Member Benefits

Membership Benefits of the Star Chamber of Commerce

As a member of the Star Chamber of Commerce you will receive numerous privileges and services including advertising, website linking, business directory listings and much, much more! Your participation in a united effort will make Star a greater place to live and do business now and into the future.

Become a recognized as a part of the Star business community. Join the Chamber now and start enjoying these benefits to help your business!

Business Credibility
Establish your company as a local leader by joining the Star Chamber of Commerce. Many of our members also choose to become a Star Chamber of Commerce Ambassador, which is a program we are developing to help build clout for our chamber and members in the local area.

Increased Exposure and Member Directory Listing
As a small business owner, you no doubt understand the challenges of growing your organization and connecting with the right audience. Experience increased exposure through chamber membership, with member listings on our website and in our comprehensive chamber membership directory.

Marketing, Publicity, and Advertising
We host a number of special events throughout the year, including local mixers, ribbon cuttings, anniversary celebrations, and grand openings. These events offer pivotal networking opportunities and provide additional visibility for your organization. We also offer affordable advertising solutions to further grow your customer base.

Partnerships and Sponsorships
Get your message out to the masses by partnering with the Star Chamber of Commerce in a sponsorship capacity. We have the privilege to host a number of events for the local community each year, including the Harvest Festival, Easter Eggstravaganza, Christmas Extravaganza and Bazaar, and the Classic Car Show. Work with our team as a sponsor and increase brand awareness.

Additional membership benefits include:
Business Education
Promotions through the Chamber Ambassador program
Sponsorship opportunities for many chamber events.
Volunteer opportunities to assist with promoting and exposing your business and giving back to the community
Publicity including ribbon cuttings, grand openings, and anniversary celebrations
Listing in Chamber Membership Directory
Member referrals through Chamber leadership
Increased visibility and networking through monthly SCOC meetings and special events
Exposure through free business listing on Chamber website

Promotional Opportunities

  • Free publicity:
    All members are included in the Membership Directory and new members are advertised in the Chamber Newsletter and the Chamber’s social media outlets.
  • Membership Directory:
    Our online directory helps customers find the products they need. It also helps you network with your local business associates.
  • Newsletter:
    You will receive timely information about activities impacting your business through the Newsletter online in pdf form to print out.
  • Ribbon Cutting, Anniversary and Groundbreaking Ceremonies:
    Celebrate your event with the help of the Chamber.
  • Business Spotlight:
    Two to Three business members will be highlighted each month during the chamber networking luncheon and in our Newsletter.
  • Sponsorships:
    Your Chamber has opportunities for members to sponsor activities throughout the year including monthly luncheons, special forums and chamber produced community events.
  • Event Promotion:
    We will promote your events in the Chamber Newsletter and on the Chamber’s social media outlets.
  • Welcome Packets:
    We distribute Welcome Packets to new residents in Star. As a member, you can include promotional items from your business AT NO CHARGE.

Networking opportunities
Monthly Luncheons:
Every month, we bring you a program with value for your business, from an interactive marketing workshop to business coaching to a visit from Government officials! This is your opportunity to gain knowledge about the business community of Star and southwest Idaho and introduce yourself and your business to your peers.
Business After Hours:
Every month, a business member is to hold a monthly after-hours event.
This provides a different time frame and setting to network with fellow members while also the opportunity to get more familiar with chamber businesses and their owners.

Value-added benefits
Community Events: Each year, the Chamber organizes several community events. These events provide opportunity to bring the community together and promote our member businesses.

  • Easter Eggstravanza
  • Classic Car Show
  • Fall Festival
  • Christmas Extravaganza & Bazaar

Member Discounts: Save just by being a member of your chamber. Members receive reduced registration costs for all chamber activities.
Tax Deduction: Your membership is 100% tax deductible as a necessary business expense, not as a charitable donation.

Members Who…

  • Take advantage of all Chamber services
  • Actively participate in Chamber programs
  • Tell everyone you are a Star Chamber member
  • Attending the Chamber Educational Meetings and Luncheons

Get the most value from their investment!