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Ambassadors /Membership Committee

Ambassadors /Membership Committee
Join one of the most important and exciting committees in the Chamber. Learn about this fun committee, meet the existing members and enjoy breakfast and lively discussion. The Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 AM.

Volunteer Opportunity - If you are interested in being a member of the Ambassadors (formerly the Membership Committee) please call Jane Garibay at 860-688-5165.

MISSION
The purpose of the Ambassadors is to serve as the viable and visible "goodwill arm" of the Chamber.


POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ambassadors shall Welcome and mentor new businesses and professionals

1. Interview the new member and understand their Chamber needs
2. Stay in touch and mentor that new member for the first year
3. Assist in contacts so the new member can join committees, sponsor activities, etc.
4. One year follow up with member to understand the level of satisfaction with the Chamber
5. Attend Business After Hours and Open House Events
6. Recruit new members
7. Plan and host May Membership Meeting

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Attend monthly committee meetings (You must attend six out of 12 per year)
  • Participate in Ambassador visits to new / relocated businesses, ribbon cuttings, ground breakings, Chamber events, etc. (when schedule permits)
  • Participate in new member drives
  • Participate in member / potential member calls
  • Delivery of new member packets and renewal letters
  • Assist Chamber with membership retention and growth
  • Understand the Chamber programs and events
  • QUALIFICATIONS:

  • General knowledge of the Windsor Chamber of Commerce.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Outgoing personality
  • ATTRIBUTES:

  • Self starter
  • Works independently
  • Positive attitude
  • TIME COMMITMENT:

    Varies. There is a one year minimum time commitment. The Ambassadors meet on a monthly basis (2nd Thursday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.). You must attend six out of 12 monthly committee meetings per year. Member and potential member calls are done at the convenience of the volunteer. Ribbon cuttings, events, etc, vary in length, frequency and date commitment.

    PROMOTION OPPORTUNITIES:

    • Ambassadors will be listed on the website with their logo
    • Each member will receive one free ad in the Chamber eNewsletter
    • At the end of each fiscal year, each active Ambassador will be entered into a drawing for a special surprise.
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    Events

    May Business After Hours
    May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
    WAC Exhibit
    May 25 at Windsor Art Center
    Advanced Adult Art
    May 26 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Book Buzz Event
    May 26 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
    May 26 at Senior Center Cafe
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    Second Annual Clothing Drive
    May 28 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
    Snap Back Fitness Boxing
    May 28 at Stony Hill School
    Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
    May 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Intermediate II Art for Adults
    May 30 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
    May 31 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Advanced Adult Art
    Jun 2 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    Second Annual Clothing Drive
    Jun 4 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Jun 4 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
    Jun 5 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    WAC Portrait Painting Workshop
    Jun 5 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Gardens in the Hudson Valley
    Jun 6 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Hypertension Workshop
    Jun 6 at Video Conference via Zoom
    Intermediate II Art for Adults
    Jun 6 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Join our new Men's Club!
    Jun 6 at Windsor Senior Center
    Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
    Jun 7 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Advanced Adult Art
    Jun 9 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Virtual Book Club
    Jun 9 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    38th Annual Chamber Cares Auction
    Jun 10 at Mill Brook Clubhouse, 147 Pigeon Hill Road
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    Second Annual Clothing Drive
    Jun 11 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
    Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
    Jun 12 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    WAC Portrait Painting Workshop
    Jun 12 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Intermediate II Art for Adults
    Jun 13 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Learn How to Lead Like a Pro
    Jun 13 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Windsor Toastmasters Club
    Jun 13 at Zoom meeting, possible in-person meeting
    Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
    Jun 14 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Board of Directors Mtg
    Jun 14 at online
    Advanced Adult Art
    Jun 16 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Camino de Santiago Lecture
    Jun 16 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    Second Annual Clothing Drive
    Jun 18 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Jun 18 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Windsor House Tour is Back!
    Jun 18 at Windsor Historical Society
    Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
    Jun 19 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Intermediate II Art for Adults
    Jun 20 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Join our new Men's Club!
    Jun 20 at Windsor Senior Center
    Programs Committee Mtg
    Jun 20 at online
    Strawberry Festival and Vendor Fair
    Jun 20 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave
    Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
    Jun 21 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Farmers Market
    Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    May Business After Hours
    May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
    38th Annual Chamber Cares Auction
    Jun 10 at Mill Brook Clubhouse, 147 Pigeon Hill Road
    Board of Directors Mtg
    Jun 14 at online
    Programs Committee Mtg
    Jun 20 at online
    May Business After Hours
    May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
    WAC Exhibit
    May 25 at Windsor Art Center
    May Business After Hours
    May 25 at Windsor Chamber of Commerce office, 261 Broad Street
    WAC Exhibit
    May 25 at Windsor Art Center
    Advanced Adult Art
    May 26 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Book Buzz Event
    May 26 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    Monthly Veteran's Coffee Hour
    May 26 at Senior Center Cafe
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    Second Annual Clothing Drive
    May 28 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
    Snap Back Fitness Boxing
    May 28 at Stony Hill School
    Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
    May 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Intermediate II Art for Adults
    May 30 at Windsor Train Station Studios
    Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
    May 31 at Windsor Public Library 323 Broad Street Windsor, CT
    WAC Exhibit
    May 25 at Windsor Art Center
    First Town Chat
    Fridays at 161 Broad Street, Windsor
    Second Annual Clothing Drive
    May 28 at CT Cat Connection, 40 Stevens Mill Lane, Windsor CT 06995
    Snap Back Fitness Boxing
    May 28 at Stony Hill School
    Open Classroom at the WAC Studios
    May 29 at Windsor Train Station Studios