Calling All Volunteers
The Board of Directors put together an excellent Program of Work to guide our upcoming efforts and we want to invite our members to get involved in helping us accomplish more for our members and our community. Here is a line up of the Committees & Task Forces for which we are recruiting:
The Ambassadors are the 'welcoming committee' for the Chamber and we're getting ready to revitalize them. They will visit new members, call on current members and help us serve as hosts at Chamber events.
Commitment: Monthly meetings, various events as able to attend.
This Committee will be reviewing our advocacy/endorsement policy, overseeing our elected officials speaker series, and reviewing other potential roles for the Chamber to play when it comes to Advocacy opportunities.
Commitment: Most likely monthly meetings, various elected official events.
This committee will meet to oversee and help plan for the Chamber's Annual Business Expo. This includes selecting venue, date, time; help with recruiting vendors; selecting a theme; and helping us to reenergize this annual event.
Commitment: Monthly meetings from September - April.
Facilities & Technology
This committee will provide guidance and advice to the Board on the building and technology operations of the Chamber. This will include help in recommending, soliciting bids and selecting vendors to make physical changes to the building and our technology.
Commitment: Periodic meetings throughout the year
Member Services & Benefits
This committee will oversee member services and benefits being delivered by the Chamber. New Member Benefits would be presented to them and they would also help with retention of current members
Commitment: Monthly Meetings
Small Business of the Year
Overseeing the Small Business of the Year event. This year that includes: garnering nominations, reviewing applications, selecting the winner. We will also be reviewing all the steps of the process and making any needed changes to the event.
Commitment: Meeting at least monthly from August - December
Get more out of your Chamber and have a role in our future! To join or find out more about any of these committees, contact the Chamber at 419-522-3211.