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cokato.watertowerThe Cokato Area Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary association of business people working together to improve the economic & civic vitality in our community.

We actively promote the Cokato area as A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE AND DO BUSINESS!!!

Want to join our efforts? Download this fillable pdf form! Membership Listing: click here

Cokato Community Chest — For us and others in need.
Cokato Community Chest is a non-profit fund raising organization that collects money from local businesses and residents in the fall. The money is disturbed to non-profit organizations such as the Cokato Fire Department, Cokato Ambulance, Cokato Bloodmobile, the library, and other local groups plus the Salvation Army and the Red Cross to name just a few.

Starting Tuesday, October 10th, 2017.,  the annual business fund drive will began. Sometime during the month of October a volunteer will contact your business seeking a donation.

If you are not contacted donations can be sent to Cokato Community Chest, P.O. Box 698, Cokato MN 55321.

2017 Chamber Officers:

  • President: Paulie Johnson, Enterprise Disptach
  • Vice-president: Chris Kleiman, Kraft Walser Law Office
  • Treasurer: Jarod Sebring, Lake Region Co-op
  • Secretary: (open)
  • Past-President: Mitch Simmons, NAPA Auto Parts
  • Executive Secretary: Louann Worden – 320-286-5505; lworden@cokato.mn.us

Some of the activities of the Chamber:
-Cokato-Dassel Business Expo ~ Saturday, March 4, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – Noon, at the D-C High School Commons

-City Wide Garage Sale, Saturday, April 29, 2017.

-68th Annual Cokato Corn Carnival, August 7-8-9, 2017.

-We support our business community by advertising on the Internet with our Chamber of Commerce Business Directory.

-We support & develop enhancement & beautification projects for the community.

-The chamber is governed by a six-person executive committee.

-The chamber meets the first Tuesday of each month at Cokato City Hall unless otherwise noted. The schedule for 2017 is:
January 3
February 7
March 7
April 4
May 2
June 6
July 11
August – No meeting due to Corn Carnival
September 12? (second Tuesday because of Labor Day)
October 3
November 7
December 5