Irwindale Chamber of Commerce
Your Business Resource, Advocate & Partner
Benefits of Membership

Benefits and Services for Members

ALL CHAMBER MEMBERSHIP LEVELS RECEIVE THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS AS PART OF REGULAR MEMBERSHIP.  

2 Standard listings in print and online directories

Your own Business page (Traffic Catcher Site) on Chamber’s Website.  
Access to all New Member Orientations

The credibility and respect a business or organization gain from being part of a “chamber of commerce”

The Chamber follows and promotes member businesses on Facebook and Twitter

Publication of your business news on chamber website

Place your business brochures and cards in Chamber lobby

Eligible for Members Only advertising in Chamber website,

Newsletter and E-Blasts

Post your business events and seminars on Chamber’s online calendar

Access to posting your industry related articles on Chamber Blog

Post your discount coupons and special offers on chamber website

Discounts on Networking Events and Business Seminars

Access to Member’s Only Networking Events – President’s Breakfast Club

Let your voice be heard on public policy issues impacting business

The Chamber is your business advocate when you are dealing with issues with the city, county or state

The Chamber is your resource center when you need information or contacts that can help your business

Subscriptions for you and your employees to weekly Chamber E-News and “Insights” Newsletter

Ribbon Cutting for your business – by request

Member rates on business training seminars

Membership certificate suitable for framing for each year of membership (at your 5 year anniversary, the business is presented a beautiful plaque for display).

Certificates of Origin at a reduced charge – some restrictions apply

Business Referrals via Chamber staff, directory, website, etc.

One e-blast per year highlighting your special promotion or news

Highlighted paragraph in the “Welcome New Members” page of the monthly “Insights”

Opportunities to present at the Good Morning Irwindale Networking Breakfast “
Mini Expo

”Employees and their family members of member businesses located in Irwindale can apply for an Irwindale Educational Foundation scholarship. (Scholarships are awarded to deserving students each summer).

You and your employees can participate with the Chamber’s “Non Profit Alliance”, give back to the community and make a positive difference.

Opportunity to ramp up your investment to the “Cornerstone Club” level and take advantage of even more opportunities and positive exposure for your business. (Cornerstone represents a higher level of investment with additional benefits)  

Business Deduction!

Your Chamber Membership Investment is tax deductible as cost of doing business.

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Tell the world what you do

Internet Exposure
With two categorical listings in our online Business Directory, free hot-links from our Web site to yours and the opportunity for a reciprocal link you are at the worlds fingertips!

Employment Page - Send us your link to your company career page and/or post your employment opportunities on our classified ads page- FREE!

Member Discount Program - The member discount program is one more option for chamber members to market their businesses among other business owners. Participation is open to all Irwindale Chamber of Commerce members. To promote online use the "manage website" wizard to showcase your products or services with the Coupon Creator feature.

Log in to the members only section and click on the "manage website" button. You will be taken through a wizard to assist you in showcasing your products and services. Click on graphic on the left for a slideshow of all you can do with this powerful system.

Help is also available either online or via one of our staff members.

Tell the community what you do

Announce your Community Involvement by prominently displaying your Chamber membership plaque in your business and the chamber logo on your Web site.

Networking
  • Our Monthly Luncheons are informative, well attended and enjoyed by all who join us.
  • Our Good Morning Irwindale Networking Breakfast allows members a 30 second "commercial" of their products and services.
  • We also have Mixers throughout the year that enable you to meet your next client or customer.

Spotlight on Members
  • Members have the opportunity to submit a 100-word spotlight article on their business for an upcoming issue of Insights.
  • One member in attendance at the Networking Breakfast and the Luncheon are chosen to have a 2-5 minute spotlight at the next event.

Grand Openings, Ribbon Cuttings and Mixers
  • Host an event at your location. These are perfect opportunities to showcase your products and services.
  • Post event publicity will be provided in the Insights Newsletter.

Going Green

As a member you have the opportunity to promote your business as one that is committed to Going Green. We invite you to participate in this program as long as you are making "REAL" steps towards going green and agree to the following pledge:

We support the promotion of a healthy environment and are committing to:
1. Comply with all business regulations
2. Conserve energy and other valuable resources
3. Implement procedures to reduce pollution and waste
4. Be an environmental steward within our community
5. Constantly work to improve the conservation of resources and reduction of waste

If you meet the pledge above please log on to the members only section, click on manage website, and enter the steps your business has taken to meet the pledge above and choose the closest general category that matches your business type.

Once you complete this step you will gain FREE MEMBERSHIP in the www.GreenBusinessChamber.com that will remain active as long as you remain a member of Irwindale Chamber of Commerce.
QUICK LINKS
Employee Scholarships - The Irwindale Educational Foundation offers scholarships to the employees and their families of Irwindale based businesses that are also members in good standing with the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce. Contact us for more information.

Members save 20-25% with our Partner Sponsor Constant Contact!

Credit Union Membership - As a member of the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce you and your employees are elgible for membership in the SCE Federal Credit Union.

Advertising with the Chamber

Our Web site www.irwindalechamber.org allows you to market your business locally, nationally and internationally through page sponsorship and banners.
Check rates here.

Our beautiful printed Business Directory reaches all businesses in Irwindale, all of our Chamber Members and all prospective businesses wishing to locate in our City. Published bi-annually.

Our City Map is another great resource item. Published every 2-4 years.

Insights Magazine offers full color ads for as low as $48 per month. Mailing distribution of 900 plus available on-line as a pdf file for one year. Check rates here.

Place advertisements in Special Event Programs.

Special Committees and Programs

Environmental Committee

Business Ambassadors
  • As the Public Relations arm of the Chamber this dynamic group of "movers and shakers" is out in the community promoting membership and providing the manpower to "meet and greet" at all member events, while having a great time and growing their business through the contacts they make. Find out more here.

Special Events
Utilize these and other events periodically to network and promote your business through attendance, sponsorship or product endorsement.

Business Referrals
  • The Chamber makes every attempt to refer Chamber members to the many requests received each year. Don't be left out!

Chamber Tours
Members can travel with the Chamber and receive special pricing for many exotic destinations. Click here for upcoming Travel opportunities.

Member Specials!
The following members offer special pricing for tours all over the world