Chamber Benefits

Membership has its privileges!  Your Chamber membership entitles you to a great number of benefits and resources.  Below are just a few.  To learn more about membership with the Swainsboro-Emanuel Chamber of Commerce, CONTACT US.

Membership

Business members are provided with a membership decal to identify your business as an active member of the Swainsboro-Emanuel County Chamber of Commerce.

Chamber Membership Directory

This membership directory is a complete listing of all chamber members both alphabetically and by services. In addition it gives the only complete listing of all governmental entities in the county; their boards; meeting times; addresses and telephone numbersip.  The directory can be accessed via this website under the membership listing tab.

Chamber Website

Our website is the official gateway to community events, services, and businesses. Members enjoy direct links from our on-line directory. The Chamber website gives you and your business a presence in today's competitive world. When information is sought on Swainsboro or Emanuel County, your business will be there, open for business! This service allows a business to be shown both alphabetically and by categories (up to 5 different listings). Also, this website will allow a business to link its own website to the Chamber's for additional exposure. Visitors to the website will be able to view and download your business location through Google Maps.

Business Referrals

The Chamber receives many inquiries during the year from visitors and others desiring information on our community and its businesses. Chamber members are referred in business or professional inquiries.

Business After Hours

A Great Time To Network!  Business After Hours (BAH) provides an excellent opportunity to network with other chamber members. Held quarterly, BAH can unite several businesses together to serve as joint hosts or a business can elect to serve singularly. Usually held at a business's location, a very short presentation is made describing services or products. Finger food and beverage are normally served. Door prizes may be given away. It is a great marketing tool for any business.

Ribbon Cuttings

Whether you are a new business, an established business with a new location or a business with a change in ownership, the Chamber of Commerce will be delighted to assist with a successful ribbon cutting or grand opening to denote the occasion.

Educational Programming

From speakers at membership meetings, to Small Business Development Classes, the Chamber offers many programs to educate and enhance local businesses.

Chamber Website Links

Business Members can be linked to the Chamber's website which is sure to produce more profits with additional hits to your company's website.

Leadership

Many opportunities exist for showcasing and improving your leadership skills. Get involved.  You can make a difference!

Drugs Don't Work Program

The Chamber's Drugs Don't Work Program offers even more ways to save money on group health care. If your company or business is interested in becoming a "Drug Free Workplace," you can save up to 7.5% on your workers' compensation insurance.

Health Care

Chamber Members may purchase Group Health Care Coverage at a reduced rates.  To learn more, CLICK HERE.

Tax Deduction

Swainsboro-Emanuel County Chamber of Commerce dues are 100% tax deductible as a business expense.