Breaking Records in Charlotte
The Charlotte Chamber is celebrating a new high watermark for their annual Total Resource Campaign - $5,114,261. More than $5.1 million in 12 weeks. That’s more than $425k a week…more than $85k a business day.
“These funds provide more than half the Charlotte Chamber’s annual operating expenses,” said Bob Morgan, president of the Charlotte Chamber. “They will be deployed toward our mission to grow the economy, to serve as a voice for business and to engage our members in providing innovate products, programs and services.”
Pretty impressive work by Bob and his team. Of course they had help. 26 corporate teams, involving 130 volunteers, connected with more than 1600 companies to sell memberships and raise revenue on the Chamber’s behalf. And when you consider some of the corporate teams leading the way - Bank of America, Bissell, Duke Energy, Wells Fargo, – it’s no surprise they set an all-time record.