The Ambassadors are the official welcoming committee
of the Chamber. The group visits and congratulates
new business owners, businesses who have recently had an
expansion or remodeling, dedications of community
projects, and business anniversaries.
This committee plans the
seven session program that is designed to educate
civic-minded individuals about current issues and
concerns which face the Washington area.
- The sessions start
with an orientation in September where the new class
learns about the upcoming 7 sessions and meet their
new class members.
- Class days include:
Economic Development/Finance Day, Education Day,
Health & Recreation Day, Business, Industry &
City/County Government Day, Agriculture Day, and
County History Day.
- Each class has a
- The class meets the
second Wednesday of each month from approximately
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
- Tuition for Chamber
members is $175.00 and includes lunch and breaks on
For an application please e-mail us at
or stop in the chamber,
205 West Main Street
This committee plans
three legislative briefings each January, February, and
March. The group invites local legislators who
answer questions and give updates about what is going on
at the state capital. The group also plans
candidate forums for local contested races.
This committee conducts a
membership drive each year. This group recruits
new members in an effort to strengthen the Chamber and
provide more dollars to continue with current
programming and add new programs.