Our mission is to provide a unified voice and support for the businesses in the Akron/Newstead community. The Chamber promotes economic growth, leadership, and works to enhance the quality of life for the people of the community.
The Chamber is a strong supporter of local business, organizations and the community. Community events sponsored by the Chamber include Citizen/Business of the Year Awards, Thursday Cruise Nights, Annual Sidewalk Sale/Duck Race, Community Christmas, Midday concert series in Russell Park and the Super Cruise & Craft Show. The Chamber also publishes the very popular Akron-Newstead Telephone Directory.