Committees...


An active committee structure is at the heart of every Chamber. Committee members make valuable business contact while moving the business community forward. The Chamber has various divisions and sub-committees that deal with a wide range of issues and oversee the work of the Chamber. Contact the Chamber at 520-384-2272 if you would like to get involved with one or more of the committees.

Agri-Business Committee
Goal: To support and promote agribusiness and its significant impact on the community’s economy.
  • Salute to Agriculture Week or some agriculture promotion event
  • Promote agriculture through awards and recognition. Recognize outstanding farmers/ranchers
  • Develop list of farms/businesses offering tours
  • Special training sessions/luncheons to address ag issues

Community Development & Beautification
Goal: To promote beautification programs that will enhance the image of the area.
  • Facilitate projects that will enhance the overall appearance of the community.
  • Encourage involvement of entire community with beautification projects
  • Sponsor a clean up day with the City of Willcox “Day of Caring”
  • Solicit funds to do neighborhood beautification, explore grant opportunities.

Membership
Goal: To develop and coordinate programs to orient and integrate new members, enhance overall membership retention, and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Assist with calls and personal contact with existing Chamber members for the purpose of membership retention.
  • Assist Chamber staff with ribbon cuttings and groundbreakings.
  • Develop a Chamber Ambassadors program to increase the awareness of the Chamber and businesses throughout the area.
  • Assist in the orientation of new members, encouraging them to become active and participate in committee and activities.
  • Develop new member packet.
  • Conduct the nomination and award process for the business, citizen and employee of the year awards.

Events
Goal:  To promote the community and the Chamber through programs and events that will bring visitors to our community.
  • Christmas Apple Festival
  • Christmas Lighted Parade
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • Wings Over Willcox (WOW Committee w/ Chamber Staff Assistance)
  • And all other events sponsored by the Chamber

Marketing & Tourism  
Goal: To promote Willcox as a good place to live, work and play.
  • Educate community on “What’s Happening in Willcox” Event training for front line employees and employers.
  • Develop and coordinate tools to market the Willcox area. Partner with the media.
  • Recommend advertising plan.
  • Development and expansion of website