Mission: Economic development in the context of historic preservation, scholarship awards, sponsorship of community band concerts, performing arts series, community activities, tourism, and many other events that support the economy of our area.
Programs: Main street-the organization provides the structure of the area main street for our local area. It also has a fun day and meetings to raise money to pay for the day to day running of the organization.
scholarship-the organization awarded scholarships to lucas county students through bequests and other contributions from individuals and grants from organizations.
promotion-the organization sponsors activities on the chariton town square,and local area including holiday decorations, easter egg hunt, tree of lights, farmers market, crazy days, red bud festival, ugly sweater contest, lunch on the square, miss merry christmas, kids carnival, and many others. An average of 150 people attended each event.