Member Benefits

The Valrico Fishhawk Chamber is growing by leaps and bounds. We’ll be adding to these member benefits as our membership grows- Many hands make light work! You can help us help you by getting involved. You can join a committee, sponsor a meeting, lead a workshop, and most of all attend meetings.

Communications

  • Monthly eNewsletter
  • Weekly eMail of Chamber News
  • New Member Intro Article on website and eNewsleter
  • Member – to – Member Discounts

Promotion

  • Ribbon Cuttings

    Members can host a Ribbon Cutting during their grand opening celebration. The Chamber will add the event to the Chamber calendar and include on any communications. Ribbon Cuttings are the 3rd Thursday of every month, either 8AM, 12noon or 4pm. To arrange a Ribbon Cutting, please contact Mary Nieves, MRP- Keller Williams Realtor at marynieves@kw.com. Download the Ribbon Cuttings checklist.

  • Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities

    We have many opportunities for you to get your business in front of other members and the community at large. Visit the Advertising and Sponsorship pages for details.

Monthly Meetings

  • Business After Hours

    Your traditional Chamber meeting format with plenty of networking and refreshments. We’ll spend just a few minutes on Chamber business. Mark your calendars for the first Thursday of every month 5:30-7. Meeting sponsors choose the location. Bring plenty of business cards! Visit the Sponsorship page for details on how to sponsor an event.

  • Morning Mixers

    Your traditional Chamber meeting format with plenty of networking and a continental breakfast. We’ll spend just a few minutes on Chamber announcements. We will be kicking off Morning Mixers from 7:00-8:00am in late summer. Be the first to sponsor this event and you’ll set the schedule for the monthly day of this meeting going forward.  Visit the Sponsorship page for details on how to sponsor an event.

  • Networking at Noon

    Your traditional Chamber meeting format with plenty of networking and lunch. We’ll spend just a few minutes on Chamber business. We will be kicking off Networking at Noon from noon-1:00pm in fall. Be the first to sponsor this event and you’ll set the schedule for the monthly day of this meeting going forward.  Visit the Sponsorship page for details on how to sponsor an event.

  • General Assembly/Community Insight Meetings

    For residents and businesses of our local community, these meetings will often include a guest speaker from our local government and will seek to provide us with economic, legislative, infrastructure and development information. Times and locations vary. Stay tuned to the Meetings and Events page for details. Visit the Sponsorship page for details on how to sponsor an event.

Workshops and Seminars

Workshops and seminars are NOT meant to be an infomercial. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge to fellow members. Think of it as a DIY workshop. By conducting a workshop or seminar, you will be promoting your business.

  • Improve Your Business Seminar Series

    A member will lead the class in a 3-6 week series of 1-hour topic-centric classes on ‘How To’ do something that will improve your business. For example, Marketing Your Business in 2013, Prepare for Credit Restoration, or Get Organized to Free Your Mind. Times and locations are determined by the presenter. Stay tuned to the Meetings and Events page for details.

  • Member-Led Workshops

    A member will lead a 1-hour informative workshop on a variety of personal or professional topics. For example: The Struggle to Eat Right, Setting Reasonable Weight-Loss Goals, Help! I’m Drowning in Junk Mail, Myths About Massage, Stay tuned to the Meetings and Events page for details.

  • Chamber 101

    How to get the most of your Chamber membership. You get what you put into the Chamber. Joining simply isn’t enough. Learn how to use the benefits of your Chamber membership to the fullest to grow your business. Stay tuned to the Meetings and Events page for details.

Special Events

Throughout the year the Chamber will host special events that range from full-day workshops to community activities and our annual dinner. Each event will bring with it opportunities for  advertising and sponsorship .

Join the Chamber today!