Events, Activities and Programs
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The Surprise Regional Chamber of Commerce has several promotional programs, activities and events that are unique to the Chamber. They are listed on the left side of this page.
Meeting attendance is never required to get benefits from your Chamber membership!
Fewer Worries: Have a Voice!
Fewer worries in knowing we are working on legislative issues that are affecting your business. We support pro-business policies and limited government!
Enhance Your CREDIBILITY
A chamber of commerce is one the most respected and trusted brands in America! Joining a chamber is an effective business strategy because 63% of consumers think more favorably of businesses that are members.
Engage in Community Issues and Make Connections
Convening leaders and influencers to discuss and learn about the challenges and opportunities facing business. Perfect for CEO’s, business owners and community stakeholders.
More Affordable Health Insurance (Fall 2019)
Federal legislation was passed to expand the availability of health coverage for employees of America's small businesses. Employers can now join the Chamber and purchase major carrier health coverage under a small business health plan.
Get More Internet Customers
The Chamber’s Traffic Catcher System (TCS), helps boost traffic to our member's websites and helps businesses get found in local internet searches (1.2 Million times in 2018). This means increased awareness, more leads, and sales for Chamber members! A $799 value and free with your membership.
Get More Customers
We encourage the community to “Shop Local.” Also, you can reach more customers with the Chamber’s awarding winning Shop Surprise digital text marketing program. Great for restaurants and retailers.
Better Employees for Your Business and Our Community (INTERN PROGRAM)
As a promotional partner for Career Technical Education, we can assist in getting interns for your business while improving the overall quality of our workforce.
More Effective Engagement with your Customers and Clients
Text Message Marketing is growing exponentially. Businesses use text marketing to build customer loyalty programs and to communicate with their clients. Why is text message marketing so popular? Compared to email marketing, which has an average open rate of 22%, the huge 98% open rate of SMS messages is even more impressive. Get a free trail; packages start as low as $40 per month. This is a great communication tool for restaurants, churches, retailers, small home-based businesses, insurance companies and more.
Boost Sales or Market Your Business with Free Advertising
The Chamber is one of the most respected and trusted brands in America! The Chamber’s Online Directory of members appears on three websites/pages (Chamber, Shop Surprise, and Visitor web pages). This means exposing your business to more potential customers.
Get Leads from the Internet with a Free Mobile Ready Website
Get leads, sell products, and grow your business online. Easy to Edit, Free Set-Up, Insert Video/Multimedia, Easy to Use Appointment System, built in Contact System and a Photo Tour - to highlight your products or services. The website package is valued at $699 and is free with any basic membership!
Less Hassle Planning Your Events
Free equipment rentals (PA system, raffle drums, ceremonial ribbon cutting scissors, grand opening banners, etc.), community calendar postings, and conference room rentals. We can make planning your next event a little easier.
Gain a Competitive Advantage with a Branding or Promotional Sponsorship
Branding with the Chamber is an effective business strategy because consumers think more favorably of businesses that are partners. The Chamber makes available an array of recognition including prominent level branding opportunities and one-off customizations to meet the specific marketing goals and objectives of a business. These unique benefits are not available with basic membership & sponsorship packages.
Your Investment in the Chamber is 95% Tax deductible