The Small Business Council:
Recognizes other businesses with the Family Friendly Business Award, given in May, and organizes Table Talk, a power networking/round robin dinner with a table top show.
The Women's Business Network:
Have lunch with us once a month and learn something new. Our speakers cover everything from fitness to energy conservation to decluttering your home and office.
The Non Profit Network:
This committee of non-profit leaders looks for ways to work together to serve the needs of our community through collaborations and joint efforts.
Business & Economic Development Committee
This board-led group is charged with retaining existing businesses and recruiting new ones.
Community Leadership Academy:
This eight-month course trains people to serve on boards, run for office and initiate community projects. The program is made possible through the generosity of area businesses.
The Education & Business Partnership:
The group of educators and businesspeople work to create solid relationships between schools and businesses. The partnership coordinates Mini Business World, which teaches teens about business; Career Opportunities Expo, which exposes high-school sophomores to careers; Welcome Educators Breakfast, which welcomes new teachers and school administrators to the community; and the School Board Appreciation effort, which thanks school boards and administrators for their work on behalf or area students.
The Chamber Ambassadors:
The public relations arm of the chamber, this group visits members and helps members connect at Business After Hours events. The Ambassadors also preside over ribbon cuttings and help host open houses and grand openings.
The Aurora-MAAC Committee:
Put your organizational skills to work with us as we plan a summer walk/run event that raises money for the Twin Counties Free Clinic while promoting fitness and the community. The race takes place on July 10 i 2010.
The Chamber Golf Outing Committee:
Join us as we plan our major fund-raising event of the year. Mark your calendars for August 31.
The Charity Ball Committee:
Join us as we coordinate a black-tie optional event that raises money for the Twin Counties Free Clinic every December.