Tiered Dues Investment
For many members, supporting the mission of the Bastrop Chamber of Commerce is reason enough to join. For those who desire a more direct return on their investment, Chamber members enjoy ample exposure opportunities, access to information that impacts their businesses, and abundant opportunities to develop professional relationships throughout the Bastrop area.
The Chamber provides opportunities to network with over 760 members, gain visibility and access business resources. This level of investment includes the Core Membership Benefits listed below and is designed as your entree into the Chamber community.
Connections & Resources
• Alive After Five mixers
• Chamber events and programs at member price
• Participate on committees and task forces
• Membership Benefits 101
• Four full-time Chamber staff at your service
Marketing & Promotion
• Chamber referrals
• Standard listing in the online and printed Business Directory
• Access to Member Information Center (MIC)
• Membership Plaque
• Post events on the Online Community Calendar
• Standard Ribbon Cutting
• Advertising and sponsorship opportunities at member rates
• Chamber Member List on Labels
Discounts and Savings Program
• Constant Contact email marketing program
• Complimentary Notary Service
• Advocacy and Communications
• Subscription to monthly Chamber e-newsletter
• Representation on legislation & policies that impact YOU!
Annual Investment: $200
Valued at $1,450
(This tier is for businesses / organizations with 10 or fewer employees)
While you are busy running your business, the Chamber works for you throughout the year to drive more exposure and potential sales to your business. Gain advice, save time, and grow your business by partnering with the Chamber to increase your visibility and access additional resources.
This investment level includes all Core Membership Benefits PLUS additional benefits designed for a growing enterprise like yours!
Marketing & Promotion
• Upgraded listing in the online and printed Business Directory
• Post Hot Deals/Member to Member Discounts
• Ability to Display marketing materials in the Chamber lobby
• Ability to host a Chamber event
• Chamber Member List electronically once annually
• Swag & promotional items for New Member Welcome Bags
• Web Badge from the Chamber
• Complimentary use of Chamber Boardroom
Annual Investment: $400
Valued at $2,805
(This tier is for businesses / organizations with 15 or fewer employees)
With business growth comes both new challenges and opportunities. You want to save time, learn from other business owners and make smart investments to take your business to the next level. The Chamber offers opportunities for you to gain recognition in the Bastrop area, engage with community leaders, and influence business policies that impact your business.
This level includes all Core Membership Benefits PLUS additional benefits designed for enhanced exposure and access to influencers in the Bastrop area.
Marketing & Promotion
• Enhanced listing in the online and printed Business Directory
• Enhanced Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening Ceremony
• One-on-one marketing consultation with Chamber staff
• $250 Sponsorship Credit
• Chamber Member List electronically 4 times per year
• Yearly Member Minute Video
• Unlimited Job Postings on Chamber website
• Invitation to the December Board Meeting
• Invitation for four (4) to the VIP Reception prior to the Banquet & Annual Meeting
All benefits must be used within membership period and do not carry over to subsequent years. Discount available for non-profit organizations with documentation of 501 (c) status.
Annual Investment: $1,000
Valued at $5,805
You understand the importance of investing in advocacy, education, and Building a Better Bastrop for future generations. Your investment in the Chamber is an investment for years to come. Together, we ignite new growth, inspire leadership and advance our economy.
As an Influence Investor, you have a seat at the table with leaders who are setting the direction for the Chamber and for Bastrop. Your organization receives VIP recognition at all Chamber events as well as being center stage in publications, on the Chamber's website, and throughout the Bastrop community.
Recognition & Promotion
• Recognition in publications & online Business Directory
• Signage in the Chamber lobby
• Influence level signage at all Chamber events
• Organization highlighted in Chamber ad at Film Alley 8 Movie Theater
• Influence level recognition in BEST Leadership Program
• Customized Annual Visibility Plan for your organization based on interests and areas of focus. Your annual plan will include membership dues, sponsorships, events and advertisements.
• Listing on the Homepage of the Bastrop Chamber website.
• First Right to sponsor Chamber events and programs
• Pay-it-Forward Partner to sponsor a Connect level membership for a charitable non-profit organization or start-up entrepreneur of your choice
• Custom sponsorship package
• VIP seating at all Chamber events
Strategic Connections, Access and Resources
• Invitations for four (4) to Past Chairmen Luncheon
• Early registration access for the Banquet & Annual Meeting
• Invitation for eight (8) to the VIP Reception prior to the Banquet & Annual Meeting
• Invitations to the BEST Leadership breakfasts hosted in Bastrop
• Certificates of Origin for exporting products
Advocator Annual Investment: $2,500
Valued at $13,505
Plus $500 credit for advertising, sponsorship, event.
Pacesetter Annual Investment: $5,000
Valued at $19,505
Plus $1,000 credit for advertising, sponsorship, event.
Thoughtleader Annual Investment: $10,000
Valued at $35,505
Plus $2,500 credit for advertising, sponsorship, event. Guaranteed spot in the B.E.S.T. Leadership Program and naming of Chamber Boardroom.