SILVER CHAMPION MEMBERS
Grand Rapids Controls
United Bank of Michigan
BRONZE CHAMPION MEMBERS
Action Tax Service
Bostwick Lake Inn
Cedar Rock Barns
Kellermeier Plumbing, Inc.
Wynalda Packaging Inc
Membership & Benefits
ALL MEMBERS’ BENEFITS – Year Membership, Allows Listing on Website, attendance to Bi-Monthly Luncheons, Business Builders Breakfasts, After Hours, Office Support, Annual Meeting, Member-to-Member Discounts, Entry into Rockford Cash program & Welcome Bag program, Chamber U Classes, Reduced Rate at EXPO ($125 vs. $250), participation at Golf Outing, Free entry into parades, Reduced Advertising Rates, Entry into Business Association, Quick Hits (emails), Rogue Review quarterly, Promotional Material at Chamber Lobby, Promote business on social media.
Primary Partner: $325
Tiered Membership (additional benefits):
Gold Champion: $5,000 – Logo placed in the footer of every page of our Website and our Members page, Event Recognition at every Chamber-ran event, company name on all official correspondence including event posters, brochures, letterhead, Mention of sponsorship in Rogue Review with front page article, CNC Membership, Table of 8 at Annual Meeting, 2 free lunches at Bi Monthly Luncheons, EXPO booth with premier location, Golf Team of 4, and up to 5 additional multi-locations included in the membership dues.
Silver Champion: $2,500 – Logo on Members page of Website, Event recognition at every Chamber-ran event, CNC membership, 4 tickets to Annual Meeting, 2 free lunches at Bi-Monthly Luncheons, EXPO Booth with premier location, Golf Team of 4, and up to 2 additional multi-locations included in the membership dues.
Bronze Champion: $1,000 – Members page listing on Website, Event recognition at every Chamber-ran event, CNC Membership, 2 tickets to Annual Meeting, 1 free lunch at Bi Monthly Luncheons, Golf Outing twosome, and 1 additional multi-location included in the membership dues.
Premier Partner: $450 – CNC Membership and 1 Golf Outing entry
Qualifications for Membership Discounts:
New Business Partner: $175 – Note – This level is only available within the first 3 years of starting your business. NEW: Chamber Network Circle (CNC) for $95.00 year for a CNC Membership.
Individual Business Partner: $175 – Note – You MUST be a one (1) person business that does not hire employees, stringers, contract workers, or the like in the operation of your business.
Non-Profit Partner: $100 – Note – You MUST have a designation of 501(C), or pending application, must show proof upon request.
Individual Social Partner: $50 – For individuals who are not connected to a business and do not own a business but wish to support the mission of the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. You DO NOT have voting rights.
Multiple location Partner: $175 – For each additional business location of the same ownership, added to the initial membership. Franchises are NOT allowed to participate in the multiple location discount.
Networking Opportunities: The networking events and opportunities continue to grow within the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. Events include Chamber Network Circle (CNC), Bi-Monthly Luncheons, Business After Hours, and Chamber Third Thirsty Thursday. These events bring our members together and further your connection in the business community.
Programs: The Rockford Chamber offers several programs as part of your membership including Welcome Bags. This is a program that delivers Welcome Bags to new members in the community full of member promotions items! This is free to participate in and reaches over 500 new community members!
Involvement: The Chamber has events specifically for members as well as events for the community! Throughout the year, we organize over 42 events! These not only are great networking opportunities but they are a great chance to get your business involved. Every event your business participates in whether that be with a sponsorship or volunteering helps to build community recognition!
Advertising: A benefit of being a Chamber member is the ability to reach our members and community with your events and news. Each day the Chamber sends out an email blast called ‘Quick Hits’ to all of its members with upcoming events and member news! We can also share your news on our social media pages to reach the Community! Learn more about Quick Hit blasts and submission criteria in your member login.