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The Quality of Life Council

works with volunteers, businesses, local, state and federal organizations to enhance the quality of life in Amarillo .  The program of work includes projects and special events and the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

 

 

 

An appointed council meets monthly to report on committee projects and programs and special events.  If you would like more information on how to join a committee, contact Becky Zenor, Vice President of the Quality of Life Council at 806.373.7800 or by email. 

 

 

 

QUALITY OF LIFE COUNCIL

Council Chaired by: Penelope Davies

Council Members: By Appointment Only

Council Meets:  Monthly—last Thursday, 12:00 noon

 

 

GOLF TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE

Committee Chaired by: Al Cunningham & Brice Edwards 

Committee Members: Open to Event Sponsors

Committee Meets:  As Needed

Description:  Plans and coordinates all aspects of the annual golf tournament, prizes, sponsors and logistics.

 

 

EDUCATION PROJECTS

Project Committee Members: Open to Chamber Members

Committees Meet:  As Projects Demand

Description:  Encourages business involvement with education, honors graduating seniors with academic excellence and hosts educational seminars for high school students.

 

 

 

CIVIC BEAUTIFICATION COMMITTEE

Committee Chaired by: Billy Krause

Committee Members: Open to Chamber Members

Committee Meets:  Monthly—1st Wednesday, 12:00 noon

Description:  This committee promotes beautification throughout the city, clean-up and recycling, promotes the yellow day lily, Amarillo's flower, works with Texas Department of Transportation, Center City, City of Amarillo and Amarillo Independent School District on landscaping projects, gives Civic Beautification Awards, and conducts "Keep Amarillo Beautiful" project (part of the statewide project entitled "Keep Texas Beautiful."  

 

 

SPORTS COMMITTEE

Committee Chaired by: Jim Brock

Committee Members: Open to Chamber Members

Committee Meets:  Monthly—3rd Thursday, 12:00 noon

Description:  This committee recognizes high school and college athletes from Amarillo and the surrounding communities.

 

 

SPORTS SELECTION SUB-COMMITTEE

Committee Chaired by: Jim Brock

Committee Members: Open to Chamber Members

Committee Meets:  Monthly—1st Wednesday, 4:00 pm

Description:  This committee selects award winners from nominations made by coaches and community members.

 

 

For more information on above Councils & Committees,

contact 806.373.7800 or:

Staff Liaison:

Becky Zenor

Project Coordinator: Lupe Fasano