Member Benefits Advocacy: Supporting our members and the business community in matters of public policy. Ambassadors: Dedicated Chamber volunteers build their connections and visibility. Business Directory and Business Referrals: Online member directory & referral submissions. Chamber Solutions: Access for Health Insurance Discounts and Office Depot/Office Max Savings Exclusive Mailing List Access: Purchase the Chamber mailing list, available only to members. INFO HUB: Free Announcements, Event Listings, Job Postings, and Member-to-Member Deals Leadership Development: You or your employees gain leadership experience on a committee. Member Newsletters and Social Media: Bi-monthly eNews and Facebook & Linked In pages. Member Orientation Sessions: Meet new members and activate your Chamber membership. Member to Member Deals: Special discounts offered by members to members. Ribbon Cuttings: Celebrate Grand openings and business milestones. Initiatives Community Business Center (CBC): The CBC will provide meeting space, co-working space, internet, printers and other shared business resources that are needed. Full implementation for the CBC will be 1st quarter 2020. Education and Leadership: Resources and programs to assist member businesses. Government/Public Affairs: A primary function of the Chamber is to advocate for business. Tourism Alliance: A member-driven program to support tourism efforts for Louisa County. Workforce Development: A collaboration between education, industry, economic development, member businesses, community leaders to foster and grow our workforce from within and around the county. Networking Activities Monthly Member Orientation: 8:30 am – 9:30 am Monthly Business Breakfast: 7:45 am – 9:00 am **1st Tuesday each month, excluding July and December Business After Hours: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm BWRT (Businesswomen’s Roundtable): 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Annual Signature Events Business Person of the Year Banquet (March) Louisa Street Festival (June) Annual Meeting (June) Golf Tournament (September) Here's the Beef! (November) Mistletoe Mixer (December) Marketing Opportunities Community Business Center: Showcase your business with materials available to visitors, provide services or support for the upkeep of the space and have your business highlighted with signage or utilize the space as “your office” with access to meeting rooms, technical resources and workspace. Chamber News: Electronic news is delivered to members and subscribers. Advertising is available to your business to be included bi-monthly, monthly or annually. Event Investments: Present your business products and services at events. Investments range from $250 - $5,000 depending on the event, the exposure and the benefits for each level. LouisaChamber.org: Advertising space is available on all pages of our website. Love Louisa Guide & Directory: Fall and Spring addition, up to 15,000 copies (each run) will be printed and distributed throughout Louisa and at various Welcome Centers/Safety Stops across Virginia. Social Media: Facebook and our new channels: Linked In, Instagram and YouTube.