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What does your investment in the Chamber of Commerce get you?

There is a place for every business and professional person in the Windsor Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber provides the necessary channel through which action can be taken to improve and build the community. And, it develops constructive leadership in our community.

What does your investment in the Chamber of Commerce get you?

1. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber to be sure that there is individual incentive, initiative and freedom, and to be sure that the political, social and economic needs of the people within a community are met.

2. YOUR INVESTMENT gives you a new business partner, or a department of your business with top-flight business and professional men and women providing voluntary and willing committee or task force service people like yourself.

3. YOUR INVESTMENT gives you another pair of eyes. Eyes of specialized observers who maintain a watch on legislation, which affects every citizen of the community, and watching to be sure the "life quality" of the area be maintained.

4. YOUR INVESTMENT gives you another voice a "down to earth" voice of business, presenting "YOUR" views on legislation, taxes employment, trade, transportation and many other issues.

5. YOUR INVESTMENT gives you another pair of hands doing research, preparing letters, developing information, preparing publications, folders and pamphlets and telling the story of your market and your area.

6. YOUR INVESTMENT gives you an additional sales office. The staff and membership of the Chamber working as a voluntary group, tells the real story of YOUR community. They sell as they present facts and figures to potential new residents and businesses

7. YOUR INVESTMENT gives you a front office. The Chamber is a place where visitors gain their first impression of the soundness, and the hospitality of the community.

8. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber to be a central clearing house for community thought and action.

9. YOUR INVESTMENT enables the Chamber to help political leaders in every way possible to streamline and modernize local government machinery, and to assist government in its efforts to provide the necessary framework for community development.

10. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber carry out its yearly Program Of Work.

11. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber preserve and to strengthen the private enterprise economic system.

12. YOUR INVESTMENT helps to keep the Chamber working in the right areas to benefit your business.

13. YOUR INVESTMENT means the Chamber has the opportunity to do more and better things to help your business profit and examine new needs of the business community and expand our efforts in economic development and economic understanding.

14. YOUR INVESTMENT gives YOU the opportunity to let your feelings be known and get involved. The Chamber is active in many areas and your interests will probably fall in one of these areas.

15. YOUR INVESTMENT give you a stake in the community.

16. YOUR INVESTMENT is "plowed back" to yield manifold benefits in new industries, increased payrolls, health protection and safety legislation, business protection and community advancement.

17. YOUR INVESTMENT allows you to discharge your obligations to the community in which you live and/or earn a living, because everyone owes a debt of personal service to the community that cannot be paid-off in taxes.

18. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber protect and advance business through its broad program of work. This can only be done with your personal help and support.

19. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber unify the public spirit of our community and directs it into useful and constructive channels.

20. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber to create and express sound opinions on questions affecting the welfare of the whole community.

21. YOUR INVESTMENT helps the Chamber compete with other communities for new businesses and industries and payrolls.

22. YOUR INVESTMENT enables the Chamber to be a central over-all, voluntary organization and play a vital and essential role in the community's progress

23. YOUR INVESTMENT allows you and other members of the Chamber of Commerce team to make our community the kind of place you want it to be.

24. YOUR INVESTMENT supports the Chamber's role as a vehicle through which community problems may be identified and attacked, problems that defy solution by individual effort.


Events

Now Enrolling (PK - Gr. 8)
thru Sept 1 at St. Gabriel School 77 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor
On Assignment with Jessica Hill
Aug 1-31 at Windsor Public Library Artspace
Monday Morning Book Club
Aug 26 at Windsor Public Library
Create a Vintage Glass Bird Feeder
Aug 27 at 25 Central Street, Windsor CT
Summer Movie Series
Aug 27 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Drawing and Painting 101 for Adults
Thursdays at Windsor Train Station Studios
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Summer Concerts on the Green
Aug 29 at Windsor Town Green
Lobster Roll Mania
Aug 31 at The Tavern at Keney Park
Blood/Cholesterol Reduction Series
Sep 3 at Town of Windsor , 1st floor Town Hall
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Windsor Business Connection
1st Wednesday at Hampton Inn, 2168 Poquonock Ave
ABC's of Genealogy Part 1
Sep 5 at Windsor Historical Society
Drawing and Painting 101 for Adults
Thursdays at Windsor Train Station Studios
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Sep 5 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Yoga at the Windsor Art Center
Friday at Windsor Art Center
Book Signing with Bagley & Plath
Sep 7 at House of Books and Games
Bottle and Can Drive
Sep 7 at Green by CVS in Windsor
September Swap Meet
Sep 7 at 115 Pierson Lane, Windsor, CT at the Vintage Radio & Communications Museum
Art Club Open House
Sep 10 at L.P. Wilson Community Center
Chamber 101
Sep 10 at Chamber Office, 261 Broad Street
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Sep 10 at Chamber Office
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Tourism Committee Meeting
Sep 10 at Chamber office
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Sep 11 at Chamber office
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Sep 11 at The Print Hub, Pierson Ln, Windsor
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
ABC's of Genealogy Part 1
Sep 12 at Windsor Historical Society
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall N.
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Mary's Place 15th Annual Gala
Sep 13 at The North House Avon, CT
Wine Bottle BINGO!
Sep 13 at Oliver Ellsworth Homestead, 778 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Pints for Paws
Sep 14 at Thomas Hooker Brewery, Bloomfield CT
Not-so-Golden Life: Gilded Age Wife
Sep 15 at Ellsworth Homestead, 778 Palisado Avenue, Windsor
Diabetic Support Group
Sep 17 at AP1, LP WIlson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Nutritionist Talk - Gut Health
Sep 17 at Windsor Public Library
ABC's of Genealogy Part 1
Sep 18 at Windsor Historical Society
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Main Street Matters
Sep 18 at 226 Broad Street
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Doug Maher Jazz Trio
Sep 19 at Windsor Public Library
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Programs Committee Meeting
3rd Thursday at Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Sep 19 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays at the Senior Center
CHR's Swing for Hope
Sep 23 at Hop Meadow Country Club - 85 Firetown Rd, Simsbury, CT 06070
Cut the Cord
Sep 23 at Wilson Branch Windsor Ave Windsor, CT
Monday Morning Book Club
Sep 23 at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
TVCA Legislative Breakfast
Sep 24 at Doubletree, 16 Ella T. Grasso Tpke, WL
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Ukulele for Beginners-B
Sep 25 at Windsor High School J113
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Lotus Lantern Workshop
Sep 26 at Windsor Public Library
Veterans Coffee Hour
Sep 26 at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
HBG roleplaying Game Sale!
Sept 28-29 at House of books and games
Healthy Minds
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Turn Off Your Computer & Get a Job!
Oct 1 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
CRIS Radio's Golf Tournament
Oct 2 at Tunxis Golf Club, Farmington, CT
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Retail in the Age of Disruption
Oct 2 at Hartford or Stamford
Windsor Business Connection
1st Wednesday at Hampton Inn, 2168 Poquonock Ave
Cello Concert
Oct 3 at Windsor Public Library
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Retail in the Age of Disruption
Oct 3 at Hartford or Stamford
Senior Health Fair & Flu Clinic
Oct 3 at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Oct 3 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Heritage Brick Installation
Oct 5 at Central Street Brick Patio
Grace Church Rummage & Bake Sale
Oct 6 at 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Cut the Cord
Oct 7 at Windsor Public Library
Art Demonstration
Oct 8 at L.P. Wilson Community Center
Chamber Board of Directors meeting
Oct 8 at Chamber Office
Healthy Minds
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Tourism Committee Meeting
Oct 8 at Chamber office
Ambassadors Committee Meeting
Oct 9 at Chamber office
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Business After Hours
Oct 9 at 360 Federal Credit Union, Windsor Locks
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Alzheimer's Support Group
2nd Thursdays at Kimberly Hall N.
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Live2Lead Live Simulcast Event
Oct 11 at The Hartford/Windsor Marriott Airport Hotel
Windsor Jaycees Chili Challenge
Oct 12 at Windsor Town Green
Diabetic Support Group
Oct 15 at AP1, LP WIlson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
Healthy Minds
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Nutrition Talk: IBS & Fibromyalgia
Oct 15 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
CHR Open House
Oct 17 at 2 Waterside Crossing, Suite 401 Windsor, CT 06095
FTDT Farmers' Market
Thursdays at 240 Broad Street
Programs Committee Meeting
3rd Thursday at Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Talk It Up Toastmasters Meeting
Oct 17 at 175 Addison Road, Windsor, CT
Hot Lunch Program-60&Up
Weekdays at the Senior Center
Healthy Minds
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
Learn to Crochet
Tuesdays at Windsor Public Library
4 Part Quilting Workshop
Oct 23 at Windsor Public Library
Bring Your Gadgets to the Geeks
Wednesdays at Windsor Public Library
Red Door of Grace Food Pantry
Wednesdays at Grace Episcopal Church, 311 Broad St., Windsor, CT
Veterans Coffee Hour
Oct 24 at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT