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Get Involved - Join a Chamber Committee!

The Park Hills - Leadington Chamber of Commerce is focused on helping investors build their businesses while keeping them connected to the Chamber and the community. Joining a Chamber committee is a great way to build business relationship and gain potential clients. There is a wide variety of Chamber committees. We're sure you'll find one to match your expertise or interests. For more information about a committee, contact the Chamber office at 573-431-105.


Who can serve as a committee member?

Chamber Investors currently invested and in good standing.

When do committees meet?

Meeting dates vary depending on each individual Committee. Some meet monthly, some meet quarterly, others only meet once a year. Contact the Chamber Office for approximate meeting times of the committee(s) you're interested in.

Where do committees meet?

Most committee meetings are held at Main Street Grill in Downtown Park Hills, however, locations do change. Contact the Chamber office for more information about the meeting location of the committee(s) you're interested in.

Why should I become a committee member?

Serving on a Chamber Committees allows you to become more involved in the local business community. It allows for marketing opportunities, relationship building, networking, idea sharing, product and service promotion, increased business visibility, customer referral & recruitment, community betterment and so much more!


Park Hills - Leadington Chamber Standing Committees

Ambassador Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the Ambassador Club

  • Acts as a liaison between the Ambassadors and the Chamber Board

  • Assists the Ambassadors with their projects

  • Continually works to improve the Ambassador Club program and its benefits for both Ambassadors and the Chamber

Board Nominee/Orientation Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Selects and recommends potential new board members to the board of directors

  • Creates and maintains an introduction packet for board nominees

  • Creates and maintains an orientation booklet for newly elected board members

  • Hosts and facilitates an orientation for newly elected board members

Building & Property Management Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and addresses Chamber needs in regards to buildings

  • Manages of all the properties available for sale by the Chamber

  • Recommends selling prices for Chamber owned properties

Bylaws Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Reviews the chamber's bylaws as needed for updates

  • Ensures that the chamber board follows and upholds the bylaws correctly

  • Makes recommended changes of the bylaws to the board which are ultimately submitted to the investors for voting

Investor Meetings Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Creates the annual schedule of speakers for investor meetings

  • Plans and facilitates the Chamber’s annual holiday investor meeting in December

  • Assists with securing locations and caterers for the monthly investor meetings

  • Recommends ideas for improving or enhancing the monthly investor meetings

Legislative Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Generates a healthy climate for economic, business, industrial, and civic growth, and identifies areas of concern

  • Monitors, evaluates, and helps to formulate legislative issues

  • Evaluates ballot issues that affect local businesses and the community

  • Makes recommendations to the Chamber Board for endorsements

  • Is responsible for building relationships and networks between the Chamber and elected officials across all levels of government

Membership Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Recruits non-board members to serve as committee members

  • Reviews current investor benefits eliminating any that become obsolete or unbeneficial

  • Explores and creates new investor benefits

  • Communicates awareness of benefits to investors

  • Recruits new investors

  • Assists with investor retention

Scholarship Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Creates and outlines a scholarship program offered by the Chamber to select Central High School students for attendance at one of our local community colleges

  • Recruits representatives from Central High School and the local community colleges to serve on the committee

  • Designs the scholarship guidelines

  • Coordinates the scholarship program with Central High School and the local community colleges

  • Ensures funding for the scholarship

  • Selects the scholarship recipient

  • Evaluates and recommends improvements to the scholarship program periodically

 

Park Hills - Leadington Chamber Sub-Committees

 

Banquet Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Recommends entertainment for the event

  • Ensures adequate sponsorship for the event

  • Recommends a caterer for the event

  • Recommends nominees for the annual awards

  • Chooses decorations for the event

  • Recommends an emcee for the event

  • Creates an agenda for the event

  • Any other items necessary for the overall preparation and execution of the event

Trivia Night Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Ensures adequate sponsorship for the event

  • Decides on food for the event

  • Chooses decorations for the event

  • Recommends an emcee for the event

  • Assists with collection of door prizes for the event

  • Assists with collection of desserts for the event

  • Secures a wine tasting sponsor for the event

  • Secures judges for the event

  • Ensures adequate volunteers for the event

  • Assists with food preparation for the event

  • Any other items necessary for the overall preparation and execution of the event

Disc Golf Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Secures the following as needed: location, sponsorships, door prizes, meal sponsor, t-shirt or promotional item sponsor, & teams

  • Assists with set-up, registration, the sale of various game fees, distribution of beverages, lunch set-up, distribution of prizes, & clean up

  • Any additional duties to help improve the event

Firecracker Run Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Determines & marks the course

  • Secures the timing officials, venue, refreshments, and sponsors

  • Promotes the event

  • Assists with set-up, registration, timing, course monitoring, awards distribution, set-up, and clean-up

  • Other duties as needed

Christmas Parade Committee

Goals/Responsibilities:

  • Selects a theme for the event

  • Secures sponsorship for the event

  • Organizes entertainment, vendors, parade entries/line-up, and any other activities pertaining to the event

  • Secures a Santa Claus for the event

  • Over-sees securing Santa's transportation in the parade

  • Assists with decorating the Community Center for the after-parade events

  • Promotes the event

  • Judges or secures judging of the float entries

Park Hills - Leadington Chamber of Commerce

PHONE: 573.431.1051   •   FAX: 573.431.2327

12 Municipal Drive, Park Hills, MO  63601-2065

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