• Chamber Goals


  • Your Chamber membership contributes to the following goals and objectives we strive to achieve for the Mahomet area:


    Goal: Provide programs, services and activities of value to Chamber members and the community at large.

    • Increase and retain membership (116 members) and strengthen member value

    • Expand the Chamber Dollars Program by promoting the program and to exceed $2,000


    Goal: Promote a positive community image for business and promote a business-friendly environment.

    • Cooperate with the Festival Committee in promoting the Sangamon Music River Festival

    • Actively participate in the Economic Development Committee

     

    Goal: Encourage a cooperative and favorable local/state government climate that promotes an understanding of the needs of the business community.

    • Determine the priority of business needs and communicate them to appropriate government officials/agencies.

    • Involve government officials and staff in Chamber programs and committees

    • Continue to be visible at local government meetings

    • Host election forums for upcoming State Legislators, County Board Members, Village Trustees and Mahomet-Seymour School District Board of Education

     

    Goal: Support business and community issues through involvement with local and state government, the business community, and the public.

    • Maintain communication network through the Chamber website and newsletter.

    • Promote academic achievement through the scholarship program

    • Support business leader development through the high school business club

    • Support business participation in the Mahomet Guide to Mahomet Directory published by The News-Gazette