Member Benefits

Being a part of the Arcata Chamber of Commerce illustrates pride in your community and willingness to work together to achieve a viable business environment. Your affiliation aids in creating a better community by conveying stability, credibility, and reliability.

Your business benefits by being connected with business leaders and to the California Welcome Center (CWC). The CWC welcomes approximately 10,000 visitors a year.


Direct Member Benefits

  • Bulk mailing permit
  • Discounted use of copier  
  • Opportunity to advertise in Chamber newsletter
  • Chance to display your business in CWC display case for one month
  • Chamber member referral service
  • Ribbon cuttings, photo in local paper and on Facebook
  • Featured on our Facebook page
  • Membership mailing labels ($35)
  • Conference room availability, easels etc
  • Ribbon cuttings, ground breakings, and open houses
  • Thursday Mixers: Host a Mixer!
  • Thursday Mixers: Attend and/or donate a door prize 
  • Advertise in Arcata Visitors and Relocation Guide
  • Be part of the California Welcome Center by advertising in:

- Backlit display panels

- Displaying brochures

  • Business mentoring and internship programs
  • Advocacy with business/government
  • Discount and priority registration for Fourth of July Jubilee booth
  • Discount (10%) in California Welcome Center 
  • Invitation to our Annual Dinner and special events
  • Leadership Awards
  • Serve on the Board of Directors
  • Membership: Cal-Ore Life Flight for Humboldt County $55 reg $65
  • Participate on committees:

-          Ambassadors

-          Government affairs/ economic development

-          Membership Recruitment

-          Fundraising

-          Visibility

-          Strategic Planning

-          Partnerships