Benefits Exclusively for Members Only

Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce Membership Puts Your Business Information at Customers Fingertips

Connections to Potential New Customers

  • Instant recognition as a leader in the business community
  • Social Networking Mixers held monthly
  • Good Morning Business Breakfasts Join Joyce Member Orientations
  • Ribbon Cuttings & Grand Opening Celebrations
  • Educational Roundtables
  • Committee involvement - Ambassadors - Annual Golf Tournament & Fundraiser - Special Events Committee
  • Free advertisement of your business cards, brochures & promotional literature in our Visitor Information Center display racks
  • Event volunteerism
  • Opportunity to become a Shining Star Member of the Month with our Business-Card-Drop

Resources & Business Support

  • Personal site visitations by Chamber & City Leadership Teams
  • Free use of Chamber Conference Room for business meetings-includes 3 hours free per month
  • New Business Start-Up packets
  • Comprehensive business support services providing an array of valuable resources
  • Direct access to the Small Business Development Center, SCORE, and Woman’s Economic Ventures resources
  • Mentorship from member experts
  • Strategies for Success provided by the Economic Vitality Team of Santa Barbara
  • Free directories, maps, phone books, and community event calendars
  • Entrepreneur resources and support service
  • Small business educational workshops

Representation & Business Friendly Legislation

  • Quarterly Legislative Update Breakfasts
  • Catalyst to address business issues and address local concerns
  • Legislative support to promote a pro-business friendly environment
  • Access to the Chamber Alliance of Santa Barbara & Ventura Counties
  • Chamber representation at government/ legislative meetings
  • Direct line to civic & community leaders
  • Advocacy for the business community to encourage pro-business legislation
  • Meet & Greets with local, state, regional, and national leaders
  • Educational forums to create an informed business and residential community
  • Candidate Forum’s

Free & Low Cost Marketing & Promotional Tools

  • Recognition member sticker providing instant credibility as a community supporter
  • Free listing automatically in 10,000 Chamber Destination Guide & Business Directories
  • Free listing & link on www.carpinteriachamber.org
  • Low cost advertisement in our monthly newsletter
  • Low cost advertisement in our weekly NewsFlash At-A-Glance electronic newsletter
  • Free social media shout-outs & publicity notices
  • Event postings on our website, On The Scene Newsletter, NewsFlash, and shout-outs on social media
  • Low cost, high visibility Chamber event sponsorship
  • Low cost opportunities to advertise in the Chamber Destination Guide & Business Community Directory
  • Free pre/post press releases and business announcements in the On The Scene Newsletter
  • Business card drop eligibility o become a Star of the Month & receive $200 worth of chamber advertising

About the Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce

The Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce is a 501 C (6) non-profit organization. We work hard for you to create a strong local economy and a positive quality of life by representing business to government, promoting community, providing networking opportunities, and supporting a sustainable future for business and economic development. Community Unity is clearly evident by the dedication of our 350+ members that partner with us to present a vibrant business community. Together we are dedicated to the promotion, quality of life, and enhancement of the greater Carpinteria Valley.