Agriculture & Environmental
The purpose of the council is to promote, educate, and provide a forum within the Chamber’s structure to advance agricultural and environmental issues and show how these industries contribute to our quality of life. Council programs will focus on our agricultural heritage and the economic contribution that this industry brings to the county. Environmental programs will focus on promoting and addressing issues associated with our natural and environmental resources, sustainable development, permitting, conservation, and eco-tourism.
Historic St. Augustine Area Council
Historic St. Augustine Council meets the second Friday of each month. The meetings feature a guest speaker presenting relevant information to you and your business. Meetings are designed to bring members the most current information on tourism trends, local and state initiatives that have economic impact on business in the historic district, and work to make the nation's oldest city a better place for residents and visitors.
Small Business Council
The Small Business Council will support small businesses throughout St. Johns County. The Council will strive to in increase commerce, educate and to be a resource to small business owners and their managers. Meetings: The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council meets the fourth Tuesday of each month. The meetings feature guest speakers presenting relevant information to you and your business.
South Beaches Council
South Beaches Council meets the third Thursday of each month. The meetings feature a guest speaker presenting relevant information to you and your business. Access to South Beaches Council meetings and events is a Chamber membership benefit. No additional membership cost is required. The council is open to any Chamber member who is interested in the South Beaches area of St. Johns County.
North Business Council
The North Business Council will educate and provide a forum within the Chamber's structure to discuss issues that affect all local area businesses. The Council is open to any Chamber Member who is interested in the business development of the northern areas of St. Johns County. We will also provide current information on local and state legislation and initiatives that have an economic impact on the areas in north and Northwest St. Johns County. The North Business Council meets the third Tuesday of each month. Meetings will feature a guest speaker presenting relevant information to local area businesses and offer networking and fellowship opportunities. Participation in the North Business Council meeting is a benefit of Chamber membership.
Tourism & Hospitality Council
The goal of the new Chamber Tourism & Hospitality Council is to further enhance the abilities of our St. Johns County tourism businesses to provide first-class service to their visitors. The council aims to achieve this by being a resource for industry-specific training and educational opportunities.
Women with Vision
The purpose of the Women with Vision Council is to mentor, inspire, and empower professionals-- particularly women in business-through education and collaboration to embrace their vision, purpose and value; to love the lives they live while igniting their passion for business and to make a positive contribution to their community.