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Chamber of Commerce Committees

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The Greater Lawrence County Area Chamber of Commerce has five committees made up of members, each focused on a particular economic concern.


The Legislative committee watches federal, state and local issues; formulates Chamber positions; and sponsors debates and political forums. On the second week of May, the Legislative Committee and the Chamber coordinates a trip to our state house, presenting issues of Lawrence County interest.

Social Affairs

The Social Affairs committee develops and plans chamber events and functions for the installation and awards dinner, business after hours and spotlight dinner and auction.

Installation Banquet
The passing of the baton to new President and officers is an annual event in October of each year.
Business after Hours
Business after Hours is a networking opportunity for all Chamber members. Events are scheduled quarterly at Businesses and agencies throughout the county.


Volunteers with 15 years of experience overseeing and guiding the transportation needs of Lawrence County with vested oversight of the Chesapeake Bypass Development now called The Tri-State Outer Belt.

Spotlight Dinner and Auction

The first annual spotlight dinner and auction was held in May of 2009 with NFL Quarterback Chad Pennington as guest speaker. No date certain for 2010.

Natural Resources

A dedicated committee charged with the oversight and care of Lawrence County’s natural resources acts as community liason to the Ohio EPA.


This committee is charged with addressing education issues, identifying annual education forums for Lawrence County students and networking with the employment and training community.

If you would like to become a member of any of our 5 committees, please contact the Chamber at 740-377-4550

Greater Lawrence County Area Chamber of Commerce 216 Collins Avenue South Point, Ohio 45680-0488 Telephone: (740) 377-4550, (800) 408-1334 Fax: (740) 377-2091