Member Benefits

Our membership serves all sectors (including, but not limited to) healthcare, construction, finance, food/beverage, lodging, artists, retail, real estate, light manufacturing and non-profits.

As a business professional you understand the importance of marketing. Through the Chamber, members experience invaluable community exposure, are kept informed on key issues affecting the local business climate and are positioned in a network that will nurture growth and success.

There are many benefits of belonging. Some can be measured while others are immeasurable.

The Chamber helps you market:
• Free listing and opportunity to advertise in Arcata Visitors and Relocation Guide
• Ribbon cuttings, ground breakings and open houses
• Free advertising in our monthly e-newsletter (1,000 subscribers and growing)
• Free promotional space in our weekly e-updates
• Free listing and promotion on our website (currently under redesign!)
• Special promotion at our 4th of July Jubilee on the Plaza
• Social Media promotion (Facebook and Instagram)

The Chamber helps you network:
• First Thursday Mixers: host, attend and/or donate a prize
• Invitation to our Annual Membership Dinner and Leadership Awards
• Participate on committees (Ambassadors, Membership Recruitment, Fundraising)

The Chamber provides business services:
• Use of our bulk mailing permit (saves you up to 40%)
• Membership mailing labels ($35)
• Discounted use of copier
• Conference room availability
• Membership in Cal-Ore Life Flight (discounted rate at $55 per household)
Free attendance to professional development workshops

Working together we strengthen our resolve to see that this community remains an economically viable and vibrant place to live.