Chamber of Commerce Announces Annual Meeting
The Happy Camp Chamber of Commerce announced that the annual membership meeting will be held March 4th at 7 PM. The meeting will be at the Grange Hall/ 64501 Second Avenue, Happy Camp. the time when board members will be elected to begin servnhing for the coming yera. Nominations are open until election time.
The Board members: Chris Sorenson Roberta Collum, Montine Blevins, Rita Manley, Karen Tulledo and Linda Zink sent out the announcement, with application for membership. Dues are still $52 annually from April 1 to March 31 year. Those who wish to be on the Chamber Web site, www.happycampchamber.com may fill out the membership form and pay dues at the March 4th meeting. You do not need to be a business owner to join or participate.
The Chamber sponsored River Run last summer made $1,927 to the Chamber and $2,815 to the Happy Camp Community Services District for park improvements. Cheryl Wainwright and John and Donna Gould continue to provide the leadership for this annual event for the Chamber.
The Chamber has obtained new business space, business insurance, a compuer and a part time employee through the STEP program.
For the coming year the Board plans to expand their reach to more businesses from Klamath River to Somes Bar, inscrease advertrising and sinage, improve Webpages and do radio ads. They also plan to reach out to large businesses who used to be members such as Pacific Power, Amerigas, etc.