Membership

New Earth Market Ribbon Cutting July 2016

Move Chico Forward With Us!

Membership in the Chico Chamber of Commerce gives you opportunities to Connect, Learn and Make a Difference in Our Community!

Click here for a PDF version of our membership and partnership benefits or see below for pricing and an overview.

Interested in additional exposure for your business?
Click here for Partnership Opportunities!

Membership Benefits

MembershipBusiness to Business Connections

  • Chamber Business Connections events
  • Ribbon Cuttings
  • Mixers
  • Let's Do Lunch!
  • Business Crawls
  • Educational Events and Forums
  • Become a Chamber Ambassador
  • Participate in the Young Professionals Organization.
  • Host a CBC, Ribbon Cutting or Mixer
  • Advertise in Chamber publications

Advocacy:  Moving Chico Forward with the Community Vision

  • The Chamber represents business interests and issues at civic and statewide levels.
  • Influence public policy by participating in our Legislative Action Committee.  
  • Attend the Chamber's Annual Business Summit for a State of the City Address.
  • Improve our community with Beautiful, Clean & Safe Chico.
  • Represent your business in policy discussions by attending Lunch Hour and Community Development Update events.
  • Opportunity to affect policy through Chamber programs: Airline & Alternative Transportation, Sustainability & CAP, City Policies.  

Economic Development:  Building a Strong & Healthy Economy

  • Make a direct difference in our community by participating in the Chamber's Community Impact Partnership program.  
  • Economic development and business outreach through Team Chico partnership.
  • Opportunity to get involved in Sector Strategies like: TBID with County, Tech Sector Initiative, Manufacturing Sector growth. 

Tourism:  Serving & Attracting Visitors

  • We refer Members first to all inquiry calls.
  • Listings in the Chamber's online Directory.
  • Use of Chamber logo and window decal.
  • Opportunity to include materials in packets to prospective residents and visitors.
  • Participate in the Choose Chico branding project.

Membership Pricing

Business Membership Levels

  • Basic Level: $450
  • Enhanced Level: $600

Individual* or Non-Profit Membership Levels

  • Basic Level: $250
  • Enhanced Level: $350

*An individual is considered a sole proprietor with no employees or an independent associate whose parent company is already a member.

Basic Level Description

In addition to all benefits listed above, Basic Members receive the following benefits:

Enhanced Level Description

In addition to all benefits listed above, Enhanced Members receive the following benefits:  

  • 3 Online Directory Category Listings
  • 2 Member to Member e-Blasts
  • 2 Chamber Mailing Lists
  • 1 Flyer Insert in Chamber Mailing

 

Community Impact Partnership

LEGACY:  $10,000

Visionary Community Impact Partnership level plus:

  • Logo visibility on Chamber website homepage
  • Presenting sponsorships at Annual Dinner and Annual Summer Bash
  • Presenting sponsorships at all advocacy events including Business Summit, Lunch Hour Event Series and City Forums
  • Full year-round "media package" including: logo imprint on all major event e-Blasts and Chamber specific e-Communications; quarterly mailings; daily radio spots; major event-related print promotions, TV appearances, and social media posts
  • Logo or name presence when space permits

 

VISIONARY: $5,000

Steward Community Impact Partnership level plus:

  • Supporting sponsorship at all advocacy events including Business Summit, Lunch Hour Event Series and City Forums
  • Presenting sponsorship of the Annual Dinner or Annual Summer Bash
  • Logo or name presence when space permits

 

STEWARD: $2,500

Champion Community Impact Partnership level plus:

  • Promotional acknowledgement at networking events including: Chamber Business Connections (50/year), Let's Do Lunch! (12/year), Business Crawl (2/year)
  • Supporting sponsorship of the Annual Dinner or Annual Summer Bash
  • Name presence when space permits.

 

CHAMPION: $1,000

Enhanced Membership with the Chico Chamber plus:  

  • Invitation to participate in industry round table discussions
  • Opportunity to serve as an industry liaison on the Legislative Action Committee
  • Priority web directory presence and rotating web ad on chicochamber.com (excludes homepage)
  • Additional: flyer insert (2 total), Member to Member e-Blast (3 total), Mailing List (3 total)
  • Complimentary booth at Annual Summer Bash and 2 tickets to YPO event or Business Crawl
  • Name presence when space permits.

Supporting sponsorships include name recognition and two tickets; Presenting sponsorships include logo recognition and four tickets.

 

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Code of Conduct

We ask our members to adhere to the Chico Chamber of Commerce Code of Conduct.