Member Benefits

Learn more about the benefits of joining the Walker Chamber of Commerce

Health Insurance for Small Business

As a member of the Walker Chamber, your small business is eligible for the Georgia Chamber's SMART plan through Anthem. This plan is available to small business employers with at least two employees enrolled on their medical plan and no more than 50 eligible employees. View flyer.

To request a quote, contact one of these independent insurance agencies:

Flegal Insurance (706) 866-9750

Southern Insurance Associates (706) 996-8788

View pre-recorded webinar on the program.


Member to Member Discounts:

View current member deals

(Interested in offering a member deal? Login to your member profile and add it or contact the Chamber for assistance.)


Certificates of Origin:

For our manufacturing members, you may be required to have a stamp of origin on the products you export. This is a free service through the Walker Chamber. Please call the office to schedule an appointment.


Community Investment:

Your membership in the Walker County Chamber, a 501 (c)(6) non-profit organization, helps to provide valuable programs and services to businesses in the Walker County, Georgia area. 


Directory Listing:

The Chamber's website receives thousands of views each month and our office fields requests for local referrals. As a member of the Chamber, you receive a complimentary listing in our online directory. We encourage you to update it annually with new information and utilize keywords to help others find your services. For more information, contact our office and we'll be happy to assist you.


Mailing Labels:

As a member of the Chamber, you can request a list of mailing labels for all Chamber members. Please note due to CAN-SPAM, we are not able to include email addresses as part of this request, but we'll be happy to include your information in our next newsletter.


Newsletter:

There are various ways to market your business through the Chamber's newsletter. Here are some examples:

  • Send us a job posting 
  • Send us your press releases and announcements
  • Promote your event 
  • Offer a member discount or coupon to track business gained through your membership

Complimentary Memberships to Georgia Chamber and US Chamber:

As a member of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce, businesses with less than 10 employees receive a complimentary membership to the Georgia Chamber Federation, a partnership between our Chamber and the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. The Federation provides advocacy & legislative updates, a Human Resource hotline and more resources for small businesses. To learn more, please visit www.gachamber.com/federation.

In addition to the Walker County Chamber’s benefits that our members already enjoy, U.S. Chamber Federation membership provides access to members-only sections of www.uschamber.com, including thousands of small business tips and tools; discounts on products and services; uschamber.com Weekly e-newsletter; the U.S. Chamber’s monthly flagship publication, uschamber.com; and timely communications alerting small businesses to pressing legislation or policy initiatives. Must meet the U.S. Chamber’s requirements as a small business to qualify for the complimentary membership.


Tourism Support:

Your membership also helps support the Chamber’s role as a Regional Visitor Information Center (RVIC) to highlight tourism opportunities throughout the Walker County, Georgia area. If you are a lodging facility, retail business, or restaurant, we can help you add your business listing on Explore Georgia and keep you informed of additional opportunities to market your business to tourists. We are also responsible for creating tourism publications, such as the Community Guide, local maps, and relocation packets, which are available upon request by contacting the Chamber.


Job Postings:

Get your posting in front of those who are active in the business community and find your next candidate more quickly. In addition to listing them on our website, we also include job postings in our monthly newsletter. Email your posting to [email protected]


Leadership Development:

Our committees, including the Chamber's Board of Directors, are comprised of local business leaders. We're looking for people who have a passion for our community and bring a unique perspective to the table to help us serve our member businesses. If you are interested in getting more involved, please reach out to our staff to learn about current opportunities. We also have an 8-month Leadership Walker County program to help local business leaders become more familiar with our community. Applications for this program are accepted annually and members receive a discount on the program.


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Joining the Chamber is a Good Business Strategy.

Two-thirds of consumers believe that chamber member companies:

Use good business practices

Are reputable

Care about their customers

Are involved in the community​

What Our Members Are Saying

80% of the consumers surveyed were more likely to purchase goods and services from chamber members than non-members.
Source – The Schapiro Group