It is the mission of the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Program to promote member commitment and retention by:

• Raising awareness of Chamber activities and benefits
• Informing and involving new Chamber members to promote strong continuing membership
• Encouraging meaningful and beneficial participation in the Chamber’s programs
• Serving as a liaison between the Chamber staff and membership

The Ambassador Program consists of volunteers from the Chamber membership who donate their time to assist the Chamber in various activities. Ambassadors serve a term of one calendar year, beginning in April of each year. Ambassadors can continue to serve after the one-year term if agreed upon by the Ambassador and the Chamber.




Program Benefits for the Ambassadors

• Increased name and face recognition
• Increased networking opportunities
• Opportunity to connect one-on-one with new and existing Chamber members
• Increased referral opportunities through other Ambassadors and one-on-one contact with members
• Potential media coverage from attendance at Chamber events
• Gain an insider’s perspective of the local business community
• Opportunity to meet local business and community leaders
• Chance to help the community and show community pride
• Recognition via “Ambassador of the Year” and “Ambassador Spotlights.”

Program Benefits for the Chamber

• Increased visibility within the community
• Better understanding of membership needs
• More involvement of existing Chamber Members
• Ability to manage events more effectively
• Increased recruitment opportunities
• Member retention

Program Benefits for the Membership

• Increased access to points of contact who can provide assistance and answer questions
• More frequent Chamber communication
• Potential for increased referrals
• Members will feel more connected to the Chamber

Interested in serving as a Chamber Ambassador? If so, contact the Chamber office at or 919-742-3333 & an information packet will be sent to you.