Benefits of Membership
Members enjoy a variety of free advertising opportunities.
- Listing in the Chamber of Commerce business directory: Easily searched and accessed by tourist and residences of the greater Deer Park area. The Chamber staff act as concierge to the regions assets and businesses.
- Business of the Month: selected at the monthly Chamber of Commerce meeting, the business of the month is featured in the Deer Park Gazette (a local paper available online and in-print). Business of the month receives 300 word ad space and logo. It's one of the ways your Chamber helps you advertise and save!
- Receive member to member referral discounts, like $50 off your Deer Park Magazine advertising. We're here to serve and partner. For together, we thrive and the local economy and community directly benefit.
Membership includes subscription to the Deer Park Chamber of Commerce mailing list.
- Stay informed of community events like training, fairs, festivals, and volunteer opporutnities- its all at your fingertips with the Community Connection monthly emails!
Members enjoy opportunities to network and socialize across industry fields.
- Monthly Meetings: take advantage of educational opportunities; listen to special guest speakers; network with other business owners in various fields. We encourage trade of services and member-to-member discounts as collaboration is the focus and goal of the Deer Park Chamber. We're better together.
- Chamber Connections: Our community is vibrant with volunteers and leaders alike. If you have an idea to spur on goodwill and connection, your chamber board and staff would like to support you. Host a gathering at your location or financial sponsor a meeting at another business location and we'll be sure to let the community know through online and in-print advertising.
- We are a movement of leaders. Your involvement and inclusion is what defines us and moves us forward. Join us! We're so glad you chose Deer Park for your business and service.
Ready to apply for membership?
- Submit a membership application online.
- Pay annual membership.
- Attend monthly membership meetings to stay informed of opportunities and network strategically.
- Monthly Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the Month at 12 PM (locations varies, please check the events calendar for details).
Optional opportunities to participate include:
- Volunteer for a committee and serve your community in a big way! Our committees are the heavy-lifters of the Chamber and bring action to the goals of the Chamber Board.
- Fundraising & Events Committee
- Economic Development Committee
- Financial Committee (Board Members Only)
- Help serve as a volunteer for a specific event:
- Saturday Market
- Settler's Day
- Monthly Meetings
- After-Hours Meet Ups and Networking
- Member-to-Member Events:
- i.e. Vitalant Blood Drives, Greehouse Food Distribution, and Various Learning Events
- Annual Gala/Auction/Raffle
- Christmas Annual Meeting
- Business Milestones and Grand Openings
What does it cost to be a member?
Membership to the Deer Park Chamber of Commerce is based on the size of your business.
Annual dues per business size based on full time equivalent (FTE) number of employees:
- Non-profit organizations: $100
- Small Business 1-7 Employees: $150
- Enhanced 8-15 Employees: $300
- Elite 16-50 Employees: $450
- Silver 51+ Employees: $500
- Members can add an additional business to their membership for $100 per additional business. Additional businesses will receive separate listings in the business directory.
How can I advertise with the Deer Park Chamber?
Want to advertise more strategically with the Chamber? Become a Chamber Sponsor and invest in the future of the Greater Deer Park Area.
Advertising opportunities included in membership are as follows:
- Member-to-member referrals
- Enhanced Online Business Directory Listing
- Chamber decal to display at your business
- Business card and brochure placement in chamber lobby
- Subscription to chamber monthly e-Bulletin and ability to promote your companys deals, specials, events or highlights
- Social media promotion, recognition, and resources
- Milestone Celebrations
- Business listing online directory
- Highway Sign Promotion
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