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chambanamoms FAQ

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Q: I want to get more involved with chambanamoms. How do I join?
A: is not a membership organization. Our goal is to be the top resource for parents in and around Champaign-Urbana. Here are ways to participate: 1. Read our website – and tell your friends. 2. Become a fan on Facebook and join the conversations there. 3. Follow us on Twitter, and talk with us there. 4. Sign up for our monthly email. 5. Listen to us on the radio. Typically we are on Mix 94.5′s Kevin and Sarah show the first Monday morning of every month (we love calls!). 6. Catch us on TV. 7. Come to our events. We do about 4-5 events per year. Those events are typically open to anyone and everyone who wants to come, unless we have space limitations. (If you are looking for mom’s groups in Champaign-Urbana, we once wrote an article about that).

Q:  I want to write for How do I become a contributor?
A: Please visit our “Write For Us” page with all the pertinient information on becoming a contributor.

Q: How long has been around?
A: The website debuted on Nov. 14, 2009. We think. The idea was conceived in May – a six-month gestation period, a modern miracle! :-)

Q: How do I submit an event to your calendar?
A: We welcome event submissions at our “Submit an Event” page. If you are having a garage/rummage/yard sale, fundraiser/benefit, or another event along those lines, we recommend that you post it to our Marketplace as well.

Q: I am looking for a recommendation for (insert babysitter, house cleaner, preschool, etc. here). Can you recommend someone?
A: Unfortunately, we can’t always answers these inquiries. We recommend posting in our Marketplace section or our Facebook page to get input from other local moms, or looking in the Marketplace section for people who are advertising these services.

Q: How do I get in touch with you?
A: The easiest way is to send us an email. Use our contact form or write us at

Q: I’m interested in advertising on
A: To set up an advertising consultation, please contact us; use our contact form or write us at

Q: I’m interested in working for Do you have any job openings?
A:  At the present time, we do not have any job openings. But that could change, so if you’re interested in working with us, let us know!