Meeting/Event Information


October 18, 2017

Unlocking Your Full Potential Through Financial Leverage and Partnerships
October 18, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Mt Hawley Country Club
7724 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614-2026
What opportunities for additional business could you be missing? Katie will outline some of those.

$30.00 Member Registration

$35.00 Non-Member Registration

TOPIC: Unlocking Your Full Potential Through Financial Leverage and Partnerships

Presented By:

Katie Arnholt Kim, Director and Small Business Specialist for the Kim Group 

BIOGRAPHY: Katie will provide an overview of the current economic and business climate of the Peoria county and surrounding areas.  She will also provide her perspectives on the opportunities business owners have to work with governments to enhance their businesses, including sharing first hand experiences of how to partner with government , unlock potential subsidies, grants  and/or financing options.  

MEETINGS: Our meetings are open to members and guests. Social/networking time begins at 5:30 pm and dinner begins at 6:00 pm with the program following. The Central IL Chapter of NAWBO® meets the 3rd Wednesday each month.

COST: $30 for members and $35 for non-members. 


  • You may pay at the time of registration or at the door.
  • Registration fee must be paid by the meeting date or a $5 monthly administration fee will be assessed.

LOCATION: Mt. Hawley Country Club, Peoria, IL

PARKING:  Parking is free.  Valet service is available if desired.

For more information, please contact  or call 309.692-2225 and leave a message.


Future Meetings

September 20, 2018

Pathways to Success: Show Up, Be Bold

September 20, 2018
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Par-a-dice Hotel
21 Blackjack Boulevard
East Peoria, IL 61611

Kim Hodous, author of the award winning book, Show Up, Be Bold, Play Big will be our keynote speaker. Followed by outstanding breakout sessions. Come, learn, network, grow. Show Up, Be Bold!

November 06, 2018

The Big Flip

November 06, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Peoria Riverfront Museum
222 S W Washington Street
Peoria , IL 61602

This award winning documentary follows four families as they navigate the Big Flip.