Each year, the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors develops a plan that guides the work of the organization. Work gets done through four divisions highlighted below.
Mission: To educate members on important legislation that affects the business community on a local, state, and national level. To advocate on behalf of the members for business-friendly legislation.
Mission: Enhance Member Engagement
Mission: Improve workforce development for Bainbridge-Decatur County
Mission: Create opportunities, programs and partnerships to improve the knowledge and commitment of Bainbridge and Decatur County’s business leaders and citizens.
The Chamber gets its work done with and through volunteers. Several ad hoc committee involvement opportunities are offered throughout the year. Ad hoc committees meet on an as needed basis and are formed for a specific task or objective then deactivated when the task or objective is completed. See below for a list of Chamber Committees.
River Town Days Festival - Plan and execute the annual River Town Days Festival
Flint River Fair - Plan and execute the annual Flint River Fair
Ag Appreciation Day - Plan and execute Ag Appreciation Day, including soliciting nominations for and choosing Ag Man and Woman of the Year
ChamberFest - Plan and execute the Chamber’s Annual Member Appreciation event
Nominating Committee - Chair: Paxton Poitevint (Committee is comprised of current and former Chairmen of the Board); Oversees the process for seating of new directors/officers