Member Benefits

Check out some of the benefits you’ll receive as a member of the Kendallville Chamber of Commerce.

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Marketing Opportunities:

  • Your own page on the Chamber website with a link to your business website or Facebook page (over 20,000 visits to our website each year)
  • Announcements in Member Minute e-newsletter (sent to 320+ businesses, shared with 8,000+ employees each week) 
  • Direct Member-to-Member advertising through the Chamber website 
  • Access to Chamber social media pages (Over 1,000 followers) 
  • Member Directory listing 
  • “Chamber Chatter” newspaper advertisement (run bi-weekly in the Kendallville News-Sun) 
  • Advertising opportunities in our annual Business and Relocation Guide 
  • “Behind the Mike” radio spot promos (bi-weekly) 
  • Window display at the Chamber (monthly) 
  • Business card and brochure display at Chamber 
  • Opportunity to participate in Shop Small Saturday promotions to increase your sales over the holidays
  • Promotional materials in golf outing goody bags 
  • Ribbon cuttings 
  • Text promotions for events and special offers 
  • Professional business referrals (over 150,000 referrals made each year)

 

Professional Development Opportunities:

  • Monthly Professional Development workshop luncheons
  • Regular mentoring, training and workshops on a variety of topics (provided through a partnership with SCORE and the Small Business Development Corporation) 
  • Networking opportunities 
  • Grow with Google learning and livestream webinars

 

Discount Offers and Opportunities (over $10,000 in potential savings!):

  • Access to quality, affordable healthcare plans 
  • Office Depot discount program 
  • Member-to-Member discount program (over 25 local businesses currently participate)
  • Discount on copies and printing at the Chamber 
  • Constant Contact email marketing platform discount 
  • Discounts to all Chamber-sponsored events 
  • Deep Discounts on Group Travel Excursions 
  • Free use of Chamber LCD projector and other equipment
  • Free use of Chamber conference room for meetings and events
  • Access to Member-to-Member special offers, available only through the Chamber website 

 

Other Benefits:

  • Business and legislative advocacy services 
  • The opportunity to support small business and local commerce in your community
  • Participation in the Chamber Checks program 
  • Priority given on Chamber scholarship opportunities 
  • Priority seating and sponsor opportunities at Chamber events 
  • Use of the Nucleus, the Chamber’s new business/entrepreneur incubator office space

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Scholarship Opportunities

The Kendallville Chamber of Commerce awards two $500 scholarships each year to two seniors at East Noble High School or (if outside of the corporation) a senior who’s parents are members of the Kendallville Chamber

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The Nucleus - an Entrepreneur Incubator Space

A business incubator workspace where entrepreneurs and other independent professionals can start and/or grow their business without the hassles of utilities, build-out, or the need for massive capital investment.

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Affordable Group Health Insurance

The Kendallville Chamber now provides an innovative group health benefits solution designed to help member companies strategically manage healthcare costs while still providing employees great benefits! Affordable group health coverage represents one of the top challenges for Chamber members and we have a solution that can help you!

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Travel Discounts

In 2020 the Kendallville Chamber of Commerce has two exciting travel opportunities. The first is a 10 day trip to Ireland October 14-23 and the second is a trip to Indiana’s Grand Hotels in French Lick & West Baden Springs on October 16 & 17.

Become a Chamber Member Today

If you’re a new or established business in the Kendallville area, support from the Kendallville Chamber is just what you need. From networking events to marketing opportunities, we help strengthen and grow your business in our community.

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