Benefits of Chamber Membership

The Mission of the Union County Chamber of Commerce is to provide leadership to enhance business growth and the quality of life in Union County.

Making Connections – The Chamber provides opportunities to develop meaningful relationships with other members who are potential customers, vendors and referral sources.

A Strong Voice for Business Members – The Chamber is a proactive advocate for member businesses on issues affecting legislation and local economic development.

Marketing – The Chamber offers opportunities to market to other members and to the community through the Chamber’s website.

Leverage Resources – The Chamber offers resources you can leverage to meet the challenges your business faces (staff, volunteers, and connections with community and government).

Credibility – Many members of the community consider Chamber membership to be a sign of a reputable, stable business. We receive hundreds of phone calls each year from individuals checking to see if a business is a Chamber member.

Ongoing Training for Business Professionals – The Chamber offers several on-going programs that provide ways for Chamber members to continue their business education.

New Business Contact – As a member, you gain access to hundreds of prospective customers. The Chamber hosts a number of regularly-scheduled events each month for you to promote yourself and your business.

Recommendations – We are a member-oriented organization; therefore, we only refer our members. we get hundreds of calls from all over the country from people looking for businesses and services.

Ambassadors – Ambassadors are fellow Chamber members who volunteer as peer mentors and as resources for members. Ambassadors attend events and proactively call on members to assist them in utilizing the benefits of membership.

Hot Deals – Chamber members may post deals on our website specifically for other members and/or for the community. Members may change offers at any time.

Ribbon Cuttings – Schedule a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate your Grand Opening, major expansion or new location. Members of our staff, Chamber and community members join in the celebration.

Job Postings – Chamber members may post unlimited open positions in the designated section on the website.  Members can add positions on the website at any time.

Free Business Consulting – This benefit is through a partnership with the Union County Chamber and with SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) by appointment only.

Leadership Union – Leadership Union is a year long program which develops talented and committed individuals who aspire to provide leadership in our businesses and community. Only Chamber members may participate.

Professional Meeting Space – Chamber members have a choice of two rooms (the board room seats 8 to 10 people, the conference room seats up to 80 people). Rental fees apply.

Involvement – Volunteer on a committee to help the Chamber serve local businesses and build deeper relationships with fellow members. Contact the Chamber today to find out how you can get involved.

Free Certificates of Origin – Visit the Chamber office for details ($100 each for non-members).

Free Prescription Drug Card – Chamber members save up to 25% on prescription drugs. You can print out a copy from the members information center or contact the Chamber to pick up a card.

Exclusive Discounts on Office Supplies – Chamber members save 62% or MORE on office supplies through an exclusive partnership with FSI Office. Contact the Chamber to obtain the details.

Exclusive Advertising Opportunities – All advertising opportunities through the Chamber are available exclusively to our members. Ask about options to grow your business ranging from website advertising to the annual In Union County magazine.

Exclusive Sponsorship Opportunities – Brand your business and reach prospective new customers and clients by sponsoring Chamber Events & Programs throughout the year. Multiple levels are available to fit your budget and marketing needs. Ask about the best fit for your business growth and outreach goals.

 Market Your Business in One of North Carolina’s Fastest Growing Areas.
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