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By becoming a part of the Sturgis Area Chamber of
Commerce, you'll have access to many benefits in
the business community including networking opportunities
to make your business grow as well as access to
a variety of programs and events. The Chamber will
provide your business with exposure throughout the
area and will ONLY promote Chamber members.
You'll also be a part of a central organization
that dedicates itself to building strong bonds between
local businesses and the Sturgis community, including
annual events such as the annual Michigan Week celebration,
Ribs on the Runway and more.
Below you will find more detailed information about
the benefits you'll receive from becoming a Chamber
member. To sign up, simply
fill out our convenient online form.
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||Meet business contacts at Business
After Hours, Legislative Breakfasts,
|| Opportunities to attend Business Seminars.
|| Increase your sphere of influence, meet
new people, become part of the solution.
||Workshops/Seminars : On a variety of topics,
to help you increase effectiveness at a reasonable
cost. Business After Hours : A popular networking
program, that allows you to market your business
to other local business people.
||Involvement through the Chamber newsletter
of pertinent information for the membership.
||Access to Chamber Services: Mailing labels,
Directories, Demographic data, resource films
and Literature. A friendly office staff that
answers inquiries about Sturgis area... about
your business.. about you.
||Visitor's Center : Stocked with tourist
information and maps, located at the Chamber
||Promotion of new businesses through Ribbon
Cuttings and recognition of new members at
Business After Hours.
|| Promotes Free Enterprise. Promote "Buy
Sturgis" through Sturgis Dollar Gift Certificate.
Chamber Dollars : This program promotes shopping
in Sturgis. Businesses and individuals may
give these certificates for various reasons.
Money spent in Sturgis multiplies seven times
before leaving our community.
|| Michigan Week : We sponsor this festival
which unites hundreds of Sturgis people working
toward a common goal adding pride in their
community. Many visitors arrive in our area
to celebrate the events with us.
|| Sturgis Area Business/Education Alliance
: Started in 1994 by the Chamber. Business
and schools working together for betterment
of local students.
||Group insurance for small businesses, specially
designed group benefits for Chamber members
|| Many options to choose from including health,
auto, homeowners and executive umbrella.
We provide a variety of ways for Chamber members
to gain exposure throughout the area to increase
||Listings included in the Sturgis map, Report
to the Citizens, Community Profile, and other
||www.sturgischamber.com : Our web page features
all Chamber members and lots of other information
||Discover Sturgis Working with a group of
people to promote our community to a larger
geographic area of customers.
||Business Referrals : We answer hundreds
of letters, phone calls, emails and visitors
each year, with information about Sturgis
and/or your business. We refer ONLY Chamber
||Working on numerous programs, which enhance
the quality of life for your employees, such
as upgrading substandard housing, adult recreation,
local education and other local issues important
to our community.
|| Lobbying for you on local, state and national
|| Communicate : The concerns of the local
business community to our U.S. and State Congressional