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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Notice is hereby given of The 66th Griffith Business Chamber Annual General Meeting.

When: Thursday 17th October 2019

Where: Griffith Leagues Club - Southside

Time: 6pm

RSVP: Strictly by Tuesday 15th October 2019 to info@griffithbusinesschamber.com.au

We're always looking for fresh, motivated business people who are passionate about what affects our business community. Please consider putting your hand up to join our committee.  Chamber's collective purpose/goals are our 10 Point Plan.  Everything we do is centred around these points. The new committee once elected, will have the chance to re-evaluate these goals to ensure we are current. It's important to mention, these goals are inspired by member feedback each year.

The positions of the association are as follows:

  • President
  • Vice-president
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • General Committee Members

For more information about Executive & committee roles, please feel free to contact Secretary Amanda Quarisa at info@griffithbusinesschamber.com.au

IMPORTANT: Nominations must be received no later via email than Wednesday 9th October 2019, 5pm. (at least 7 days prior to AGM).

GROW OUR OWN

The Grow Our Own  initiative is all about retaining local talent by showcasing our local businesses within the region. With a large range of career opportunities available to remain in Griffith, Grow Our Own promotes learning and earning without relocating to receive an education. 

The SISP program encompasses STEM subjects – (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) with Industry School Partnerships. This has already proven successful in other regions of NSW and is currently focused on Agri-Tech here in Griffith. Providing and educating students about STEM Careers available in Griffith that align with the curriculum to give students a view into the real world practices outside the classroom, and Industry a look into their future talent pool.

Did you know? That 65% of students will be going into a job THAT DOES NOT EXIST YET?! The program aims to prepare students for future employment with local businesses.

So how can your business get involved?

Chamber encourage industries/businesses to get on board and learn about this great initiative by contacting Cassandra Cadorin at RDA 0417 420 424 ilo@rdariverina.org.au

This program is suitable to a wide range of industries that use Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics ….Accountants, Agri-tech, Automotive(Mechanics), Builders, Banking, Wineries, Architecture/Drafting, Graphic Design, Electrical, Irrigation, Security, Manufacturing, Machinery…the list goes on!

You never know....there might be the next future employee out there that is waiting for a job with you!