Member Benefits

Professional Development

Seminars and workshops on marketing, human resources, finance, taxes, technology, and so much more are offered on a regular basis.

Legislative

The Chamber is your business advocate on the local, regional, state and national level with action plans and communication with members of the General Assembly, Congress and Chamber members, on key issues important to Madison County and Richmond.

Advocacy

With more than 500 members the Chamber speaks with a strong and credible voice for business in Madison County on local, regional, and state issue and legislation. Our Legislative Box Lunch Programs have been proven to be very successful in giving our members and opportunity to voice their concerns on such as health care, growth, agriculture and more.

Referrals

When a call comes into our office or someone visits we refer only Chamber members for goods and services to be purchased in Madison County. We also aid newcomers with relocating packets to foster development and growth.

Regional Cooperation

The Richmond Chamber has cultivated relationships with many other chambers and regional organizations in Central Kentucky through the Bluegrass Partnership Initiative, the Lexington Chamber and Bluegrass Tomorrow which gives value to our members. Our recent programs for the large industries, manufactures, and agriculture in conjunction with the Berea Chamber have been successful. "Working together for Madison County."

Networking

Meet and mingle with potential clients and customers. You will find numerous opportunities every month with the chamber's business at noon luncheons, business & breakfast, box lunch programs, seminars , workshops, business connect, committee meetings, and social events like the annual golf tournament, awards banquet, Pops at the Park, and more. Many a business owes their success to the Chamber.

Profile Display

The Chamber distributes brochures, business cards, flyers, and booklets about any Chamber member that provides copies. This is valuable exposure to the hundreds of consumers who come through our offices on Main Street monthly.

Savings

The Chamber encourages members to do business with each other. Our members have the capability of offering discounts to each other and the community by creating a coupon through your member’s only section.
Affinity Programs

Office Depot
The Office Depot Discount Program offers all Richmond Chamber members discounted savings on a variety of items. Through Office Depot, you have access to over 30,000 items covering office supplies, furniture, technology, cleaning and break room supplies, and print services. Orders placed online by 4:00 p.m. for in-stock items will ship next day via UPS. In addition to convenience, all orders over $50.00 have free shipping! Office Depot Gives back a percentage of purchases to the Richmond Chamber, serving as a supportive additional non-dues revenue source. There is no charge to participate in this program so contact the Chamber and start your savings today!

Infintech, LLC
The Richmond Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Infintech to bring its members lower fees for their credit card payment processing services. Approximately 99% of Infintech customers are already benefiting from significant savings. How much can your business save through this exclusive Chamber Member Benefit Program?

Schooley Mitchell Telecom Consultants
Schooley Mitchell would like to provide additional Profit to your business.  The Richmond Chamber can personally recommend them as the chamber has saved 44% on our communication expenses by using the expertise of Bill and Sue Wolsky.  That is over $1,700 in the first year!  There is absolutely No cost, No risk, and No investment on your part from having Bill and Sue review your communication expenses in order to make sure you have the correct services from the best vendors at the lowest market cost.    In addition to saving your business money and time, Schooley Mitchell also donates $100 to the Richmond Chamber each time a chamber member participates in this program.  Contact Bill and Sue at 859-499-0102 to see how much your business could save.  Check out their website at  www.schooleymitchell.com/wolsky.