Membership Benefits

The possibilities are endless when you join the Winner Area Chamber of Commerce!

Business possibilities

Chamber bulk mail stamp: Members of the Chamber can use the stamp at no cost!

Mailing Labels: The Chamber offers mailing labels of all of the Chamber members. This is a great way to easily get your information out to those who need it!

Business/Visitor Referral Service: Each year the Chamber receives thousands of calls and e-mails. Referrals of Chamber members are given to tourists, inquiring businesses, hunters and those interested in relocating to the area, the business community and the general public. Members are always referred to these inquirers first.

Promotional Displays: Only members can display their cards and promotional materials in the Chamber office lobby.

Chamber Newsletter: The Chamber distributes a newsletter each month to its members. Any information a member business wants to include will be given out to all our readers. A great way to get the word out!

Tax Deductibility: Membership in the Chamber is tax deductible as a necessary business expense.

Resource Center: Information resources are available at the Chamber – examples include relocation information, complimentary Winner city, Tripp County and all state maps, rental information, community profile, complimentary telephone books, clubs & organization listings, Winner area business listings, and brochures and guides for our local community and our state.

Hunting Information: The Chamber is your one stop shop for all information for any type of hunting in our area! Whether it is pheasant, deer, prairie dog, or anything else, we have all the info you need. Hunting guides with listings of places to hunt, where to get your licenses, fees, lodging, we have it all..and more!

Community Calendar of Events: The Chamber lists community events in our monthly newsletter that reaches all of our members. We also list the events on our website and distribute these lists to participating lodging facilities in our area.

Restaurants, Motels, Campgrounds: The Chamber continuously gives out this information to tourists, hunters and other individuals. Chamber members are ALWAYS referred first.

Chamber Red Alert: Anytime we get info on a scam or information on counterfeit money going on in our area, we pass this information on to our members.

Winner Cash: Available to members, community, individuals and businesses. The ‘money’ is in the form of a check and can be spent at any Winner Area Chamber business. They are used as a bonus/incentive by companies, as a gift, or for prize drawings and contests. Well over $20,000 of Winner Cash is given out each year.

Advertising possibilities

Website Advertising: Chamber members are listed for free on our website, www.winnersd.org. For a small $10 per year investment, a link directly to your site can be listed as well. Many members feel this benefit ALONE makes it worth being a member!

Member Sponsorships: Let all in our community know who you are when you sponsor one of the highly attended Chamber events. Have a banner or sign prominently displayed at the annual Chamber golf tournament or Bull-a-rama. You can enter a float in the Parade of Lights, purchase a horse in the Horse Races, or show off your cooking skills in the Taste of Winner. There are many more opportunities to get involved with the events that our office plans. Call about our premium levels of membership as some of these sponsor options are included in these packages.

Ribbon Cuttings/Ground Breakings: Another great way to get your business name out there! These events are attended by Chamber officials and other Chamber business members. A photo is taken and will be seen in the Winner Advocate, giving extra exposure to your new or expanding business!

Shop Winner First Campaign: Join the Chamber in its endeavors to promote shopping in our community first! Included in this is our Winner Wonderland giveaway. During the Christmas season, pick up a brochure at participating business, follow the instructions and turn it in at the Chamber Office. We will have drawings for Winner Cash for our entries! Remember: Think Local-Buy Local-Be Local!

Social Media: Get the attention in cyberspace as well! Give info to the Chamber and we will promote it on our Facebook page and our blogspot!

Group email listings: When your business has something going on, send an email to the Chamber and we will pass it along to our members list.

Winner Brochures at all state rest areas: This brings traffic to our office with inquiries about our area. Make sure you are included by becoming a member today!

Radio commercials: Included in our premium levels of membership are monthly radio ads promoting your business.

Networking possibilities

Business After Hours: Want to have a get together to promote an open house, a product presentation, or just for fun? The Chamber will send out invitations to all Chamber members and advertise for you free of charge!

Winner Day at the Legislature: Held in January at the Pierre State Capital, this is a great way to give your business/community a voice in Pierre! Have breakfast with Senators and Representatives and let them know what needs to be done in our community.

Annual Chamber Banquet: This event is held in appreciation of our members. Come for an evening of great food and entertainment!

Committee Participation: The Chamber is always looking for volunteers from its membership to help with certain events. What better way to give back to the community while having a great time doing so!

Chamber community events: Any Chamber sponsored event is a great way to connect with potential clients, customers, employees or to make friends in our community!

Join Today

Investment in the Chamber of Commerce returns a big dividend directly to you...membership services, community programs, exposure to new markets and fellow business people. Quality of life in our community is of primary importance. Whatever the scope of involvement or type of activity, remember "Things just don't happen". As a matter of fact, progress is made through the efforts of many people working together through an avenue known as...Chamber of Commerce. As a member of this team of community leaders you hold the key to making things happen. Your ideas input and actions are translated into results. You ARE the Chamber...working to make ours a better place to live and to work. Being a member does make a difference! JOIN NOW!

Call 842-1533 for more information or to sign up TODAY!

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