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  • Free Notary Service
  • Free Fax Service
  • Free Chamber Webpage – Create and customize your very own online webpage which integrates into the Chamber directory! Great as a first-time online presence, or as an add-on to your existing online marketing strategy. Can be customized with a photo slide show, business description w/hours, header image, logo, facebook feed, social links, business member referrals, and more! Comes complete with directory exposure and unique visit analytics which are emailed to you each month.
  • Free Online Coupons – Create your own online coupons which are searchable on the Chamber website and can be shared around the internet!
  • Free Weekly Newsletters - Stay informed and up-to-date about what is happening around the community and with the Chamber.
  • Free Newsletter Link to Your Business’ Website – Get added to the master list of all business members, and if you have a Chamber Webpage or Business Website, your listing will also be a clickable link!
  • Free Chamber Billboard Usage – Located at the Chamber Annex on Hwy 82, your message will be seen by local eyes as well as those travelling through Sylvester towards Albany or Tifton! Subject to available space and waiting list.
  • Free Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – A great way to announce your presence and meet other members and potential customers. Ribbon cuttings are also announced through social media, email newsletters, and newspaper coverage!
  • Free Membership Decal – A great way to show off your membership and to help other members identify you.
  • Free Monthly Calendar of Events – Included in the Weekly Newsletters, broadcast your important events to other members!
  • Free Listing in the Membership Database – A searchable database on the Chamber website listing all members, it is the quickest way for someone to find you online. Many locals use it before anything else!
  • Free Listing in the Membership Directory - Listing on this publication is a standard part of your membership package. The directory is distributed throughout the year to potential customers of member businesses and visitors to the community. Additional ad space is also available for purchase.
  • 7.5% Discount on Workers’ Compensation Insurance – Available through participation in the “Drugs Don’t Work” programs.
  • Reduced Copy Service Fees
  • Participate in Membership Surveys
  • Group Insurance Program - Available to small and medium-sized member businesses.
  • Tax Deduction – Your investment in the Chamber may be deductible as a necessary business expense.
  • Mailing Labels – Members have access to mailing labels for the Chamber’s membership list.
  • Site Location – the Chamber staff will provide assistance in the reallocation or reopening of a new or existing businesses and industries.
  • Economic Development Profiles – vital information on economic data provided at request.
  • Professional Development Education - the Chamber holds many forums, seminars and workshops at discounted rates or no cost to members to provide you with up to date knowledge and assistance in work force development.
  • Community Development – Your membership offers the opportunity to participate on one or more of our committees and to help shape the future of Worth County.
  • BREP (Business Retention and Expansion Process) Surveys – Conducted by the Chamber with local manufactures. Participation in this survey will provide information that local, regional and state agencies can use to resolve issues that impact ability to compete in a global economy. The survey process is designed to strengthen the relationship between local industry, government and the economic development community.
  • We are Your Goodwill Ambassador – We tell people everywhere about commercial, cultural and recreational facilities and civic and other events, bringing trade and increasing your enjoyment of the area in which you live, work and play.
  • Exclusive Member-to-Member Discounts
  • Word-of-Mouth Advertising – The Chamber refers to its membership first whenever an opportunity presents itself.
  • Networking – The Chamber organizes many events throughout the year which will provide you with opportunities to meet and fellowship with other business owners in the community, both in formal and casual settings, the value of this can not be overstated!