Chamber of Commerce

Lenox Chamber of Commerce

Our mission is to encourage growth and development, promote Lenox, and the area businesses, and foster a sense of community pride.

The Lenox Area Chamber of Commerce is proud of the community of Lenox and encouraged by our continued growth and dedication. The commitment of the business owners and residents has been tremendous and certainly shows with a thriving Main Street as well as expanded businesses in town.

We continually strive to promote the community, businesses and take great pride in Lenox. Together we can do more is only a motto; but truly how Lenox approaches each day.

Come visit and experience our “Shining Hospitality”


Lenox Area Chamber of Commerce

200 1/2 South Main Street
Lenox, IA 50851
Phone: (641) 333-4272
Email: lenoxchamber@lenoxia.com

Chamber Executive Board 2019

President Matt Hansen
Vice President Todd Kinker
Past President Jake Samo
Member at Large Alison Larsen
Member at Large Kelly Freshour
Member at Large Trisha Mains
Chamber Coordinator Brooke Pafford


Chamber Committees

The Lenox Chamber of Commerce has many different committees.  These committees involve everyone in the Chamber getting together and making the Lenox community a better place.

Rural Urban Ag Day Internet
Ambassadors Lenox Trust
Lenox Brochure Membership
Christmas Carnival Nominating
Christmas Lighting Old Fashioned Fun Night
Depot Tree Promotions
Executive Publicity
Fund-Raiser RAT Ride
Golf Tournament Tourism Committee

Chamber Dollars

  1. The Lenox Chamber Dollars come in four denominations: $1.00, $5.00, $10.00, and $20.00.
  2. You can purchase them only at the Iowa State Savings Bank in Lenox, and they are valid ONLY if they are encoded at the bottom by the bank.
  3. They can be accepted only at current Chamber Member Businesses.
  4. They expire one year from the date they were issued to the user.
  5. They should not be redeemed for cash.
  6. Businesses should stamp each bill on the back, just like a check, before turning them in at the bank.
  7. Users should endorse the back of each Chamber Dollar.
  8. No Cash should be given back by the business as change unless the remaining amount is less than one dollar.
  9. If the remaining portion is more than one dollar, the business has the option of either: giving credit for the remaining amount to be used later at that business, or purchasing smaller denominations to have on hand to give back as change.

Events & Activities

The Lenox Chamber of Commerce holds many events and activities to improve and involve the community of Lenox.


  • Valentine Gift Basket Give Away
  • Rural / Urban Ag Day Breakfast
  • Easter Egg Hunt (conducted by Sorority)
  • Teacher Appreciation
  • RAT Ride
  • City Wide Garage Sales
  • Seth Thompson Memorial Fishing Tournament
  • Main Street Beautification
  • Wacky Golf Tournament
  • Lenox Calf – Lamb Show
  • Old Fashioned Fun Nigh
  • Rodeo Parade
  • Lenox Rodeo
  • Lenox Annual Golf Tournament
  • Chamber Bowling Tournament
  • Scarecrow Contest
  • Spook Parade
  • Christmas Carnival
  • Lighting Ceremony at Highland Park
  • Recipe Night
  • Bright Lights & Shining Hospitality


  • Advertising Lenox
  • Banners & Decorations
  • Business Directory
  • Chamber Dollars
  • School Activities Calendar
  • Fund-Raisers
  • Internet Links
  • Lenox Brochures
  • Lenox Website
  • Main Street Beautification
  • Monthly Chamber Coffees
  • Monthly Chamber Meetings
  • Promoting Lenox
  • Ribbon Cuttings
  • Shining Star Awards
  • Spotlight of the Week
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