There is no better place to develop your business, shape your business community and give back then with the MVS Chamber of Commerce. Whether you are looking to network with high caliber individuals, gain greater visibility for your business or just exchange ideas with other business owners, joining the MVS Chamber provides you with the greatest value.
Joining the Mount Vernon Springfield Chamber of Commerce, provides CALIBRE Systems with networking opportunities, business promotion, advocacy, and resources and community engagement. It also provides the pathway to establish strong connections, increase visibility, and contribute to the economic growth and development of our local business community.
“As a healthcare provider dedicated to serving the needs of our community, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has experienced firsthand the immense value the Chamber brings to our organization. Through their extensive network, resources and growth initiatives, we are able to build meaningful relationships with businesses that share our vision of a healthier and thriving community.”
Chamber membership (and participation) helps to keep me in front of other business owners, who over time get to know I am sticking around and have roots in the community, because of my membership and participation, and are more likely to trust in referring me to their customers as needed.
“Visibility thru the Chamber has terrific value for me.”
“We have been a member since 2011. We have had a substantial growth ever since because of the participation in the chamber and by the opportunities presented, contributing and connecting with the other local chamber businesses and community.”
“Mount Vernon Lee Chamber is a good way to make potential clients aware of our services.”
Benefits of Chamber Membership
To be part of a large, long-standing group of business leaders organized in 1954. Meet other business professionals, expand your connections, and gain new customers.
The Chamber connects members to a wide range of local and statewide business and community leaders. Chamber events provide valuable information and insights on issues facing businesses and the region.
The Chamber is your advocate in local and state government and works closely with elected officials to create economic prosperity and enhance the quality of life. Through the chamber you gain access to decision makes and get involved in important business issues.
Raise your profile with potential customers through the chamber of commerce. Join a LeadShare group for structured networking opportunities. The Chamber hosts a dynamic Online Business Directory that provides an internet portal for local businesses and “Shop Local” initiatives.
Save more than $470 each year while attending events and networking as a Chamber member. Receive exclusive savings on products you use everyday like office supplies and email marketing services. Through member-to-member discounts you can take advantage of discounts offered by fellow Chamber members, as well as offer your own discount.
When consumers know that a small business is a member of the chamber of commerce, they are 49% more likely to think favorably of it and 80% more likely to purchase goods and services from the company. National surveys show that a small business is a member of its local chamber, the business enjoys a 49% increase in its consumer favorability rating, a 73% increase in consumer awareness, a 68% increase in its local reputation, and an 80% increase in the likelihood that consumers will patronize the business in the future.
#7 The Future
Help foster the next generation of business leadership through the Chamber scholarship fund. The Education Partnership, a 501(c)3 arm of the Chamber has awarded more than $200,000.00 in scholarships to local high school graduates pursuing further education in a business-related field.
Standard Membership Levels
Business Membership Investment - $400
Suggested for business with 10 or less employees
Executive Membership Investment - $600
Suggested for business with 10+ employees
Corporate Membership Investment - $800
Suggested for businesses with 50+ employees
A subscription membership available for standard membership levels only. A business may pay a monthly or quarterly fee with your one year membership commitment. Contact the chamber office for details.
Enhanced Membership Levels
Join the Chamber as a Stragetic Partner
Bronze - $1,000
Silver - $2,000
Gold - $3,500
Platinum - $5,000
Chairman's Circle - $7,500
Additional Benefits & Savings
- Members save with reduced prices for events and free networking.
- Save more than $470 each year while attending events and networking as a Chamber member.
- Plus have your own page in the online business directory, a $200 yearly value.
- Chamber membership gives your business a competitive edge and grows your network.
National Chamber Program
The National Chamber Program is a network of more than 1,500 chambers of commerce working together to deliver greater member value through innovative products and services from Office Depot and Office Max. Join thousands of others who benefit from perks, discounts and business solutions through the National Chamber Program. We’ve championed the office products space to give you the best in group purchasing and world class customer service. Help your business grow- it’s more than just a discount!
Constant Contact Partnership
Constant Contact has partnered with Mount Vernon Springfield Chamber to provide our members effective marketing tools that work.
Benefits to Chamber Members Include:
- Up to 25% off Constant Contact’s powerful and easy tools
- In-person educational workshops and online training designed to help your business increase revenue
- Free support for those members that need help with Constant Contact or with their marketing strategy