We are a member-based organization and we rely highly on our member involvement to help the Chamber represent the business community. There is an opportunity for everyone to become active and make a difference in Coffeyville. Contact us today to sign up for one of these great involvement opportunities:
Designed to promote the Chamber through member visitations, ribbon cuttings and business spotlights and other activities as needed. They meet monthly and elect a President, Vice and Secretary. They also help organize and attend events such as the annual dinner and 4-H banquet.
The Membership Committee welcomes new members as well as assists with membership retention and acquaint new and existing members with the Chamber’s networking programs. The Membership Committee is involved with membership recruitment and retention. Members are tasked with cultivating ideas to enhance membership benefits and bring awareness to local businesses on the positive aspects of becoming and/or continuing Chamber membership.
The Government Affairs Committee is active in representing the voice of Coffeyville business to our local government. This committee monitors and studies issues that are of interest to business and/or may affect the quality of life in our community. They then develop and recommend possible positions to the Chamber Board of Directors for further action.
The tourism committee work with the Tourism Director to promote events and attractions in our community. May include trade shows, visitor’s guide, and relocation packet.
This committee promotes a healthy retail climate by providing a venue for promotions and communication among business owners and employees issues unique to the retail community. Shop Local Initiatives including Holiday Open House, Christmas Buck and Chamber Bucks are all key initiatives.
AMP – Advancing Modern Professionals
Formerly Young Professionals – Our goal is to empower and engage professionals in the region. The mission is to provide opportunities to develop socially, professionally and civically.
AMP has three main initiatives: Gather, Grown and Give.
Community & Downtown Development
Develops programs and opportunities to improve community awareness of Chamber and promote community pride. Focus is centered but not limited to Leadership, Education, Workforce Development & Beautification projects.
We also undertake programs to improve downtown’s image, strengthen its economic base, increase its attractiveness, and assure that it’s clean, safe, and accessible. Also work to create and host events downtown to help bring visitors and locals to shop local.
To provide a forum for local industry to explore and find solutions to, the challenges at hand in the industrial manufacturing community.
Help is needed during special events throughout the year. Not sure you are ready for committee but want to help out on special days. This is a great opportunity. Some events include:
- Christmas Parade
- Christmas Giveaway
- Holiday Open House
- Annual Dinner
- Boots N BBQ
- Membership Drive
- Lunch & Learns: sponsor guest speaker fee or lunch
- Downtown Events: Spooktacular, Parade, Boots N BBQ
- Annual Dinner
- And more! Ask us about opportunities throughout the year!