The Decorating Committee shall be responsible for initiating and maintaining beautification projects in the downtown business district. Examples of their work include the purchase of holiday wreaths, flags and flowers that adorn our downtown area.
Chairperson: Nancy Woods

The Scholarship Committee shall be responsible for the criteria, advertising, and selecting of the recipients of the awards given. There are four scholarships.
Chairperson: Joe Stickles

The Finance Committee shall be responsible for supervising the financial affairs of the Chamber, approving expenditures, preparing the annual budget and arranging for an annual audit when called upon. The Treasurer shall be ex officio Chairperson of the Finance Committee.
Chairpersons: Florence Watt

The Retail Committee shall be responsible for organizing programs designed to stimulate shopping in the Newton area and for recommending programs and projects for civic improvement.
Chairperson: Jonathan Andrews

Public Relations/Website
The Public Relations Committee shall be responsible for promotion, publicity and media programs regarding all events to be held by the Chamber in cooperation with the Executive Director.
Chairperson: Tom Dust

The Social Committee shall be responsible for making arrangements for preparing the programs for all membership meetings. Social Committee members shall act as hosts at membership meetings. The Social Committee shall be responsible for obtaining venues for the quarterly dinners and the monthly business after hours socials.
Chairperson: TBA


The Membership Committee shall encourage new membership and devise means of retaining current members. The Committee shall prepare a membership application to be approved by the Board of Directors.
Chairperson: Bob Woods

Fund Raising
The Fund Raising Committee shall be responsible for developing and organizing additional revenue for the GNCC.

Other committees include:
Holiday Parades
Newton Day Festival
Taste of Newton
Bridal Shows
Membership Directory
Professional Development


Tues., April 4 - Women in Business at His n' Hair - 5:30-7pm.

April 26 - Quartley Dinner - Spring Street Pub & Grill - 6-7pm networking, 7-9pm Dinner.

May 4 - Dining with the Spirits at the Barrel House. Tickets on sale now!


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Board meetings are held the second Wednesday each month, at 8am at the GNCC Offices.

Business After Hours are held regularly throughout the year. Check our website and Facebook for more info.

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