Our annual Chapter-driven membership recruitment drive is a full week in November of creative activities to help bolster local Chapter membership and participation and bring transportation industry professionals from all modes under the COMTO banner.
COMTO Week Supports Our Strategic Goals through:
Enhancing and increasing membership benefits
A focused membership campaign
Improving local chapter effectiveness
Strengthening organizational effectiveness
COMTO Week Toolkit
Participate in local community educational and awareness programs, such as voter registration drives, health fairs, youth symposiums and public school initiatives.
Team up with your local art gallery to raise funds for your local chapter.
Display a variety of books for sale.
Annual Dues $50
Use this event to raise money for your Chapter’s Scholarship Fund.
Honor Your Local Sponsors
Establish your local COMTO Week as an opportunity to honor your local sponsors.
Allow local companies to exhibit their products and services, which will provide a forum for your local HUBs to network and exchange information.
Academic Institution membership includes colleges, universities, and vocational schools.
General Membership Meeting
Hold a general membership meeting to discuss local chapter business and invite a guest speaker.
Focus on recruiting, retaining, and reclaiming members. Make sure that COMTO promotional materials are in a visible area.
Career Development Seminar
Work with your local high school or college to develop initiatives that work toward increasing the total number of students entering the transportation industry.
Youth Transit Day
Introduce and expose youth to the many career opportunities in the transportation industry.