Chamber Member Benefits
Becoming a member of the Alamosa County Chamber of Commerce is the smartest marketing and advertising investment one could make for your business. Members are buying access to a whole array of benefits for not only their business but their employees as well. Members of the Alamosa County Chamber of Commerce can take pride in knowing their investment has a direct effect on the quality of life in Alamosa because the Chamber collaborates with a host of organizations in the pursuit for constant community betterment and involvement. Together, we can make Alamosa a better place to live for everyone, and the Alamosa County Chamber of Commerce will be there every step of the way.
The staff at the Chamber receives thousands of inquiries each year. Your potential customers are asking for referrals for everything from dining to windshield repair. We refer exclusively to Chamber Members. Our referral is viewed as an endorsement for your product and services and will bring you new, loyal customers.
Meet with other Business Owners and managers at our Chamber Business Network meetings each month. We understand how busy you are, so we’ve tried to roll as many advantages as we can into one meeting. Networking and Business Education are always on the agenda. And we even facilitate getting valued advice from other successful business owners for those businesses looking to grow, try something new, or just solve a business challenge.
Ambassador Welcome Ribbon Cutting
New businesses are welcomed by the Ambassadors and Chamber Board of Directors with a ceremonial Ribbon Cutting. The photograph of your Ribbon Cutting will appear in The Valley Courier with a caption that introduces you to the community.
Membership List & Labels
You may request a current digital list of Chamber members at no cost or you may request the membership list on self-adhesive labels for a $10.00 fee. This benefit is a great way to connect with your fellow Chamber members and let them know about your business or planned events. This gives you a database of highly targeted business and community leaders in the area.
Constant Contact e-mails
The Alamosa County Chamber of Commerce provides its member the opportunity to reach our growing e-mail list of qualified buyers through e-mail, free once per quarter. (packages with additional e-mails may be purchased)
Once you’ve completed your flier, simply email the Chamber office a Jpg of the image along with a good copy of your logo and we will distribute it for you!
Education & Training
The Chamber works with the SBDC to sponsor and coordinate seminars and workshops to help our Members strengthen their businesses. From advertising to QuickBooks, starting a business to incorporating and especially social media topics are just a few of the hot topics presented.
Bulk Mail Permit
This is a money saving benefit. The Chamber holds a bulk mail permit through the Alamosa post office. The Chamber provides instructions for processing your mailing as well as the tools you will need. If you have a mailing of 200 or more pieces, you will gain dramatic savings by using the Chamber’s bulk mail permit. Contact the Chamber prior to printing your mailing so you include the correct information.
Business Assistance/Business Development
If you need assistance with Business Planning, Marketing, Financing, we have the resources to help. We’ll help you coordinate with other Chamber members who can share their expertise, advice and assistance. The Chamber can also refer you to the wealth of resources available to you including the (Small Business Development Center- Link) for a full range of free business advice and the (Developmental Resource Group- Link) which facilitates the possible tax benefits and the revolving loan fund.
Alamosa Chamber Conference Room
Our conference room is available to Members for hosting meetings for up to 6 people. We can also refer you to the many meeting and conference rooms in the area depending on your specific needs.