Membership Benefits

  • Chamber Events – Chamber events are offered on community interest topics including: Business Topics, Legislative Updates, City and County, Government, and Education issues, and a variety of community interest topics. Join us for these very informative updates, ask questions and stay abreast of what’s happening in your community.
  • Facebook – Want to reach more people in a fast efficient manner? As a member, we can help you get the word out about your business through daily facebook posts. This is a great way to reach hundreds of people at just a click of the mouse.
  • Monday Moments Newsletter – All members receive the Chamber’s bimonthly email newsletter that keeps you abreast of community and Chamber events and happenings, as well as all the latest economic development news for the county. 
  • Grand Openings & Ribbon Cuttings – If you are a new business or you have a new product line or location, the Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will conduct a grand opening or ribbon cutting for you. Ambassadors are volunteers from different businesses in the area who serve as the public relations arm of the Chamber of Commerce.
  • Special Event Promotion – If you are planning any type of special event for your business such as a business open house, employee retirement  reception, business anniversary date, business after hours, etc., the Chamber staff will be very happy to provide you with a mailing label list of all Chamber members.
  • FREE Mailing Labels – For marketing your business to all Chamber members.
  • Business Referrals – The Chamber of Commerce office receives many, many calls requesting recommendations for businesses or services in our area – We recommend our Chamber members!
  • Membership Directory Listing – When you join the Chamber of Commerce, you are automatically listed in our Membership Directory. Newcomers to the community, industrial prospects and other Chamber members utilize this directory when looking for reputable companies to conduct business with.
  • Brochure Display – Your Chamber maintains a brochure rack at each Chamber office location.  You are always welcome to bring a supply of your brochures and business cards that we will keep on display for you.
  • Exclusive Sponsorships, Recognition, & Publicity – If you provide a service or a product for a specific Chamber event or function you will receive inclusion in event publicity and verbal recognition for doing so. Opportunities include governmental and state receptions, annual meetings, quarterly luncheons, and business after hours, etc.
  • Advocate for Business – Representation of the business community in partnership with government officials to promote economic development   The Chamber serves as an advisor to local government entities on numerous community issues and projects;  and sponsors networking meetings such as the Council of Governments, with city, county, state officials, businesses, economic development partners, and industry leaders.
  • Internet Visibility – Our website receives over 10,000 visitors, annually.  The Chamber’s Membership Directory is published on our website. If you have a website for your business, we offer a free hyperlink to your business website.
  • Membership Plaques –As a Chamber member, you are given a membership plaque to display in your business. This shows your customers that you are involved and supportive of your community and that you are a Chamber of Commerce member in good standing.
  • Information Source – We maintain information lists and a very detailed listing of websites that should contain just about any type of information that you might be looking for.  Examples include community demographics, area phone directories, a list of organizations, contact information for all levels of government officials, local and state maps, major employer industrial directories, statistical information, FEMA flood maps, and census information.  If we don’t have the information that you are looking for we can tell you where to find it, the organization name and/or internet address.
  • Relocation Packages – Your Chamber of Commerce endorses the relocation and visitor packages that are sent out by the Aberdeen Visitor’s Bureau, Aberdeen Main Street, and Amory Main Street organizations.  These packages usually include cultural attractions, community information, school listings and much more. These are mailed upon request or picked up by newcomers, as well as visitors to the area.
  • Business Development Resource – We maintain information and can research information on local available industrial sites and buildings, business locations, demographics, traffic counts, labor statistics, and wage & benefits statistics.
  • Networking Opportunities – Your Chamber affords you opportunities of interaction in the community that will help you build your customer base by developing friendships and relationships that could last a lifetime.
  • Tax deductible – Your membership investment into the Chamber of Commerce is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a “business expense” and is totally deductible.