Partner Member Benefits
Your partnership in the North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce is an investment in your business and your community. By taking advantage of the NFRCC's many programs and services available exclusively to NFRCC partners, we are confident that you will find a substantial return on your NFRCC investment.
Tailored Employment listing and Customized Training Programs
Every business has job listing, employment hiring and training needs. Making the time to get out of the office or shop to coordinate ads with the newspaper and radio stations, schedule training, travel and all of the costs associated with these tasks can be overwhelming.
The NFRCC has partnered with Career Source North Central Florida. They will provide the services of listing your job openings in a job search database, receive and screen applications, and even custom develop training available to our partners at NO COST!
Eye Opener Breakfast Program
The Eye Opener Breakfasts are the place to hear speakers on community, regional, and even national issues and topics, in a relaxed setting. Bring your business cards to mingle and network with other business professionals. Be among the first to hear about new happenings in our area. This program also includes new member recognition and Chamber and community event updates. Paid for by the North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Weekly CHAMBER CHATTER e-newsletter
Receive weekly updates about upcoming events, public policy, useful news and information for your business.
Your investment includes exclusive partner access to tools and resources offered by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Florida Chamber of Commerce.
As an integral community information hub, the NFRCC receives inquiries for business referrals each day. Your partnership ensures that you are included in our database of businesses that are referred to who call-in, walk-in, e-mail, and website inquires. The NFRCC team refers only NFRCC partner businesses as preferred businesses.
The Chamber associates and board members know that at the end of the day, owning your business can be exhausting. No matter how much you love what you do; working long hours can wear anyone out. Reach out to us, let us know your thoughts on challenges that you are experiencing, give us the opportunity to connect you with resources. Together, we can help make your business and your communities thrive.
Celebrate Yourself-Ribbon Cuttings, Groundbreakings & Special Events
The NFRCC offers support for partner special events such as grand openings, ribbon-cuttings, groundbreakings, anniversary celebrations. This exclusive partner support includes NFRCC representation at your event (along with ceremonial scissors, ribbon, or shovels as necessary) and promotion of the event in our weekly e-newsletter.
Online Business Directory Listing
Partner businesses receive complimentary listings in the NFRCC online business directory. The directory is searchable by business name, category, or keywords of your own choosing. Because Google recognizes Chambers of Commerce links as "trusted" links, your rankings in online searches are given priority. Don't miss out on this 24-7 referral opportunity!
Certificate & Decal
By displaying these, your business has increased credibility! According to The Schapiro Group's nationwide survey, consumers are 63% more likely to patronize a Chamber of Commerce business over a non-Chamber business.
NFRCC Partner Logo
The NFRCC's Proud Partner logo is available to members upon request for use on your website and publications. Let everyone know that you are a partner!
Certificates of Origin
A Certificate of Origin is a government document necessary for the shipment of goods out of the United States. The NFRCC can certify these necessary forms, at no charge, for partner businesses that ship their goods and products outside of the United States.
Connecting & Networking
Make new connections and meet the key influencers of partner companies at networking functions such as Eye Opener Breakfasts and Business After Hours. Orientation for prospective and new partners, and other special events held throughout the year. With a network of partner representatives, you are sure to find new and valuable connections.
Earn a Reputation
You will enjoy the benefits of a positive business reputation just by being our partner. In a national study conducted by the Shapiro Group, research found that consumers are 63% more likely to purchase goods and services from a member of the local Chamber of Commerce and 57% are more likely to think positively of that business' reputation. Partnership in the NFRCC lends integrity and credibility to your business.
Education & Development Opportunities
Throughout the year, the NFRCC presents a number of education programs. These professional training sessions focus on current trends, new laws and regulations affecting business and improving business skills. Additionally, a number of other training programs are held throughout the year in response to partner interest.
Exclusive Access to Marketing & Sponsorship Opportunities
As a NFRCC partner, your business is now eligible for unique opportunities to market your business. Our marketing opportunities include affordable advertising in chamber sponsored event publications and online. Our valuable sponsorship opportunities create visibility for your business.
NFRCC partners have access to meeting space at the Charley Johns building. Each room is fully AN equipped and provides an opportunity for you to host meetings for small or large groups.
The NFRCC provides partners with a Notary Public service. Simply stop by the chamber office during regular office hours with the documents to be notarized and have photo identification with you.
|Associate / Individual||$ 75|
|Churches & Non-Profits||$ 125|
|0-4 employees||$ 175|
|5-9 employees||$ 275|
|10-24 employees||$ 375|
|25-49 employees||$ 475|
|50-74 employees||$ 575|
|75-99 employees||$ 675|
|100-124 employees||$ 775|
|125-149 employees||$ 875|
|For organizations with more than 149 employees, please call the Chamber for rates.|
|Website Link Fee||$ 25|
|Additional Directory Listing(s)||$ 25|
|Annual membership investments are non-refundable. Your investment may be tax-deductible as a business expense under applicable Internal Revenue Bureau Cumulative Bulletin No. 2, 105.|
To apply online, click here.
For your convenience, if you prefer to mail in an application, you can read our Membership Packet and print our application, fill it out, enclose your membership fee and mail it. Mailed forms of payment must be cashier's check, money order, business check or personal check. We can also process credit cards. Printed applications should be mailed to:
North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce
100 East Call Street
Starke, FL 32091