With the cancellation of fundraisers like May Days and the postponement of the Chamber's Business Expo, the meat raffle fundraiser is taking on bigger importance during the coronavirus pandemic.
According to Chamber Executive Director, Marian Brisard, they are proceeding with their meat raffle that offers a quarter beef, half a hog or cash prize.
The meat for the raffle is being provided by Toohill Seed and Beef in Clinton.
To get a meat raffle ticket, contact the Chamber of Commerce at 217-935-3364 and they will work with you to get your tickets to you. The Chamber office is closed down for the time being because of the coronavirus, so picking up tickets in person is not an option right now.