The FCAI Central Chapter represents an 18-county area that includes Bureau, LaSalle, Putnam, Stark, Marshall, Kankakee, Iroquois, Ford, Livingston, McLean, Woodford, Peoria, Tazewell, Mason, Fulton, McDonough, Schuyler and Hancock.
The Central Chapter holds various family events and business events such as: membership meetings, Community Cares Awards Night, a holiday party, and an annual golf outing. The Central Chapter also conducts local fundraising events where proceeds benefit surrounding charities.
Membership meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of every month. Meetings are typically held at Peoria or Bloomington restaurants, hotels, and local venues such as Jim’s Steakhouse, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, Pere Marquette, Marriott Normal, Weaver Ridge, and Jonah’s.
Meetings usually consist of cocktail hour, dinner and a business portion including Association reports, fund and trustee reports, business climate discussion and other related topics.