The Centralia Chamber of Commerce is a growing Chamber with membership from all sectors of the business community. The mission of the Centralia Chamber of Commerce is to support local businesses, promote business retention, work with new businesses and promote tourism through events and advertising.
The Chamber is governed by a 9-person board of directors with a part-time executive director. Membership in the Chamber offers benefits such as monthly membership meetings and other networking opportunities, access to Health Insurance, advertising opportunities, the local Chamber Bucks program, ribbon cuttings and grand openings. The Chamber also sponsors annual events like the Centralia Anchor Festival, the Centralia Wine Walk, Anchor City Cook Off bringing visitors from all of the United States to Centralia.
Centralia is a community in mid-Missouri that is thriving with young entrepreneurs and seasoned business owners working together to create an environment that encourages and supports the entrepreneurial spirit.
The District leads with Panther tradition and believes that every student has the ability to grow and deserves the opportunity to learn in a safe and positive environment to become productive citizens. The district is housed on 5 campuses Chance Elementary PreK-2nd, Centralia Intermediate School 3rd-5th, Chester Boren Middle School 6th-8th, Centralia High School 9th-12th and Champion Academy for high school students.
In Centralia, quality of life is very evident with 4 recreation parks, annual events like the Centralia Anchor Festival and many other communities, school and church activities.