Crawfordsville & Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce
Why Should You Join the Chamber of Commerce?

Enhance Your Credibility

Chamber membership tells our customers that you are a reputable company that actively participates in the local business community. Members are encouraged to display their Crawfordsville/Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce logos at their business locations.

Networking Events

Business Before Breakfast

Chamber members are encouraged to bring guests the first weekday of each month to meet current members, prospective members to exchange ideas and learn the advantages of being a chamber member.  Call the Chamber at 765-362-6800 to make reservations.  The breakfast meetings are held at a different location each month.

Legislative Events

Each year three Legislative Breakfasts are scheduled with various forums spotlighting city, county and state officials.  The public is invited.

The Chamber serves as an active voice in local/county/state issues in the business community. The Chamber monitors issues of particular concern to area businesses.

Special Events

Chamber membership guarantees you an invitation to events such as seminars,  Annual Golf Scramble, Annual Dinner, and the Christmas Parade and Auction. These events provide members an excellent opportunity to meet potential clients in a relaxed and enjoyable setting.

Seminars

To help our members grow their businesses the Chamber is offering a variety of seminars. The seminars feature a variety of topics based on the needs of our members.

Publicity and Visibility

Website Directory

All members receive a complimentary listing in the membership directory section of our website that includes the business name, contact, address, and phone number. The directory also allows visitors to our site to link directly to your website and/or email with one click of the mouse.

Membership Directory

All member firms receive an alphabetical business category and individual listings in this desktop reference full of useful information. The membership directory is distributed to all Chamber members, and are included in our Newcomer Packets and New Member Packets to provide maximum visibility within the business community.

Newsletter Advertising

A monthly newsletter is published featuring current events, new businesses, new members, ribbon cutting, and advertisement for our Corporate Sponsors.

Achieve Recognition

The Chamber works to highlight the good things you do! The Chamber encourages members to submit articles that can be included in the Chamber Chatter newsletter. This is an excellent opportunity to get your information out to the business community.

Newcomer Packet

Newcomer Packets are available for those individuals new to the area and to local industry’s prospective employees. This packet contains a city map, Annual Membership Directory, information on all three school corporations, real estate agencies, healthcare, and other useful information needed when moving into a community. The packet also contains discount coupons made available from businesses that are members of the Chamber. These coupons will serve as an incentive for newcomers to make contact with Chamber members.

Business Assistance

Referrals

The Chamber responds to thousands of requests each year for recommendations on goods or services available in Montgomery County. As part of our referral program we refer only Chamber members to these newcomers, visitors, and area residents.

Direct Mail Tools

The Chamber Membership List is available to all Chamber members at a nominal cost.

Chamber Buck$

Chamber Buck$ are the Chamber of Commerce Gift Certificates that are accepted at over 50 establishments in Montgomery County. Chamber Buck$ are available to Chamber members and non-members alike. They are available in any denomination. When you purchase Chamber Buck$ not only are you encouraging the recipient to shop locally, but you are also supporting the Chamber. A small percentage of each Chamber Buck sold is reinvested in the Chamber in an effort to expand the Chamber’s programs and initiatives. We are keeping those shopping dollars in Montgomery County.

The Chamber of Commerce is the best source for Montgomery County business, economic, and community information!