Committees 

The South Kansas City Chamber of Commerce has several committees to get involved with!  Serving on a Chamber committee allows members to use their talents in areas that interest them and gives additional opportunities to develop new business relationships.  Please take a moment to review these and sign up for one today!

Government Affairs Committee

Purpose: To provide leadership, information and advocacy that enhances the economic environment and represents the political interests of the South Kansas City Business Community through legislative action.

Goals:

  • Research, develop, educate and recommend issue positions to the Chamber Board of Directors.
  • Annually develop Legislative Priorities to reflect the concerns and opinions of the membership.
  • Host six Legislative Breakfasts with local, state and federal government officials to explore critical issues.
  • Host public forums on issues and for candidates running for local and state office.
  • Have an involved focus on local legislative issues by meeting with the Mayor and council representatives one on one.
  • Assist in organizing a trip to Jefferson City to meet with state elected officials and department leaders.
  • Assist in planning a Washington DC Fly-In to give members an opportunity to meet with federal government officials on important issues to our community.


Emerging Professionals

Purpose: Plan and coordinate successful meetings and events for young professionals group.

Goals:

  • Plan a fun networking event for South Kansas City Chamber members.
  • Community service projects.
  • Promote and publicize the group to Chamber members and the community to recruit members.


Annual Dinner Committee

Purpose:  Plan and coordinate a successful Annual Dinner in 2019.

Goals:

  • Plan a fun networking event for South Kansas City Chamber members.
  • Obtain sponsorship and auction items to net $16,000 from the event.
  • Promote and publicize the event to Chamber members to encourage attendance.
  • Evaluate the program, its revenues and resources for future event planning.


South KC Block Party

Purpose:        Plan and coordinate a successful Block Party in 2019.

Goals:

  • Plan a fun networking event for South Kansas City businesses and community members.
  • Obtain sponsorships and in-kind donations to enhance the attendees' experience.
  • Promote and publicize the event to Chamber members and the community to recruit exhibitors and attendees.
  • Evaluate the program, its revenues and resources for future event planning.


To find out more about any of these committees contact Vickie Wolgast or Angela Alesi at 816-761-7660 or you can email vwolgast@southkcchamber.com or aalesi@southkcchamber.com.



South KC Chamber of Commerce

406 E. Bannister Road, Suite F
Kansas City, MO 64131-3028

Phone: (816) 761-7660
Fax: (816) 761-7340

  E-mail:
vwolgast@southkcchamber.com


 


 


 


South Kansas City is one of the fastest growing areas in the KCMO metropolitan area. Millions of investment dollars are being spent in this region, which makes it a prime location for businesses to grow and prosper. 

The South KC Chamber is dedicated to working with KCMO's city leadership, our business members, and local community organizations to create a positive, growth-oriented business environment in South Kansas City. We would love to support your company's growth too! 

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