The Farmington Chamber of Commerce is supported by a diverse number of committees. These committees provide a way to become more involved with your community and connects you to business professionals with similar interests. Volunteering for a committee affiliates you with community leaders, makes you apart of decision making processes and brings about you a higher business credibility.
Chamber Annual Dinner Committee
Annually the chamber recognizes and honors local businesses, entrepreneurs, and volunteers who have made a great impact in the Farmington community. This committee is responsible for all the event planning and awards.
Economic Development Committee
The economic development committee maintains effective communication between it's business members and state/town officials to support economic development within Farmington, CT.
Golf Tournament Committee
The Farmington Chamber and East Farmington Volunteer Fire Dept. hosts an Annual Golf Tournament. This committee help to secure sponsorships, golfers/ teams of four and silent auction items.
The legislative committee works closel with town and state government officials to communicate business issues as well become educated in upcoming regulations or laws that may effect fellow chamber members/business owners.
Acting as a liaison between members and the Chamber the marketing committee promotes the chamber and its members through emails, newsletters, website and social media. They engage in events to connect members and create additional avenues to better support and advertise its members.
Membership retention and growth are an integral part of any chamber. The membership committee is responsible for developing relationships and acquiring new members within the Farmington community. In addition, ongoing communication to chamber members on events, advertising opportunities and other member benefits.
Farmington Annual Pizza Tasting Committee
The Farmington Chamber Annual Pizza Tasting serves as a fun community event, where a portion of the proceeds go to the Farmington Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund for Farmington High School Students. This committee is responsible for event planning, sponsorships and engaging with local pizza establishments.
Education and Scholarship Committee
The Education and Scholarship Committee connects students with the community by building relationships between businesses and schools with a focus surrounding educational growth in the community. This committee is also involved in developing scholarships to encourage and motivate students with continuing education..