Why should you join the Chamber? Because membership has its privileges! Being a membership of the Screven County Chamber of Commerce offers more benefits than you may realize. Listed below are the many privileges that members enjoy.
Business members are provided with membership decals to identify them as an active member of one of our areas most active and progressive business organizations.
Expose Your Business To A Wide Audience
As a chamber member your business will be listed on our website in our Membership Directory, with a description, graphics, a link to your website, as well as links to maps and driving directions.
Business Promotion Center
Members are encouraged to provide the Chamber with business cards and information on their business or organization for displaying at the Chamber office and for use in response to consumer inquiries.
When we are asked to supply names of businesses/services in our area, our staff policy is to offer those businesses and organizations that are Chamber members.
Make New Contacts At Our Events
Make new contacts and create opportunities to expand your business by meeting new potential customers through committee involvement and member activities such as Business After Hours, ribbon cuttings, chamber sponsored community events and grand openings.
Volunteering for a Chamber committee affords you an opportunity to study community needs in-depth and find solutions to the problems and concerns of our business community. It is your chance to help shape the Screven County of tomorrow.
Chamber Gift Certificates
Our popular Gift Certificate program, offered to all Chamber members at no charge, now has over 200 local merchants enrolled.
Your investment in the Chamber may be deductible as a necessary business expense.
Ribbon Cuttings & Groundbreakings
Ribbon Cuttings and groundbreakings are offered at no charge to Chamber members for: (1) new businesses (2) expanded or remodeled businesses (3) new business location (4) new owners of an existing business.
Use Our Free Research Services
At your request the Chamber will provide detailed information about potential markets, changing demographics, local economic trends and more – all at no cost to you.
Get Help With Business Development
We offer a variety of workshops and seminars that expose you to new ideas and opportunities. We also offer one-on-one consulting to help you get a new perspective on business issues. And our referral program provide a direct line to new customers, partners and resources for your business.
Post Job Opportunities
As a Chamber member we will aid you in your search to find your next great employee.
Help Improve The Local Economy
By joining the Chamber you are helping support the local businesses and make them successful – which means more jobs, a stronger economy and better quality of life.
Get Added Value
Your Chamber membership includes services worth more than your initial investment, including free business consulting, access to membership mailing data, networking events, referral program, research support and a mini-web page in our online directory.
Involve All Your Employees
The cost of a Chamber membership is based on the business industry, and once you join all your employees can enjoy the benefits and services we offer. You won’t find a better bargain!