MEETING AGENDA
FAIRBURY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Friday, December 15 at 11:30 a.m. at TBA. Carry in TBA

  • Welcome Board of Directors 2018
  • Minutes (December 1)
  • Financials – November Financials 
  • Unfinished Business
    1. Annual Banquet, Feb. 2, 2018
    2. Miracle on the Square Recap
    3. Win Big Shop Local: Kicks off Nov. 18 thru Dec. 18. Prize Drawing Wed. Dec 20 @ 5.
    4. New Website Update:http://fairburychamber.org/WebsiteRetool2017 Live soon!
    5. Budget 2018: Jill, Sara, Justin & Sharon
  • Committees Dates Chairpersons:
    1. Annual Banquet: February 2, 2018,Elk’s – Chairs Trevor, board, staff
    2. Shamrock Shuffle 5K Run/Walk: Sat, March 17, 2018, @ Chuckles. Shawn Cole. Chairpersons Dani & Johnna
    3. Easter Egg Hunt: , March 31 @ 1:00 p.m. Board/Volunteers meet at 12:15pm. Easter-April 1, 2018.
    4. Pork & Pints Beer & Wine Tasting Festival: Sat., April 28, 2018, Rock Star Entertainment, VFW. Set up Fri, 5:30 pm. SDL done.  Mugs (Miller Seed) & Wine Glasses enough for 2018.  Wineries or Breweries?
    5. Beer Gardens JC Fair: July 13-14, 2018. Event TBA.
    6. Ambassador/BAH –Tiffany, Chairperson. Next event TBA
    7. Fairbury 150th Celebration 2019 – Chamber’s 100th  Total Sound 40th Anniversary.
    8. Marketing – Board & Staff – Lunch & Learn – Grant set date to spring. Checking with Kathy Hall.
    9. Membership/Personnel Committee – Board & Staff
  • New Business
    1. BRAN – Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska, June 7, 2018 – Approx. 800 riders.
  • Next Board meeting: Friday, January 5 @ TBA @ 11:30 a.m.  Lunch TBA
  • Goals 2017
    1.    Business After Hours quarterly – Tiffany & ??. May Membership Drive – VFW
    2.    Membership Drive to increase membership by 5 new members – Membership Committee
    3.    Maintain Current Membership; membership more active to improve communication – Chamber Board & staff
    4.    Special Events fundraisers to keep balanced budget.
    5.    Chamber Involvement with schools and other volunteers – Chamber Board and Staff
    6.    Increase promotions for service oriented members (Spring Expo, Festival of Trees, Pork N Pints, etc.)