ads on WPXN
Ads on IIlini Radio Group stations
A section in December’s utility newsletter
Web ads through the Chamber and Village sites, as well as
Facebook posts!
Flyers sent to all Village & School Employees

Benefits to members of the Chamber:
Free enrollment ($200 Value!)
Free chamber of commerce enhanced online directory listing ($50 value!)
Free advertising opportunities
Listing on’s directory

Benefits to non-members:
Free advertising opportunities
Listing on’s directory

The Campaign will run from 11/14-12/25
Ad enrollment deadline: 11/7

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