The Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce
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Special Celebrations

The Chamber offers ribbon cuttings for new business openings, special anniversary celebrations, and much more! 

Member-Only Events

We offer exclusive member-only events where networking and fun come together!

Community Events

The Chamber plans many free community events including our Annual Courthouse Lighting and Lighted Parade.


Our Ambassador program is a great way to become involved in the Chamber. From monthly  group business visits to planning the yearly Golf Outing, you will really get to know your business community. 

Community Focused, Business Oriented

We are a private, not-for-profit business membership association designed to meet the needs of the business community in making Newton, Iowa and Jasper County a great place to live and do business.

Upcoming Events

"Choose Chamber"

Why you should Choose Chamber First...

Make New Business Contacts - Networking at Newton Chamber events help you meet potential customers, clients, and vendors.  The Newton Chamber events provide great opportunities to get to know people and expand your prospect base.

Increase Your Presence on the Web - Your business will be listed in the Chamber's online "Business Directory", thereby expanding your market area.  Included on your page is a description of your business, contact information, logo, and a direct link to your business website, Facebook page, or any other social media or internet link you prefer.

Heighten Your Company's Visibility - Your investment in the Newton Chamber gives your business credibility, visibility, and marketability.  *If a company shows that it is highly involved in the local chamber, consumers are 10% more likely to think its products stack up better against its competition.  *Consumers say that being active in a local Chamber is 23% more effective for communicating that a company uses good business practices.

Market your Products and Services - Take advantage of the Chamber's low-cost marketing opportunities.  You will reach hundreds of business owners, executives, and other employees anxious to learn more about your products and services.  Plenty of advertising and sponsorship opportunities exist through the Newton Chamber events, programs, website, and publications.

Get Involved - There is nothing more rewarding than volunteering your time and talent to make the community where you live and work a better place.  As a member of the Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce, you are aligned with more than 200 other businesses, organizations, and individuals in a professional association that is working to strengthen the long-term economic vitality of its members and the community.  Community Events are Sponsorship Opportunities provided through the Chamber allow you to demonstrate your support and make a positive lifetime community impact while improving the quality of life for everyone in Newton, Iowa.

*This information is from a study conducted by Schapiro Group, and Atlanta-based strategic consulting firm, commissioned by the American Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE), in cooperation with the Western Association of Chamber Executives. 

Whether you’re raising a family, starting a business or building a home — you’ll want to get to know Newton. The community has many great amenities — excellent schools, unique entertainment, beautiful art displays and parks. Established in 1846 and incorporated as a city in 1857, Newton is the county seat of Jasper County and the largest city in the county. Newton focuses on providing a safe community with a high quality of life, engaged residents, and a strong business community. The city’s vision statement is “Newton Shines Bright: Newton is a progressive, family friendly community, a shining star of Central Iowa, and a place to call home."

City of Newton

Our schools provide great educational opportunities for our students ranging from high rigor academic courses to outstanding extracurricular activities. The Newton Schools boast a great mix of opportunities from fine arts to athletics. We encourage and support students who participate in multiple activities.  To quote the high school principal, "There's just no better place to raise your kid than Newton, Iowa." Come check us out. You will be glad you did.

Newton Schools

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