Member Benefits

 

  1. Membership ensures a listing for your business in the Prairie Central Business Directory white pages that is published annually.  This useful guide is sent out door to door in the community or mailed to anyone inquiring about the community.  Members will benefit from this guide as it is used as a ‘business phone book ‘ for the Prairie-Central area.  The Guide highlights member businesses and the community in general.  Color ads for the guide are available for members for a fee(see pricing on page 3) or for free by being a sponsor.
  2. Members can participate in our Gift Check Chamber Bucks program. Gift checks can be used at over 50 member businesses. Your business is listed as a participant and is completely free and available only to members.
  3. Referrals-The Chamber receives many calls from people asking about particular services, products, contractors, etc. As a Chamber member, your business will be referred along with contact information!
  4. Members will be promoted on the Fairbury Chamber of Commerce’s Facebook page.  The FACOC Facebook page current has 2100 likes and between 2900+ followers a week!
  5. Members are listed on the Fairbury website, which is maintained by the Chamber of Commerce. Members are listed in alphabetical order on The Chamber of Commerce Directory page where the address, phone, and a hyperlink to member websites.
  6. The Chamber performs Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies to welcome new businesses to our community. A picture of the ceremony is then published in The Blade.
  7. In addition to membership we have sponsorship opportunities!
  8. Membership Door Decal

 

SERVICES

 

The Executive Director is available to answer questions about the community and the Chamber’s members.

Projector for loan to members.

The office is open 16 hours a week, Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 to 2:00.

 

INVOLVEMENT

  1. Quarterly business After Hours
  2. A Local Taste Food festival
  3. Annual Golf Outing
  4. Annual Dinner/Meeting
  5. Annual Community Sale
  6. Annual Christmas Parade

DEVELOPMENT

  1. Seminars
  2. Government Affairs