The October Puttin' On Pekin breakfast was held this morning at the Knights of Columbus Hall.
About 80 chamber members and guests attended. The early prize was won by Pastor Lloyd Brock, while Jesse Funk collected the late prize. The Spotlight on Business award was accepted by Brian and John Dennison on behalf of Ray Dennison Chevrolet. The Blue Ribbon award was presented to the Bridgeway Church, and the Sunshine award was presented to The HOPE Chest. Leigh Ann Matthews, the Economic Development Director for the City of Pekin was the speaker. She provided an update on the many projects that are under way in the Pekin. You can see more pictures from this and other chamber events at: http://picasaweb.google.com/PekinChamber