Chamber Membership Benefits
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Membership in the Chamber of Commerce offers many advantages for business success not enjoyed by non-members. The purpose of a Chamber is to assist you as a business owner by providing valuable tools to help you grow your business. People that are new to the community or even those who are just visiting, turn to the Chamber first for information about area businesses.
- New website with advertising opportunities.
- On-line membership directory for business and public access.
- Web links to drive members/public to your site.
- Business referral through Chamber office.
- Special event sponsorship and promotional opportunities.
- Inexpensive avenues for advertising.
- Business brochures are made available in Chamber office.
- Committee volunteerism gives members exposure through recognition and publicity.
- Tourism promotion.
- Informal Business After-Hours events for business contacts.
- Opportunity to make friends with a fun group of people.
- Chamber breakfasts, luncheons, etc. with informative speakers help educate the members.
- Chamber Grinds (coffee/networking hosted by Chamber members)
- Membership Directory is available upon request.
- Window Stickers signifying membership for display in business.
- Chamber Bucks Program.
- Ribbon-cutting ceremonies for new businesses.
- Weekly email updates keeping you informed about Chamber activities.
- Opportunity to list your upcoming events in the weekly update.
- Business Spotlight.
- Community Calendar online listing for your upcoming events.
- Purchase Preference. When purchasing items or needing a venue for events, members are considered first.
- Participation in Marshall’s future.
- Opportunities to help manage growth.
- Connections with other community service groups.
- Academic Excellence Banquet (March )
- Ethics In Action Luncheon (March)
- Annual Chamber Fundraiser – Murder Mystery Dinner (April)
- Spring Fling (May)
- Bike Rodeo (May)
- Partners in Patriotism (begins on Memorial Day)
- City wide Yard Sale
- Quarterly Breakfasts
- Chamber Grind (coffees)
- Chamber Afterhours
- Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet (June)
- Sidewalk Bazaar (1st weekend in August)
- Trick or Treat on the Square (October)
- Newcomer’s Banquet (Oct/Nov)
- Community Christmas (1st Friday in December)
- Christmas Lighting Contest (December)