“We invite you to become a member of the Lake City Area Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber of Commerce exists to help support its community and its members; however, this takes revenue and involved members. We would appreciate your support to make Lake City, Missaukee County and our surrounding area a better place to own a business, work and live or vacation. We have compiled a list of some of the reasons why we feel you should become a member of your chamber.”
Top Reasons to Join Your Chamber
Visibility – Investing in the Lake City Chamber of Commerce brings prestige and credibility to your business. Displaying your Chamber window cling on your front door lets your customers know that you are a proud member of your local Chamber of Commerce and are engage in the community.
Your Business Profile Page on our website – This online searchable directory provides your business with another online presence 365 days a year. If you do not attend any programs or events, this benefit alone pays for your membership. The best bang for your buck right here!
Use our resources to promote your business or organization – We offer tools and resources to help promote our members. Use the Chamber’s media outlets (Chamber News, website, social media, etc.) to market your business. Members can post discounts, business-to-business deals, hot deals, job openings and more directly on through our website!
People want to do business with people they know and trust – We are passionate and proud here in Missaukee County and working together for a better community is important to us. Grow your business by connecting with other businesses in the Chamber community and connect with others at our connection events throughout the year.
Ribbon Cuttings – Celebrate your new business, milestone anniversary, major remodel, with a Ribbon Cutting. Members of the Chamber staff and Board of Directors will show up at your business (or another location) and celebrate you. We bring a photographer, a ribbon, and giant scissors. After the ceremony we prepare a press release and send to you for approval before sending out the release with pictures to the media, post on our website, and our social media. Great exposure for you!
Get involved – Volunteers help our Chamber flourish, maintain our image, and are highly respected in the community. Service on one of our many task forces or committees provides numerous connecting opportunities and an opportunity to build deep personal relationships. Be a part of something
Advocacy – Chamber Board members regularly attends to town, city, and county meetings. Need help managing through business processes, we are here to serve you!
Invest in a healthy local economic workforce – An investment in the Chamber is investing in your business and our community. It allows you to promote growth through your business or individual membership. The Chamber actively works with local, schools, colleges, cities, non-profits, and churches to provide business owners with skilled, qualified, and educated workers keeping our community vibrant.
BECOME A VOICE! – The Chamber is a clearing house for information in the Missaukee County area. Our staff, Board of Directors, and committees are deeply committed to you and your business through ethical decision making, which allows opportunity for your business to thrive. Collaboration, connection, and commitment. Together we can do more!