Referrals – Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce names and business are given in response to inquiries for goods and services. The Chamber serves as a welcome center and business resource center for the community.
Ribbon Cuttings/Grand Openings/Ground Breakings – If your business is brand new or has recently moved to the area, the Chamber will organize a ribbon cutting including publicity about the event. Your business/organization will also be featured in our local newspaper, The Andalusia Star-News. These services were designed to show the Chamber’s support and bring attention to new businesses and new members.
Chamber Newsletter – Keep up with the latest chamber news and events in the Chamber Impact newsletter, a monthly publication. As a new chamber member, your business/organization information will be featured in the current issue. The newsletter is mailed to all chamber members and distributed with The Andalusia Star-News.
Annual Banquet – The Chamber hosts an annual membership meeting and banquet to highlight our actives for the year and award outstanding individuals for community involvement. It’s our biggest event of the year!
Chamber Golf Tournament – The Chamber hosts an annual golf tournament at the Andalusia Country Club. The event begins with a luncheon, followed by 18 holes of golf, and concludes with a fellowship cookout. It serves as a great networking opportunity for members and non-members alike.
Member-to-Member Discounts – Several of our members, including our Insurance Agents and WFXX Radio, offer steep discounts to chamber members only.
Bulk Mail Stamp – If you are distributing a direct mailing of 200 pieces (the same size) or more, the Chamber will provide you with our bulk mail stamp.
Publicity – Upon joining the Chamber, your business will be featured in our Chamber newsletters, which are distributed to the membership on a weekly basis and to the community monthly. Members also receive a membership plaque and sticker decal to display, allowing employees and customers alike to see that you are an industry leader, trustworthy, and involved in your community.
Directory Listing – Included in your membership is a categorized listing of your business on the Chamber website and printed directory, as well as our mobile MyChamber App. Insert Graphic of app
Increase your exposure – List your business under multiple category listings for an additional fee of $25 per category. Your listings will be included on the website directory, the My Chamber app for Android and iOS, and the annual membership directory publication.
Direct Mail – The Chamber mails information to vacationers, retirees, newcomers and business prospects on a daily basis to promote our City and our Chamber members.
Committee Involvement – The Chamber believes we can accomplish more collectively than individually. If you have a desire to get actively involved with the Chamber as well as be a vital part of improving our community, we welcome you to join any committee that you wish.
Meeting Facility – The Chamber has a meeting facility on-site available for business meetings and receptions. Members receive a discounted rate to enjoy the Martha Dixon Community Room complete with kitchen, bathroom and additional conference room. This is a great space for meetings, parties, birthdays, family reunions, etc.
Distribution Center – The Chamber would like to promote all facets of your business including job listings, services, community events and fundraising.
Troy University Small Business Development services – On the first Tuesday of every other month, a representative from Troy University Small Business Development visits the Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce to offer confidential assistance and professional advice to those who make an appointment.
Informative – The Chamber keeps local telephone directories, listings of civic clubs/organizations, churches, annual events, tourist information and recreational opportunities in our office.