Member Benefits

 
  •     Organized networking is a result of member-to-member contact at all chamber socials, coffees, meetings and after-hours events
  •     Referrals — Chamber staff handles walk-in and telephone referrals on a daily basis
  •     Email marketing eBlasts are sent WEEKLY Every Wednesday to all chamber members as well as any community member interested in receiving our news
  •     Advertising options —advertisements can be sent to the chamber as "page-ready" items or as information to be made into an advertisement by chamber staff
  •     Press releases — Professional "Associated Press"-styled press releases can be written for your business or club's accomplishments for input into the chamber newsletter and/or forwarded to area media outlets
  •     Meeting facilities available free of charge to members
  •     Brochure, pamphlet, flyer design for a deep discount to chamber members
  •     Training — Leadership, Quickbooks, Windows, volunteerism, "Professional Development Workshops" workshops at Cowley College Graphic Arts Studio, on site, or at the chamber office
  •     Ribbon Cuttings for new businesses
  •     Participate in 5th Thursday Art Crawl and 5th Thursday five o'clock Chamber Coffee
  •     Chamber Coffees — Weekly coffees that promote individual businesses and highlight upcoming chamber member events
  •     Membership Directory promotes all members alphabetically and categorically, and is distributed to all members, those new to the community, at state conventions, multi-state promotional events, fairs, workshops, members' customers, Ark City Convention and Tourism events, sporting tournament packets, etc.
  •     Facebook presence is updated daily with all chamber and chamber member activities
  •     Workforce Development is a collaborative effort that encourages interaction between businesses and students, organizations and agencies, connects member to members, or member to students to provide community-service opportunities and internships with Cowley College
  •     Administrative Professionals Luncheon
  •     Holiday retail promotions
  • Chamber Bucks
  • Annual Banquet Gala and Awards
  • Annual Golf Tournament
  • Support of Arkalalah
  • Member Awards
  • Home & Garden Show
  • Legislator Forums