EL CENTRO CHAMBER COMMITTEES & MISSION STATEMENTS
Mission: To establish better agriculture/business relations, thus enhancing the image and economy of business in Imperial County. To recognize, promote and educate local businesses on the impact of agriculture on the El Centro area economy.
This committee strengthens member relations by welcoming new members and assisting all members in utilizing their benefits. This committee assists with ribbon cuttings, mixers and logistics at special and signature events. *Ideal for members interested in networking and fostering and/or strengthening relations*
Mission: It is the mission of the Ambassador Committee to perform public relations functions for the Chamber and enhance membership retention.
GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE (GAC)
The Governmental Affairs Committee (GAC) represents business in government, reviews various requests for project support and discusses other governmental issues affecting the business community. *Ideal for members interested in civic, governmental and local legislation.*
Mission: The mission of the Governmental Affairs Committee (GAC) is to provide a basis for the El Centro Chamber of Commerce, Brawley Chamber of Commerce and Imperial Chamber of Commerce to act on local, state and federal issues impacting the regional business community so a favorable and profitable business climate is secured.
This committee works to retain and increase membership by assessing and accommodating the needs of members. This committee strengthens member relations by assisting all members in utilizing their benefits. The membership committee meets the first Wednesday, of the month at noon. *Ideal for members interested in networking and fostering and/or strengthening relationships.*
Mission: To actively recruit and retain members by developing a plan of action to better disseminate information regarding the benefits and services offered through membership in the El Centro Chamber of Commerce.
SPECIAL EVENTS COMMITTEE
These committees assist in planning the Chambers special events. The Chamber has four major events each year that act as major fundraisers for the organization. These events include the Air Show Gala, Annual Dinner, Christmas Parade and Air Show Gala Fashion Show & Ladies Night. Ideas, planning and strategies are discussed and created in these meetings. Each events subcommittee meets monthly based on dates selected by each event Chair. *Ideal for members who are event planners, create planners and members interested in social event planning.*
Mission: To continue to offer events that encourage membership involvement and promote goodwill between the Chamber, its members and the general public.