Ambassadors Volunteer Form
Member volunteers committed to welcoming new members, explaining benefits and assisting with introductions at networking and social functions.
The Chamber’s Education Council strives to bring our community and schools together by
acting as a liaison between the business and education communities. This committee
provides volunteers the opportunity to connect with one or more schools within eastern
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Health Care Council
Develops interactive programs designed to increase awareness and education in the community. It also provides networking programs for healthcare professionals.
Human Resources Council
In 2009, the Chamber formed a Human Resources Council to assist the Chamber in organizing activities with HR topics of interest to members.
Legislative Affairs & Manufacturers Council:
Meets to discuss legislative concerns and to propose legislation to grow and promote the business community. The Chamber's lobbyist works closely with this committee to set its yearly agenda.
Military Affairs Council:
Supports and looks out for the interests of our military community.
Citizen of the Year Committee:
A committee charged with planning one of eastern Connecticut's biggest events of the year. The Citizen of the Year Banquet honors an outstanding person selected from the region at large that has made significant contributions to eastern Connecticut. The committee handles everything from menu planning and table decorations to program design.
Plans, organizes and sponsors the Chamber's Annual Golf Outing, a sold-out event every year. Whether you golf or not, your help is needed at organizing this event. From recruiting Tee Sponsors to finding registration table volunteers, there is something for everyone, as well as, a beautiful day away from the office.
Half Marathon Committee
This committee puts together the ½ Marathon and 5K that takes place at Rock Neck State Park in East Lyme and features flat scenic race courses, post race beach party with live music, on course entertainment, and sports massage.
Holiday Gala Committee:
A fun, seasonal committee that coordinates this Gala/Auction to raise funds to benefit the children of eastern Connecticut. From seeking donation items to the final Gala evening production, this committee coordinates everything.
William Crawford Distinguished Service Award Committee:
The William Crawford Distinguished Service Award is periodically presented to an outstanding member of the community who has contributed to the quality of life in our region as well as to his or her neighbors. The Crawford Award Committee plans the annual Crawford Award Dinner and Presentation.