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  • Quarterly Chamber Page in the Versailles Republican: The newspaper devotes an entire page to the Chamber on the first Thursday of the new quarter. Chamber members can advertise on this page at reduced rates. This provides additional visibility for our member businesses and organizations.

  • Networking Opportunities: Visibility and networking is available through the monthly board meetings and Chamber events.

  • Business Counseling: Individual counseling is offered to Chamber members through the Small Business Development Center in Madison.

  • Referral Service: When we receive inquiries for places to shop, eat, or any other service, we refer ONLY Chamber members.

  • Welcome Bags: This is another marketing opportunity for Chamber members. Members are invited to place items in bags given out to new residents in Ripley County. The bags are distributed by the Chamber and the local Town Halls. There is no additional cost to members for this service.

  • Quarterly Chamber Newsletter: The Chamber newsletter will be sent to you quarterly, keeping you informed of current business issues, legislative updates, local events, new Chamber members, and Chamber events.

  • Ribbon Cutting & Grand Openings: The Chamber will provide a Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting, coordinate local publicity, and gladly attend your event.

  • Marketing & Advertising Opportunities: Through sponsorship of Chamber events and activities, your business will gain name recognition, advertising, etc.

  • Website: Members enjoy a free email and website links from ripleycountychamber.org. They may also advertise on the site, receive a free email address and a free web page through the site.

  • Gift Certificate Program: Chamber retail/service businesses can be part of our gift certificate program. This is money that stays in Ripley County and is being spent in our Chamber businesses.

  • Membership Drive: Current Ripley County Chamber Members who refer businesses to the Chamber and they become members will receive a discount on their membership dues the following year.