Downingtown-Thorndale Regional Chamber of Commerce Member Benefits

 

For 65 years, the Downingtown-Thorndale Regional Chamber of Commerce has had as its mission the promotion of economic progress and growth for our members and our community.  Whether you have a new business, or are an experienced entrepreneur, it is our goal to provide you with information that can help you plan and manage your business more efficiently.  Networking, sharing ideas and making connections with other businesses like yours are essential to your success.  Our goal is to have every business in the area become an active and supportive member of the Downingtown-Thorndale community.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOUR BUSINESS?

Networking Events & Business Referrals

    • Business Card Exchanges
    • Member Participation for Special Events and Educational Seminars
    • Business Referrals
    • Sponsorship Opportunities to Increase Visibility
    • Member to Member Discounts
    • Monthly Member Breakfast, Luncheon, or Mixer Meetings
    • Multi-Chamber Networking

Business Assistance and Resources

    • SCORE Chester County -

      The SCORE Association (Service Corps of Retired Executives) is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business nationwide

    • Electricity Procurement and Savings Plan
    • Business Recruitment & Retention
    • Health Insurance through PA Chamber of Business & Industry.  Choice of benefit design and cost options to assist you with controlling escalating healthcare costs 

Promoting Your Business

    • Chamber office staffed daily to provide member referrals
    • Directory Links – Your business listed and linked on the Chamber website www.dtrcc.com
    • Member to Member business referrals
    • Ribbon Cutting for new business
    • Mailing List – Direct mail the entire membership your marketing materials by requesting mailing labels
    • Membership Value – According to national research, if consumers know that a business is a member of its local chamber, the business enjoys a 44% increase in its favorability rating, a 51% increase in consumer awareness, a 57% increase in its reputation, and a 63% increase in the likelihood that consumers will patronize the business

     

    Signature Events

    • Annual Dinner & Outstanding Citizen & Business of the Year
    • Yearly Scholarship to area High School Seniors
    • Downingtown FallFest presented by Victory Brewing
    • Holiday Decorations in the Business District
    • Caln Community Day
    • Basket Bingo Scholarship Fundraiser

     

      Tax Deductibility
    • Chamber membership fees are tax deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense. 
    • We are a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization  

Can You Afford Not to Join?

Membership applications available here

Questions and Additional Information:

Downingtown-Thorndale Regional Chamber of Commerce
216 E. Lancaster Avenue, 2nd Floor
Downingtown, PA  19335
610-269-1523
splaugher@dtrcc.com

 

 

Downingtown-Thorndale Regional Chamber of Commerce 216 E. Lancaster Avenue, 2nd Floor, Downingtown, PA  19335
Phone (610) 269-1523   Fax (610) 269-6651 www.dtrcc.com