Stay in the Chamber Loop

Stay in the Chamber Loop

Stamford Chamber of Commerce has a lot going on this month and wants to make sure everyone stays in the loop. One of the best ways to stay in the loop is to go like the Stamford Chamber of Commerce Facebook page. However, here are also some important Chamber dates and details.

The Chamber’s Annual Banquet will be Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Stamford High School Cafeteria. The Chamber is excited to announce that Blue Jean Café will be catering the event with a grilled chicken breast and pasta alfredo plate. The meal will begin at 6 p.m. and the banquet program will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets for the event will be $20 per person. To purchase tickets, come by the Chamber office at 107 E. McHarg Street or contact a current board member. Current board members are: Keith Gilbreath, Jamie Jordan, Cary McClintock, Callie Metler-Smith, Johnna Page, Sherrie Raughton, Michael Steele, Patsy Richards and Lucy Wedeking.

A notable part of the Chamber’s Annual Banquet are the awards. This year the Chamber will be recognizing a Business of the Year and a Citizen of the Year. The Chamber is accepting nominations for the two awards until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.

To nominate a citizen or business, list the citizen or business and a brief description of why they should be recognized. Descriptions should be no more than 500 words and can be typed or handwritten. Please submit nominations by email to chamberdirector@stamfordtx.org, mail to 107 E. McHarg Street Stamford, TX 79553, or drop them by the Chamber’s office located at 107 E. McHarg Street.

Lastly, the Chamber has four board of director positions to be filled in March of 2018. The Chamber invites committed members to apply to serve on the board. Applications are available at the Chamber office located at 107 E. McHarg Street or can be sent via email. Submit applications by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018 via email to chamberdirector@stamfordtx.org, mail to 107 E. McHarg Street Stamford, TX 79553, or drop them by the Chamber’s office.

Please contact Executive Director Caitlin Richards at 325-773-2411 or chamberdirector@stamfordtx.org with any questions about the banquet, awards or board of director positions. The Chamber is looking forward to another great year in 2018 and hopes everyone in Stamford will join them in all they have planned for 2018 because we are better together.