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2016 Membership

The Chamber membership is growing and always ready to welcome new members  Please review our site and contact us with any questions you have.  You can see our membership application on this website and print it out.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Membership Information and Marketing Opportunities

As the Glencoe Chamber of Commerce Mission Statement says, the Chamber exists to develop, encourage, promote and protect the professional and general interests of the business community.  As a member of the Glencoe Chamber, your business will reap the benefits of this effort. Please visit the membership application and fees on our website.

REPRESENTATION
The Glencoe Chamber is in the position to be able to speak with a coordinated voice, supporting the views and ideas of Glencoe's businesses to the Village and the community at large.

REFERRALS
The Chamber office receives numerous inquiries from the public regarding shops, personal services, products, professional services, restaurans and cultural opportunities in Glencoe and is able to make referrals to Chamber member businesses.

COMMUNITY GUIDE
Only Chamber members are listed in the Glencoe Chamber Community Guide.  Members receive 2 free listings, one alphabetical and one by business category. Members who advertise in the Guide, receive a discounted rate. The Glencoe Chamber Community Guide is delivered, free of charge,  to every house and business in Glencoe in May.

CHAMBER MEMBER DISCOUNT PROGRAM
Chamber members can offer their fellow members a discount of their choice on their products and services.  This program continues to enjoy growing popularity; it is another way members can be each other's customers and is available only through Chamber membership.

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER
Each month, members receive a Newsletter, informing them of issues covered at Chamber Board meetings, upcoming Chamber and Village events, and any pertinent news.  Only Chamber members are sent the Newsletter.

EBLASTS
Chamber members are invited to email the Chamber office their announcements of sales, promotions, news, events, etc.  The information will then be eblasted out to the entire Chamber membership. Members can make use of this opportunity as frequently as they choose, and it is a free service.

LINKEDIN
The Chamber maintains a free, members-only, LinkedIn site.

CREDENTIAL
Membership in the Glencoe Chamber of Commerce signifies that a business is a committed and involved part of the communtiy.

NEW RESIDENTS LIST
Each month Chamber members receive a list of addresses for people who have moved to Glencoe.  This information, available onlly to Chamber members, is useful for marketing purposes, to introduce new residents to Glencoe's stores, services and businesses.  The list is compiled by the Village adminsitration.

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
These events, held about once a quarter, provide a casual and enjoyable early eveing for members to socialize and network. Members who host the After Hours have the opportunity to showcase their businesses.

SPECIAL EVENT SPONSORSHIPS
The Chamber is planning some new opportunities for sponsors of our events and activities to receive extensive media and signage coverage, acknowledging their generosity.   

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Membership Rates

2016 Dues Schedule
 
No. of employees
Dues
   
1-2
$200
3-5
$300
6-10
$400
11-20
$500
21 and over
$600
Non-profit, budget under $1M
Non-profit, budget over $1M
$200
$500
 
Govt. Organizations
$300
At home business
$100

50% discount for a 2nd Business owned by a Chamber member

upcoming events

  Saturday of the Season
  Dec 16, 2017
  09:00AM - 05:00PM

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