Chamber Benefits

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Networking - The best benefit any Chamber can offer its members is the opportunity to network with each other, and relevant guests.  The Mineral County Chamber facilitates networking through Lunch & Learns, seminars, and social events, such as our Mingle & Mix mixers.  We also provide forums with elected officials, state officials, and business leaders from other areas.

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Quarterly Chamber After Hours – The Chamber facilitates monthly After Hours Mixers sponsored by Members, to provide a comfortable setting for Members to get to know each other and chat.  There could be wine and cheese, cocktails, light music, etc.  Sign up to hold an After Hours in your location to spotlight your business.

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Annual Events - Examples of events include a Spring Legislative Dinner, our Annual Members Meeting in June, a Chamber fundraiser, and the annual Summit Awards, held in October.  These are great ways to enjoy time with your fellow members, your family, and meet new friends and contacts.

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Website Presence – The Chamber promotes our Members and offers discounted advertising space to them.  We exclusively promote Members of the Chamber.

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Membership Directory - The Chamber produces a Membership Directory annually which is available free of charge to the public.  Members are listed for free, with the opportunity to purchase ads to reach new clients.

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Relocation Packages – The Chamber has put together an annual publication for people and businesses moving into the area which tells them where to go and who to see to get established.  Things such as DMV location, personal property tax setup, insurance, utilities, etc.  Members may place discounted ads aimed at benefitting new residents.  Free of charge to all.

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Free Printed Distribution - The Chamber is a repository for rack cards, brochures, and business cards free of charge for all Members.  Show off your business to Chamber office visitors.

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Mailing Lists - We can provide mailing lists of all Members for a $50.00 charge.

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Membership Decal - We provide a Member - Chamber of Commerce decal to all Members for their storefronts or windows.

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One Voice - We stand for our Members whenever the opportunity presents itself, to be advocates for our businesses and our community, whether it be with elected officials, community organizations and leaders, or the media.

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Monthly Newsletter - The Chamber produces a monthly newsletter called the Mineral Messenger, to publish dates of meetings and events, promote Member businesses, and update Members on projects, legislation, etc.

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies - We provide ribbon cutting ceremonies for grand openings and contact the media for coverage.  We also contact community leaders to come support each new business.

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Focus Groups - The Chamber has focus groups consisting of a mix of Board members and Members in the following areas:  Membership Services, Educational Programs, Corporate and Governmental Relations, and Initiatives and Events.  These groups typically meet monthly, and report back to the Board with progress.  Contact the Chamber if you are interested in participating in any of these areas.

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Group Insurance Rates for Small BusinessesBy joining the Chamber of Commerce, your small business can obtain health insurance plans for your employees at far better rates than available on your own.  Check with the Chamber Office for details and to apply.

21 N Davis Street

Keyser, WV  26726

(304) 788-2513

rcrane@mineralchamber.com

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