Join Because

 

The Fluvanna County Chamber of Commerce is an organization of business owners, representatives, and leaders,

plus community leaders and citizens, who volunteer to

work together and invest time, talent, resources, and money

in a business and community development program

to improve Fluvanna County Virginia.

 

 

 

Fluvanna County Chamber of Commerce Membership Benefits

 

Business Exposure

  • referrals from the Chamber Office – when people call to inquire about availability of a product or service locally, we provide them with contact information for member businesses
  • opportunity to have company literature and business cards available for visitors to the Chamber Office.
  • listing (alpha and by category) on the Chamber website
  • listing (alpha and by category) in the annual Fluvanna County Chamber of Commerce Guide with 5000 copies distributed in the county, given to newcomers in the “Welcome to Fluvanna County” gift bag. (NOTE: Join before April to be included in the June to June publication.) 
  • opportunity to purchase a display ad in the annual Guide 
  • opportunity to supply business cards or promotional items (pen, cup, magnet, etc.) for inclusion in "Welcome to Fluvanna County" gift bag
  • opportunity to submit announcements for News You Can Use e-newsletter

Networking

  • “Business After Hours” gatherings for Chamber members and their guests
  • “Networking Breakfasts” for Chamber members and their guests with a speaker covering a business topic, community issue or community resource
  • Annual Member Meeting in October
  • opportunities to learn about member businesses and gain awareness of what’s available in order to help each other with referrals

Business Support & Education

  • Chambers of Commerce organizations are recognized leaders in business integrity and Chamber membership adds to a business owner’s credibility  (NOTE: member cling-decals are provided for display at your business or on your car window and Chamber membership can be noted on your own business cards)
  • supportive organization with members generously sharing expertise to help other members (training offered through one-on-one, roundtable, and presentation formats)
  • “Networking Breakfasts” feature speakers on relevant topics and resources

Business Advocacy

  • having representatives on boards, committees, and commissions so we can keep our members abreast of community issues and we can share the business community perspective to influence decision-making
  • utilizing member surveys to get input on key issues so we can provide to decision makers the opinions and concerns of our membership

Making Fluvanna Even Better

  • looking for ways to bring the community together and draw visitors to Fluvanna County – including the BBQ, BANDS, BREWS and WINE FESTIVAL(October) – while helping businesses meet potential customers and clients
  • each member has the opportunity to serve on Chamber Committees to be an active part of the Chamber, shaping its future and the future of Fluvanna

Leveraging Your Membership & Reach

 

NEW Affiliate Agreement with Charlottesville Regional Chamber, beginning in fall 2012:

Dues-paying member businesses of the Fluvanna County Chamber

that have 10 and fewer full-time employees and are based in Fluvanna will receive

Affiliate Membership in the C’ville Chamber at NO ADDITIONAL COST!

 

Dues-paying member businesses of the Charlottesville Regional Chamber 

that have 10 and fewer employees and are based in Charlottesville/Albemarle are automatically designated as Affiliate Members of the Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Orange Chambers. To access additional benefits, at NO ADDITIONAL COST, register with the Fluvanna Chamber by completing the "New Member Application" and selecting the Affiliate level.  (You will need your C'ville Chamber member # and your renewal date).

 

Member-to-Member Discounts

  • PVCC Workforce Services (each course has Chamber member and non-member price listed; typical savings is 30-40%)
  • Dunkin Donuts (10% discount to Chamber members)
  • C'ville Computers Inc (10% off all labor costs for Chamber members)

  • OTHERS?  To offer a discount, contact the Executive Assistant at 434-589-3262

Why not join TODAY?

 


Fluvanna County Chamber of Commerce  - 177 Main Street  P.O. Box 93  Palmyra, VA 22963  

 Phone: 434-589-3262     -     E-mail: fluvannacountycoc@embarqmail.com 

 

 

 
                 

         

 

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