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Grimes Chamber & Economic Development

Grimes Chamber & Economic Development

A membership organization focused on the retention and expansion of the Grimes business community along with the sponsorship of activities to benefit our members and residents.

Explore Grimes

Grimes is a growing community with many passionate and hardworking businesses and residents around every corner. Need help planning your next visit? Check out our directory or list of events to get your ideas and start planning!

GCED Blog

The Ray Center announces 2019 Iowa Character Award honorees

By Madison Taiber | July 16, 2019

DES MOINES:  The Robert D. and Billie Ray Center at Drake University will recognize 12 Iowa individuals and groups with…

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Summer Is Here!

By Madison Taiber | May 7, 2019

We are almost there! We have been waiting for it. Summer! Schedules fill up fast with graduations, weddings, vacations and kids sports! Kids…

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The Color Orange

By Madison Taiber | April 3, 2019

I read recently that the color orange “radiates warmth and happiness, combining the physical energy and stimulation of red with…

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Discover what makes Grimes so great. Visit our Events Calendar for some fun and exciting things happening around your area! Ribbon Cuttings, Grand Openings, Festivals and more!

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