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AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, GlenOaks

Serving the community’s health and medical needs

History: AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, GlenOaks was built for the community by the community. In the early 1970s, when there were no physicians practicing in Glendale Heights, area leaders rallied to build a local hospital to bring world-class health care services close to home. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Dec. 18, 1977, and the hospital was officially opened as Glendale Heights Community Hospital on March 9, 1980.

Today: Whatever your health need, AMITA Health GlenOaks is always here for you, making it easy for you to receive the highest caliber medical care you need close to home. Serving Chicago’s western suburbs, AMITA Health GlenOaks provides highly personalized, compassionate care and the convenience of a local hospital, with all the benefits of the leading medical expertise and technological advancements. The medical center is Joint Commission accredited, an accredited Chest Pain Center, Primary Stroke Center certified, EDAP certified (Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics), a Level II Perinatal Center and a Level II Trauma Center.

AMITA Health GlenOaks is conveniently located north of North Avenue and south of Army Trail Road on Winthrop Avenue in Glendale Heights. For more information, call (630) 545-8000 or visit

Bloomingdale Bank & Trust

Bloomingdale Bank & Trust offers banking solutions tailored to our customers, their needs, and our unique community. Whether you are looking for a checking account for your family, a first savings account for your child, a mortgage for your new home or a loan for your local business, we can help.

But, at Bloomingdale Bank & Trust, we also go above and beyond basic banking solutions. We host financial education courses, hold community events and host customer appreciation events. We believe a bank should be a true asset the area it serves. Our employees serve on local boards, participate in and sponsor community events, and volunteer for local organizations. We work hard to contribute to a better Bloomingdale and we take great pride in that commitment. We’re not just in this community, we’re part of it, so we want to make sure we are doing our part to keep it thriving. Member FDIC & Equal Housing Lender. Bloomingdale Bank & Trust is a branch of Schaumburg Bank & Trust Co., N.A.

We are located at 165 W. Lake Street in Bloomingdale. Call (630) 295-9111 or visit

Dr. Aimee & Associates

At Dr. Aimee & Associates, we are different from today’s typical standard of care because our focus is to understand the root cause of your health problem not just treat the symptoms. It’s a personalized approach that explores a wide range of proven treatment and one that’s focused on helping you achieve your health and wellness goals. This will allow you to achieve a full, happy and satisfying life.

We specialize in taking a personalized and comprehensive holistic approach to your health and wellness needs. As an integrative and holistic health care practice, we look at the whole person; mind, body and spirit.

We blend the best of Western medicine with the best of Eastern medicine. Each of our clients will have the privilege to work with their own team of highly skilled and caring providers from multiple areas of expertise. There’s a time and a place for all forms of healing and that’s what we specialize in.

Our talented team of providers consist of specialists in integrative family and internal medicine, including anti-aging medicine and allergy/immunology; nursing; child, adolescent and adult psychiatry; psychology and counseling, including addictions counseling; life and success coaching; chiropractic; Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and acupuncture; Functional Medicine, Reiki; massage, yoga and meditation, naturopathy, and aesthetic and med spa services.

Dr. Aimee and Associates can help achieve a path to optimal health – mind, body and spirit. We look forward to meeting you.

First Bank & Trust

Celebrating 20 years in business, locally-owned and managed First Bank & Trust is committed to the economic growth of the customers and communities it serves throughout Chicagoland.

Commercial capabilities, financial strength and community roots fostered First Bank & Trust’s growth from a dozen employees and one location to over 100 employees and nine branch locations and $1 billion in deposits in less than two decades. The bank’s philosophy has remained constant: offer family-run and privately held businesses comprehensive financial products, online and mobile banking and highly personalized service and fair rates.

The bank is committed to supporting the community by providing its customers with access to a team of experienced account officers who act as trusted advisors to business owners, their families and their employees. This powerful combination makes First Bank & Trust the bank of choice for many companies and individuals in the Bloomingdale area.

First Bank & Trust has earned the Blue Ribbon commendation of excellence from Veribanc for demonstrating exceptional attention to safety, soundness and financial strength, and consistently receives a high rating from Bauer Financial.

First Bank & Trust was named an outstanding bank by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago for its community reinvestment practices. First Bank & Trust “Our staff sees this rating as demonstration of our mission in action – to be the most responsive and responsible bank in the communities we serve,” said Managing Director Darrin Bacon.

The bank recognizes and supports the leadership Bacon provides to the Bloomingdale Chamber of Commerce. He has served on the board of directors for 15 years, and has been instrumental in moving the chamber forward with a positive culture and financial stability. He served as chairman in 2012-2013 and past chair in 2014, stepping back into the chairman’s role for 2015. Under his leadership, the Diamond level of membership was created with First Bank & Trust being among the first to sign on.

NOW Foods

When Elwood Richard founded NOW Foods over 45 years ago as a sideline to the family’s soy products business, he never thought his small company would make such a profound impact on the natural foods industry. Still owned by the Richard family today, the company sells more than 1,400 natural products, including dietary supplements and herbs, personal care, sports nutrition and foods. NOW products are distributed in 80 countries around the world, and the company employs over 1,200 people in North America. NOW Foods is recognized for its commitment to quality and making good nutrition affordable, and still adheres to its original mission: To provide value in products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives.

NOW Foods has received many awards for its products, domestic and international business growth, employee programs, and philanthropic and environmental initiatives. The company continuously demonstrates its quality point-of-difference, from state-of-the-art in-house labs to being one of the first companies to be GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) certified by the Natural Products Association in 2000. NOW Foods operates a cutting-edge manufacturing facility in Bloomingdale, a second manufacturing and distribution center in Sparks, Nevada, and a manufacturing facility in Ontario, Canada. NOW’s corporate headquarters are located in Bloomingdale, and it also operates The Fruitful Yield, a chain of natural health food stores in the Chicago area, which includes a location in Bloomingdale.

For eight consecutive years, NOW has been honored by the National Association for Business Resources as one of “Chicagoland’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For,” and in 2015 they were also honored as one of “The Best & Brightest Companies to Work For” at the national level, for a third consecutive year.

Stratford Square Mall

Stratford Square Mall is a $1.3 million super-regional, enclosed, two-story shopping destination anchored by five major department stores: Kohl’s, Carson Pirie Scott, Sears, Macy’s and Burlington Coat Factory and coupled by two junior anchor stores: Stratford Century Theatres and Round 1 Bowling and Amusement. Red Robin, Quick Fire Café, Bamboo Grove and the food court offer shoppers a selection of dining options.

The mall currently houses 135 national and specialty retailers that includes Victoria’s Secret with a new Pink store coming in 2016, Express, Bath & Body Works, New York & Company, Gymboree, Famous Footwear and Picture People, to name a few.

In addition to shopping and dining, you can also find entertainment options for people of all ages. Movies, bowling, karaoke, video games, a kids train, carousel, bounce houses and a play area are just some of the entertainment components offered at Stratford Square Mall that the community has come to love and enjoy. A large roster of monthly events are also hosted at the mall for everyone to enjoy.

For more information on the mall, visit or call (630) 351-9400.

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