Ord Area Chamber of Commerce

Leading and Exceeding

The Ord Area Chamber of Commerce is an area-wide Chamber with members from several of the surrounding communities.

Our Mission: Sustain our Quality, Retain our Youth, Grow our Community.

Our objectives:
– Assist businesses prosper and grow
– Promote our local business community to a global audience
– Increase area employment opportunities
– Encourage an orderly expansion and development of all segments of the community
– Contribute to the overall economic stability of the community
– Advocate our quality of life

2018 Chamber Sponsors & Members:

Click here for a complete list of 2018 Chamber members.

The following Chamber members have gone above and beyond their annual membership dues in support for the Ord Area Chamber of Commerce.

BRONZE ($400):
– Anderson Pharmacy
Bank First – Ord 
First National Bank – Ord
– Good Life Health Services
Grandview Assisted & Independent Living
Great Western Bank – Ord
Green Plains Renewable Energy
– Jeffres Sand & Gravel
Piskorski Dental
Professional Eyecare
– Sack Lumber
Springdale Title & Realty, Inc.
Stowell & Geweke, P.C., L.L.O. 
Trotter’s Whoa & Go – Ord
– Ulrich Gravel
Wadas, Inc.

SILVER ($500):
Hackel Construction, Inc. 
KNLV Radio/MWB Broadcasting
Pathway Bank – Ord

GOLD ($700):
– Loup Valley Redi-Mix

PLATINUM ($1,000):
– Valley County Health System


  1. How do we provide value for our membership?
    • – Strategic marketing with
      – Social media connectivity with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram
      – Membership marketing and promotions assistance
      – Access to individual ChamberMaster business webpage
      – Option to sell products and services on
      – Successful Buy Local campaign implementation and holiday shopping promotions
      – Workforce sourcing for membership
      – Policy engagement with state and federal elected officials
      – Business to Business social networking
      – Ord Area ChamberBucks can only be redeemed at Chamber businesses
      – Connectivity among Valley County communities, businesses and civic organizations
      – Community and economic development
      – Powerful partnerships with local, state and national organizations to benefit members and the Valley County community
  1. Chamber Resources and Information:
  1. ShopOrd:
    • is an e-commerce solution that is an exclusive benefit for Ord Area Chamber members. There is no additional fee to utilize this site to grow your business! places your business and products in front of potential customers from across the nation. In fact, since 2015, ShopOrd welcomed over 100,000 website users which resulted in the sale of over 2,400 items totaling over $46,400 in sales (cumulatively from participating Chamber members).
    • Learn how to get started with
  1. Ord Area ChamberBucks:
    • Support our local merchants with Ord Area ChamberBucks. ChamberBucks can be used at any Chamber business which are all listed on the BIZ page.  Give ChamberBucks for gifts, employee recognition, or thank you gestures to help promote and support our local businesses.  You can purchase ChamberBucks at the Chamber office or online at View the ChamberBucks Policy here
  1. 2017 Chamber Board of Directors:
    • President: Beth Knapinski – Valley County Health System (2018)
      Past President: Teresa Lange, CinTrese Boutique (2017)
      Vice President: Jennifer Smith – Hackel Construction (2018)
      Secretary: Cindy Struckman – CinTrese Boutique (2017)
      Treasurer: Dan Vech – Ag Pro Insurance (2018)
      Dorothy Andreesen – Second Hand Rose (2017)
      Justin Augustyn – Individual Member (2018)
      Dean Balderston – J&J Sanitation (2017)
      Alex Farrens – Farm Bureau Financial Services: Greg Duryea (2019)
      Thomas Herman – Misko Sports (2018)
      Karla Ritterbush – Pathway Bank (2019)
      Matt Woodward – Shelter Insurance (2017)
    • Business owners, employees and volunteers from the Chamber membership are welcome to participate in Chamber committee work. Contact the Chamber office or any board member to learn how you can get involved.

Contact the Chamber:
1514 K Street
Ord, NE 68862
(308) 728 – 7875
Email the Ord Area Chamber of Commerce