The Core Benefits of Membership
Membership Increases the Visibility of Your Business in the Community.
- Networking - The Chamber holds regular networking events that provide members with valuable contacts and business opportunities.
- Marketing - Build name awareness with print, broadcast, Internet, display and event exposure. The Chamber promotes its members through the membership directory that is found on our site here.
- Sponsorship Opportunities - Looking for a cost-effective way to put your company in front of business professionals? Consider the benefits of sponsoring a Chamber program or event! From receptions to golf tournaments, the Chamber holds numerous events throughout the year that provide sponsorship opportunities for members.
- Ribbon Cuttings and Open Houses - The Chamber assists members with the planning of ribbon cutting events and also promotes the event to all Chamber members - all free to members! For more information on how we can help with ribbon cuttings, click here.
- Referrals - The Chamber receives hundreds of phone calls and mail requests as well as thousands of unique visitors to our website each year. Only members of our organization are given free referrals to these potential customers.
Your Membership Supports the Local Business Environment.
- Government Advocacy - We are a respected voice at the local, state and federal level when it comes to protecting and promoting free enterprise and minimizing government interference and taxation. See our 2013 Legislative Agenda here.
- Credibility - Demonstrate your commitment to the community by becoming a part of the vision and strategies of the most influential business organization in our region, the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce.
- Workforce Development - The Chamber, in partnership with other workforce organizations and agencies, provides the leadership to facilitate the acquisition, development and retention of a quality workforce that matches employer needs.
- Building the Economy - Since 1884 when the predecessor of the former Danville Chamber of Commerce (The Commercial Association) started, we have been working to attract new business and to make existing businesses more profitable. As a regional Chamber, we have been involved in leadership development, workforce development and education.
- Volunteer Opportunities - The Chamber also provides an opportunity for you to provide input in and direction for your community's future. As a member of the Chamber of Commerce, you have the opportunity to be actively involved with your organization by serving on a committee or task force. Click here to learn more.
Involvement with the Chamber Boosts the Competiveness of Your Business.
- Learning Opportunities - Chamber seminars and workshops offer expert advice on how to operate a business in a fast-moving economy.
- Benefits and Discounts - Save money when you buy products and services that help you reduce your bottom line expenses. From group health insurance to discounted products and services, your membership gives you a competitive advantage. Learn more about the discounts available through Chamber Solutions here.
- Free Membership to US Chamber - You receive free membership to the US Chamber with your Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber membership. Benefits include discounts to FedEx, Sam's Club, and more. Learn more here.
- Discounted Prescription Drug Card - Save 10% - 85% on prescription costs with your FREE Discount Prescription Drug Card! Learn more here.
- MyChamberApp Listing - A mobile app that helps consumers find discounts, events, and services offered by chamber of commerce members. MyChamberApp is available to iPhone, iPod, Android and Blackberry users for free. This is a new tool for us to better promote our Chamber members. This is a $395 value. Click here to download.