Committees

Executive Committee Nominating Committee
Serves in a leadership role concering all aspects of the Batesburg-Leesville Chamber of Commerce Nominates slate of candidates from the Chamber membership, which is identical in number to the Board vacancies to be filled.
Ambassador/Membership Development Small Business Awards
Plans and coordinates the activities of the Ambassadors Program to recruit new members. Plans and coordinates all member functions which includes Business After Hours and New Member Reception Ambassador Facilitate the process of selecting a small business of the year
Government Relations & Economic Development Education Liaison
Serve as liaison between Chamber and government leaders/ elected officials. Serves as facilitor of information to the Board of Directors. Works with government leaders and elected officials for economic development. Serves as liaison between Chamber and Lexington County School District Three. Serves as facilitator of information to the Board of Directors. Represented by the current Superintendent of Lex. Co. School District Three.
Marketing and Communications Programs Committee
Plans and coordinates ways to promote the Chamber and to enhance its public image. Monitors and publicizes Chamber's accomplishments regularly throughout the year. Honors key Chamber and community individuals. Plans programs and speaker for monthly membership meeting. Ensures greeters are available for each meeting. Works with membership Chair on special programs (i.e. Business After Hours, new membership receptions, etc.). All members submit names for guest speakers.
Auction Membership Development Services
Plans and coordinates the Annual Auction (scheduled in August, providing an excellent networking opportunity and social event for members). Strives to meet profit goals as a non-dues fundraiser. Plans and coordinates all member to member services.

 

Finance Committee
Oversees, monitors and compares fiscal year revenues and expenses to the annual budget. Makes recommendations for next year's annual budget.
Golf Tournament
Plans and coordinates the annual tournament at the Ponderosa Country Club (scheduled in May, providing an excellent networking opportunity and social event for members). Strives to meet profit goals as a non-dues fundraiser.
Annual Banquet

Plans and coordinates the capstone meeting of the year. Strives to meet profit goals as a non-dues fundraiser.

Christmas Parade
Plans and coordinates the annual town Christmas parade. Ensures Chamber has an entry in the parade.

Upcoming

Tomorrow

  1. General Membership Meeting
    • Start time: 12:00pm
    • Please join us each month for our General Membership Meeting to socialize, network, and to gather information on local events and opportunities in Batesburg-Leesville and surrounding area. Our meetings alternate between Hite's at 12:00p.m. and Shealy's at 7:30 a.m.

Saturday, April 26th

  1. 4th Satuday Bluegrass
    • Start time: 04:30pm
    • 4th Saturday Bluegrass, for details go to www.haynesbluegrass.com or call (803)582-8479. Admission $5.

Thursday, May 1st

  1. Economic Development Committee Meeting
    • Start time: 07:00am
    • Join us to learn about/assist with Economic Development for our Community

Tuesday, May 13th

  1. LMA Meeting
    • Start time: 07:30am
    • Leesville Merchants Association Meeting

  2. BBA Meeting
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • Batesburg Business Association Meeting

Monday, May 19th

  1. B-L Chamber Board of Directors Meeting
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • Monthly Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, May 22nd

  1. General Membership Meeting
    • Start time: 12:00pm
    • Please join us each month for our General Membership Meeting to socialize, network, and to gather information on local events and opportunities in Batesburg-Leesville and surrounding area. Our meetings alternate between Hite's at 12:00p.m. and Shealy's at 7:30 a.m.

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