Why Should Your Business Join?
You work hard on your business...let the chamber work hard for you in your market and the community! Your membership in the Greater Waynesboro Chamber of Commerce is an annual commitment of funds, based on the size of your business in number of employees, that enables the chamber to help you develop new customers and clients, peer and professional networks, a more favorable business climate, and community presence.
Improve your bottom line and your credibility! Chamber members care about the economic health and well being of greater Waynesboro. Displaying your membership plaque shows that you are committed to making greater Waynesboro an outstanding place to live and work. Doing business locally with fellow members has great benefits!
Expand your network! The chamber offers numerous opportunities for networking and marketing. Join us at our annual banquet, TGIF breakfasts, Business Expo, mixers and Golf Scramble.
Get referrals! When contacted by the public or fellow members looking for businesses to fulfill a specific need, we refer chamber members only! This happens several times a day!
Increase your visibility! Cost-effective marketing opportunities are available to help you reach the members with whom you want to do business. Your membership includes:
* Listing in our membership directory at www.waynesboro.org. A free link to your website helps drive 24-hour consumers to your business.
* Two listings in our Annual Chamber Directory (distribution 2000+).
* Free display racks at the chamber for brochures and business cards.
* Inclusion in our Welcome Bag for new residents.
* Advertising opportunities in the monthly Roadside Review newsletter (distribution 600).
* Sponsorship opportunities at chamber events.
* Discounts from CenturyLink
* 'Members in the News' highlights your achievements to the membership.
Receive discounts available only to members! Check out our group health insurance offerings, our liability insurance program, and energy savings programs for both your commercial and residential meters.
Have a voice in issues that affect your business and/or the community! The chamber Board of Directors actively follows and develops solutions for issues facing our members. Let us know what you are struggling with and we will mobilize our resources to find answers.
Help the chamber succeed! Members elect a Board of Directors which establishes an annual budget and a meaningful program of work to be carried out by the Executive Director and staff. Members are encouraged to serve on committees and task forces dedicated to improving opportunities for economic development and enhancing the quality of life in greater Waynesboro.
Chamber Choice Benefits:
The Chambers of Commerce Service Corporation (CCSC) developed a partnership with Central Pennsylvania Chambers and Highmark Blue Shield in order to offer medical coverage to chamber members within these geographies. The member-exclusive program called ChamberChoice also offers dental coverage through United Concordia and vision coverage through Davis Vision to both regions.
ChamberChoice is a quality employee benefits portfolio available only to chamber members. The value-added services enable ChamberChoice to handle all of an employer's benefits needs.
. Health Insurance, including $15,000 Term Life Insurance
. Voluntary Life Insurance up to $150,000.00, no medical evidence or participation requirements
. Exclusive dental and vision plans
. Intergrated COBRA Services, online administration and ACH premium payment options
. Limited Benefit Medical Plans for part-time, seasonal and uninsured employees
. Disabillity, Long Term Care Insurance, and other Risk Management Products
. Dedicated professionals who explain benefits, provide service and solve problems
. Fully-supported Wellness Program, Health Savings Accounts, Qualified High
. Deductible Health Plans and much more!
ChamberChoice delivers "five-star" service to members and maintains long-term and meaningful partnerships. Continue to rely on the Greater Waynesboro Chamber of Commerce to ensure the changing demands of the region are met through programs like ChamberChoice.
ChamberChoice Energy Program managed by OnDemand Energy
The chamber is committed to helping its members save money and mitigate increases due to the rising cost of energy.
OnDemand Energy helps customers manage energy needs on both the supply and demand side of the meter by offering professional energy procurement consulting that allows clients to continue focusing on their core business needs. OnDemand offers the broadest array of electrical choice, including customized products and strategies.
A residential energy program also is available to chamber member employees, their friends and family members. This is a great way to bring value to all your employees without touching your bottom line. For more information, call 866-699-9968 or visit: