Skip to main content

Chamber wraps up another year, plans for future

December 22, 2011

The year is wrapping up for everyone, including the Big Spring Area Chamber of Commerce.

Chamber president Terri Johansen presided over her last meeting Wednesday afternoon.

“It has been a joy,” Johansen said. “If it wasn't for the great staff I wouldn't have been able to do this. The chamber has some gems working here.”

Treasurer Mark Morgan delivered the financial report. According to Morgan, November ended with a $12,000 loss. Income for the month was only $5,700. Officials are expecting to be about $2,000 in the red at year's end.

“It looks like we are going to have to dip into the reserves,” Morgan said. “It just means we will have to work hard again next year and do what we can to get it to balance out at zero, instead of in the negative.”

Looking into the upcoming year, Executive Director Debbye ValVerde emphasized the importance of bringing in new members.

“We will have to get out there and really run and get more members,” ValVerde said.

For more information, you may subscribe to the Big Spring Herald or purchase an e-edition.

The Lamesa Lady Tors came into Tuesday’s showdown with with one simple plan: Don’t let Julianna...
Matt Yanez gave the large crowd in the Steer Gym plenty of reason to yell on Tuesday night as the 5...
Make no mistake about it, the Big Spring High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will step...
New Listings!! 4501 Ratliff Rd. 19605 N. Hwy. 87-Ackerly 2511 Larry
The most common New Year Resolution is to lose weight and get fit. Fitness and nutrition expert John Basedow offers his...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes