Let Your Voice Be Heard & Join a Committee

Committees are an essential part of successful chamber programs and events. We are always looking for new members to help! Browse available committee opportunities below and let us know if you have any questions.
Membership Committee

Includes Membership Drive of potential business members and welcoming them to the community as well as Grand Openings of new Businesses and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at business request.

Members: Darwyn Boston and Chamber Board

By Laws & Membership Review

This committee does an annual review of Chamber By Laws, Membership Dues and Board Member Positions.

Members:

Legislative Committee

Meets monthly to work with other groups to address specific issues that may impact business retention and economic growth of the area.

Members: Patrick Brown, Village Administrator & Lindsey Hall, Superintendent of Schools

General Promotions

Includes management and review of Chamber Dollars, Chamber Events, Promotional Advertising, Oversight of Website, Newcomers Bag and Guide to Mahomet Directory.

Members: Lyn Ferdinand  

Scholarship Committee

Annual Scholarships for High School Students.

Members: Seth Emerson, Bill Clodfelder & Chuck Thompson

Programs Committee

Includes various forums conducted during the year including General Meeting Speakers and Annual Banquet Speaker.

Members: Angela Barden & Business Directors

Individual Event Committees

The chamber hosts various signature events throughout the year. Each event has a committee of 3 or more, and we are always looking for new volunteers to bring their input and expertise to our events.

Annual Banquet Committee

Last Monday in January at Mahomet High School Cafeteria
This is the first event of the year and planning starts in November. The director and Chairman are the hosts and the planning is pretty simple. Volunteers are needed for mainly the evening of the event which includes entertainment host, food host and general support for the evening. Learn more about this event >>

Mahomet Home & Garden Expo Committee

Early April at Mahomet High School Fieldhouse
2018 was the first year for the Mahomet Home Show. Focusing upon area businesses that provide goods and services to improve your home and outdoor living. The committee starts planning 6 months prior to get prices and sponsor packets ready. Learn more about this event >>

Mahomet Craft Beer Festival Committee

April – May in Downtown Mahomet
JT Walker’s bring in craft beer vendors from all over the Midwest. To compliment the event, the Chamber partners with the Festival to provide things for families and children. Learn more about this event >>

Ladies Night Out Committee

Early Summer
2017 was the newly designed Ladies Night Out. With Pampering as the main objective, Ladies will enjoy adult beverages while being spoiled with things like manicures, hand massages and shopping from local boutiques. Learn more about this event >>

Mahomet Auto Show Committee

First or Second Sunday in July in  Downtown Mahomet
As this event continues to grow, it is a fun way to be a part of bringing some great autos to downtown Mahomet. The committee plans the day and generates support from sponsors. Learn more about this event >>

Chamber Golf Outing Committee

September Lake of the Woods Golf Course
Don’t have to love golf to have fun on this committee. Planning for 18 foursomes with lunch, games and dinner, it is a great time. The committee also works with the golf course and sponsors to get the most of the event. Learn more about this event >>

Village Christmas / Breakfast with Santa Committee

First Friday and weekend of December in Downtown Mahomet
Nothing is better than working hard and then seeing the smiles on the faces of the children when we transition downtown Mahomet to a winter wonderland. From Santa, Shopping, treats to lights, decorations and smells of the holiday, this is a great time had by all. The breakfast with Santa is Saturday morning. It is a great time to watch the children eat and chat with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Learn more about this event >>

Mahomet Farmer's Market

Summer in Downtown Mahomet
We are in the process of developing a Farmer’s Market to be held on Friday nights through the summer and early fall. Planning is in the early stages, but we’d love additional committee help!

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