There are a lot of exciting things happening at the Chamber! We worked with our committees in order to come up with programs that offer our members outstanding benefits and services! We have recently restructured our membership and dues levels. As a Chamber Member you have access to our standard benefits, which include free referrals, display of promotional materials in the Chamber Office, access to special and educational events, and relationship building opportunities and, discounted health and dental insurance. Our newest benefits include:
- Amesbury Gift Card Program
- Amesbury First Program
- Bi-Monthly Electronic Newsletter
- Chamber Website Business Listing with link to your website
- Discount Health Insurance Plans through Health Services Administrators
- E-Blast Program
- Member Business Referrals
- Member to Member Discount Program
- New Member Referral Program
- Ribbon Cutting Program
- Sponsorship Opportunities including the Annual Golf Tournament, Block Party, Annual Meeting, Holiday Restaurant Showcase and more
- Website Current Events Listing for your events
Share your talents! Make Things Happen for your business, for the community, for Amesbury’s future.
Amesbury has become a thriving and vibrant community, thanks in large part to people like you. Join a Chamber Committee and help us keep the momentum going!
Chamber Spotlight/Special Events Committee
Encourages networking and promotion opportunities among members through monthly Business After Hours events, which are usually held on the first Wednesday of the month from 5:30-7:30 at various member locations. Also plans the Good News Breakfast Salutes, the Annual Meeting, the Block Party and the Holiday Restaurant Showcase.
Co-Chair – Donna Collins
Co-Chair – MaryCarol Fowler
Economic Development Committee
Oversees and monitors the direction of economic development activity. Works with the town, state and federal officials through the Alliance for Economic Development Foundation, Inc. Recommends changes in zoning, purchase of land and buildings to broaden the business tax base and create jobs.
Chair – Rick Bartley
Reviews and monitors the Chamber’s budget and financial programs, monitors the LampPost & Park Bench programs.
Chair – Paul Gagliardi
Golf Tournament Task Force
Plans and organizes the Chamber’s Annual Golf tournament held on the first Monday in June.
Chair – Paul Gagliardi
Membership Development Committee
Develops new ways to increase membership and retention throughout the year; creates a basis for membership retention through Chamber programs such as the Good News Business Salute, Business After Hours, Breakfast and Luncheon meetings, seminars and workshops.
Chair – Anne Bonaventura
Scholarship Task Force
Reviews scholarship applications and grants scholarships to qualified students.
Chair – Donna Collins