CHAMBER WORKPLAN 2010
Bridging Business and Community
The Havre Area Chamber of Commerce â€œBridgingâ€ the community with
The Havre Area Chamber of Commerce annually supports the following organizations upon request:
â€” Promotes the annual fund drive and the Day of Caring. Boys & Girls Club â€” Donated $1,000 to the clubâ€™s exercise walk on behalf of the 3-on3 Tournament. The Chamber provides newsletter space for the club, and a member of the Chamber staff serves on the Healthy Community, Healthy Youth Action Board. Havre Food Bank â€” The Chamberâ€™s Leadership High School class helps the Havre Food Bank each holiday season prepare food baskets, and the Chamberâ€™s Ambassadors conduct a food drive in December. Feed My Sheep Food Kitchen â€” The Chamberâ€™s Leadership Class works at the kitchen during the December community service program, and the Chamber also makes donations to the Kitchen. Great Northern Fair Board â€” Provides free promotion of the fair through the Chamberâ€™s Web sites and newsletter. Havre Public Schools â€” Promotes and supports of the schools activities through the Chamberâ€™s Web site and newsletter. Northern Montana Hospital â€” Promotes events and activities through the community calendar and the Chamberâ€™s newsletter. MSU-Northern â€” Promotes the events and activities of Northern through the calendar and Web site and participates in many of the events. Havre Job Service â€” Shares the sponsorship of seminars that provide business education. 4-H â€” The Chamberâ€™s Agri-Business Committee annually helps with the livestock sale at the fair; the committee also sponsors the Ag Leader of the Year, and the Chamber has provided newsletter space to promote 4-H. Jaycees â€” The Chamber promotes the many activities of the Jaycees: Toys for Tots, Koats for Kids, Holiday Home Decorating Contest, their Fourth of July ï¬reworks display and haunted house. Optimist â€” Promotes the Optimists Easter Egg Hunt in the community calendar and the Chambrâ€™s Web site calendar. Rotary â€” Promotes the Rotary Fatherâ€™s Day Fishing Derby in the community calendar and the Chamberâ€™s Web site calendar. Lions Club â€” Promotes Lions Club activities in our the community calendar and the Chamberâ€™s Web site calendar. Kiwanis Club â€” Helps promote the Festival Days Pancake Feed in all promotional materials and any other events on the calendar.