• About Membership

  • Membership

    Chamber members understand that when their business prospers, the local community benefits--and when the overall business climate improves, so does their business. Many of our members lend their time, talents and resources to tackle important business and community development issues that impact the future of our community.  Just as important is the support a business shows to the Chambers' endeavors by becoming a member.

    Thank you for your interest in becoming a member.  Please review the information below and feel free to call or stop by to visit with us personally at any time!  Our office number is 318.352.6894 and we located coveniently at 780 Front Street! 

    Legacy Members

    Our members believe we can make a stronger, better community through business success.  Check out this list of members that have supported the Chamber for more than a decade (sometimes much, much more!) 

    Immediate Benefits

    Here Are a Few Ways New Members Get Their Name Out –Fast!

    • Directory Listing - You will be listed in the online Chamber Directory immediately
    • Listed on our homepage as a “New Member”
    • Got something to share? - We provide avenues to share classes, news items, staff promotions, workshops, seminars, etc., to all of our current business and community members and through our site, your news is shared with the entire world!
    • Newsletter Member Profile - Using your directory information, we'll put a profile of your business in the next weekly e-newsletter to the community to help them get to know you and your business.
    • Social Media Exposure - Get extra exposure through shared stories, "likes", comments, and re-tweets through the Chamber's social media outlets.  The Chamber maintains an active Facebook page, Twitter feed, and LinkedIn updates and we actively promote our members and share your news.
  • Investment Levels

    Business Investment - $300 annually; our base investment offers great membership perks and exposure for your business.    ( Membership Guide )

    Preferred Investment - $510  ( Membership Guide )
    Chamber membership is the best way to build relationships with other businesses and your community.  Preferred Investors enjoy all of the following benefits:

    • Ribbon Cutting or Grand Opening for great initial exposure
    • Great affiliate programs for discounts with
      • Office Depot
      • FedEx
      • Constant Contact
    • Professional development at seminars, workshops, and conferences throughout the year
    • An expansive directory page with photos, video, SEO upgrades and multiple bulleted links to highlight your business
    • Stay up-to-date through weekly e-newsletters with updates on Chamber events and initiatives
      • Preferred Investors get two advertisements in the newsletter
    • Your business gets referrals from the Community Profile publication, online directory, office calls & walk-ins, and online information requests
    • Your business directory information included in MyChamberApp
    • Invitations to Member-Only events, like the Natchitoches Business Environment Presentation and Legislative Issues Conference
    • Access to exclusive advertising packages through the Chamber website
    • A set of mailing labels (one per year)
    • Great networking at Business After Hours, Open Houses, the annual summer mixer and Chamber Luncheons
      • Preferred Investors receive ten (10) tickets to Chamber Luncheons to use throughout the year
      • Preferred Investors receive two (2) tickets to the summer mixer, CRAVE!Natchitoches
    • Advocacy on your behalf by the Chamber for business issues
    • Access to the Conference Room with WiFi, seating for 12, and digital projector and screen
    • Business counseling through a network of members and our relationship with the Louisiana Small Business Development Center
    • Two (2) tickets to the annual Awards Luncheon, celebrating outstanding members over great food and conversation

    Entrepreneur Investor - $1,025 ( Membership Guide )

    Premium Investor -- $1,550  ( Membership Guide )

    Executive Investor -- $2,575  ( Membership Guide )

    President's Circle -- $5,000  ( Membership Guide )

    Check out the Membership Guide -- We recognize that not all businesses want the same thing from their investment in the Chamber so we offer several levels of investment to meet the needs of our varied membership base.

     Membership Guide 

    Please direct all inquiries to membership@natchitocheschamber.com  

    Join Online!

    Signing up online is fast and easy.  Simply fill out our the short form and you can pay online (or be invoiced).  Once payment is received, your directory information goes live immediately!  

    Click here to Join the Chamber

    Don't forget to contact the office immediately to schedule your Ribbon Cutting or Grand Opening--352.6894 (Marilyn Mullikin).

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