Chamber Membership Opportunities & Values
Networking – Make important contacts through participation in Chamber events.
Member Referrals – The Chamber office refers members only. Our members are also asked to refer other Chamber members.
Web Site Exposure – Your business is listed on the Chamber website with a link directly to your website. Opportunity to enhance your website listing (for a nominal charge).
Credibility – Chamber members are given a plaque and window decal to display at your business. Being a Chamber member lends credibility to one’s business.
Chamber Directory – Your business is listed in the Directory in three different categories. The Directory is distributed to all Chamber members as well as more than 4,000 homes in the Franklin area, and all dorm rooms on the Franklin College campus.
Chamber Newsletter-“The Link” – Be informed about business issues and Chamber opportunities by reading our monthly newsletter.
Advertising – All new members receive a new member profile in “The Link:. Additional opportunities to advertise in Chamber publications are also available to members only. (for a nominal charge)
Sponsorships – The Chamber offers a number of opportunities to sponsor events, such as Monthly Luncheon Centerpieces, Business After Hours, Cash Bash, Holiday Lighting, and Golf Outing. These sponsorships are a great way to market your business at a reasonable price.
Visibility – Serving on a Chamber committee is an easy way to become more visible in the business community. The Chamber has a number of committees for members to be a part of.
Educational & Legislative Events –Legislative Breakfasts offer Chamber members the opportunity to meet with State Representatives and Senators, from the Franklin district, to discuss what is happening in the current legislative session and how it affects your business.
Continuing Education – The Franklin Chamber has established an agreement with the Franklin College Continuing Education Department. Employees of Chamber member businesses will receive a 20% discount on classes if the employer is paying for the class for work related purposes. Class information is available online at www.franklincollege.edu/csweb.