Why join the chamber?
Joining the Grain Valley Chamber of Commerce can be a smart move for your business. Because businesses that participate in this group promote each other and work together, your own business can grow and prosper quickly. Here are the top 10 reasons why you should join the Grain Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Gain a voice in government
Your local chamber keeps members informed on issues at the local, state, and national levels that impact businesses and business owners.
Increase your visibility in the community
As a new member of the chamber, you may be listed in the chamber newsletter, e-newsletter, on Facebook and can have the opportunity to be highlighted in other chamber publications. You also can grow your business by advertising with the chamber and sponsoring events.
Membership brings credibility to your business
You can increase positive perception among consumers and business owners when you’re identified as a member of a chamber of commerce. Networking with fellow members can result in a nice flow of prospective business.
Promotion and publicity
From ribbon cuttings and ground breakings to member exclusive advertising and opportunities for business-to-business advertising and publicity, the Grain Valley Chamber is your promotional partner.
Create networking opportunities
Serving on a committee or on the board provides numerous networking opportunities as well as professional leadership development. You can build your business while serving the community.
Chamber events and programs
Chamber events and programs provide members with great opportunities to get to know new people and expand their prospect base.
Make business contacts
The chamber’s fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for the community. The chamber initiates more business-to-business commerce and more opportunities for networking and connecting local professionals than is available through most other local organizations.
Access to members-only discounts and services
Beyond discounts to Chamber sponsored events, members may take advantage of a growing list of members-only discounts and services.
Acquire customer referrals
Every day, the Grain Valley Chamber receives calls and messages from individuals and businesses looking for potential vendors. Make sure your business is included among those we recommend.
Receive chamber newsletters
Our monthly newsletter is a great source of information on upcoming events, business news, moves and transitions, and resources available to you.