Enhances the Pocono business climate, by improving the area’s transportation infrastructure. The Committee avidly supports economic growth consistent with the best interests of the community.
To assist in the planning and promotion of the Chamber’s Annual Golf Tournament
PUBLIC POLICY COMMITTEE
Keep abreast of legislative issues on local, state, and national levels. Select those issues having an impact bearing on our business and membership. After appropriate committee action, present issues to board for acceptance, rejection, tabling, or no additional action. Insure that appropriate legislators, and/or legislative bodies are made aware of Chamber action. Lobby on behalf of action taken. The committee advises the Chamber Board of Directors on public policy issues that impact Chamber members and our community.
HEALTH & WELLNESS COMMITTEE
Assist businesses in creating and maintaining a culture of physical and mental health that can benefit employees, employers and the larger community. Goals are to provide productive networking opportunities for committee; support the education of Chamber members on how to establish and maintain a culture of healthy living; and to encourage individual responsibility for health and wellness.
WEST END COMMITTEE
Promotes prosperity and membership in Monroe County’s West End region, through the Chamber’s mission and objectives
WOMEN IN BUSINESS COMMITTEE
Promote the interest of women who are participating in the free enterprise system in the Pocono area and provide political, educational, financial, and legal information to the women. Also, assist and encourage concerned members to enhance the quality and capability of their respective enterprises and to interact through business and social opportunities.