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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

    Park Photo / Calendar Contest
    thru Sept 6 at Northwest Park
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Jul 31 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 1 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Summer Concert: Flamingo Big Band
    Aug 3 at Broad Street Green
    Chambers In The Morning
    Aug 4 at Virtual
    Hartford Athletic vs Miami FC
    Aug 4 at Dillon Stadium
    Wednesday Cruise Night
    Wednesdays at Bart's Drive In
    Farmers Market
    Thursdays at 240 Maple Avenue, Windsor
    Paint Party at Meg's
    Aug 5 at 38 Main Street, Manchester
    Summer Concert: Nekita Waller Band
    Aug 5 at Broad Street Green
    Windsor Lions Drive Thru Food Drive
    Aug 7 at LP Wilson, 599 Matianuck, Windsor, CT.
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 8 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Board of Directors Mtg
    Aug 10 at online
    Special Anniversary Cruise Night
    Aug 11 at Bart's Drive In
    Wednesday Cruise Night
    Wednesdays at Bart's Drive In
    Alzheimer's Support Group
    Aug 12 at Kimberly Hall North 1 Emerson Dr. Windsor CT 06095 (via zoom)
    Alzheimer's Support Group
    Aug 12 at Kimberly Hall North 1 Emerson Dr. Windsor CT 06095
    Bart's Employee Reunion Night
    Aug 12 at Bart's Drive In
    Farmers Market
    Thursdays at 240 Maple Avenue, Windsor
    Deerfield Community Block Party
    Aug 13 at Deerfield Park – 70 Colton Street, Windsor
    Live Music at Bart's
    Aug 14 at Bart's Drive In
    Sunflower Festival & vendor Fair
    Aug 14 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Aug 14 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Windsor Historical Society 100th
    Aug 14 at Brown's Harvest
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 15 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Sunflower Festival & vendor Fair
    Aug 15 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave
    Programs Committee Mtg
    Aug 16 at online
    Hartford Athletic vs Charleston
    Aug 17 at Dillon Stadium
    Tourism Committee Meeting
    3rd Tuesdays at online
    Wednesday Cruise Night
    Wednesdays at Bart's Drive In
    Farmers Market
    Thursdays at 240 Maple Avenue, Windsor
    New Teacher Luncheon
    Aug 19 at Windsor Historical Society
    Kimberly Hall Campus Concert
    Aug 20 at Kimberly Hall North 1 Emerson Dr. Windsor CT 06095
    Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
    Weekdays at The Senior Center
    Sunflower Festival & vendor Fair
    Aug 21 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 22 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Sunflower Festival & vendor Fair
    Aug 22 at Brown's Harvest 1911 Poquonock Ave
    Hypertension Workshop
    Aug 23 at Video Conference via Zoom
    Wednesday Cruise Night
    Wednesdays at Bart's Drive In
    Windsor Historical Society 100th
    Aug 25 at Windsor High School
    Farmers Market
    Thursdays at 240 Maple Avenue, Windsor
    Hartford Athletic vs Pittsburgh
    Aug 28 at Dillon Stadium
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Aug 28 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 29 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Hypertension Workshop
    Aug 30 at Video Conference via Zoom
    Chambers In The Morning
    Aug 4 at Virtual
    Board of Directors Mtg
    Aug 10 at online
    Programs Committee Mtg
    Aug 16 at online
    Tourism Committee Meeting
    3rd Tuesdays at online
    New Teacher Luncheon
    Aug 19 at Windsor Historical Society
    Park Photo / Calendar Contest
    thru Sept 6 at Northwest Park
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Jul 31 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Park Photo / Calendar Contest
    thru Sept 6 at Northwest Park
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Jul 31 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 1 at WAC Train Station Studios
    Summer Concert: Flamingo Big Band
    Aug 3 at Broad Street Green
    Chambers In The Morning
    Aug 4 at Virtual
    Hartford Athletic vs Miami FC
    Aug 4 at Dillon Stadium
    Wednesday Cruise Night
    Wednesdays at Bart's Drive In
    Farmers Market
    Thursdays at 240 Maple Avenue, Windsor
    Paint Party at Meg's
    Aug 5 at 38 Main Street, Manchester
    Summer Concert: Nekita Waller Band
    Aug 5 at Broad Street Green
    Windsor Lions Drive Thru Food Drive
    Aug 7 at LP Wilson, 599 Matianuck, Windsor, CT.
    Park Photo / Calendar Contest
    thru Sept 6 at Northwest Park
    Lancaster Community Block Party
    Jul 30 at Lancaster Park – 10 Somerset Drive Windsor
    Tickborne Illness Support Group
    Jul 31 at LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave. Windsor
    Open Classroom Hours
    Aug 1 at WAC Train Station Studios