Chamber activities range from sponsoring programs, to hosting events and activities, to lobbying local representatives for support, to providing charitable works for the betterment of the overall community. The Greater Wheatland Area Chamber of Commerce was originally founded as the Wheatland Chamber of Commerce and then when expanding the region served beyond the boundaries of the Town of Wheatland, the Chamber transformed into its current format.
About the Chamber
The Greater Wheatland Area Chamber of Commerce is a partnership of businesses, professionals and individuals in the Towns of Wheatland, Caledonia and the surrounding area of Western New York State, working together to further members' interests. The Chamber also helps to build a healthy local economy and improve the quality of life in a community.
The Greater Wheatland Area Chamber value proposition is a set of statements that summarize the
benefits delivered for being a member of the organization.
How Can the Chamber of Commerce Help You?
The Chamber of Commerce provides local business owners and professionals with the opportunity to meet and network with other area business owners, exchanging information, identifying local opportunities and common needs.
The Chamber of Commerce advocates on behalf of the collective local business community.
The Chamber of Commerce leverages the scale of the membership in aggregation through partner collaboration, lobbying activities and supporting fund raising activities (i.e., events, grant preparation) to help improve and sustain the economic, civic and cultural wellbeing of the local area.
The Chamber of Commerce provides members with free marketing and promotion of their businesses via the Chamber website, other electronic media and traditional media. Promotions include techniques such as marketing bundles to help facilitate business growth.
Membership in the Chamber of Commerce can add both visibility and credibility to a local small business. People and businesses use their Chamber of Commerce as a local authority to find products and services.
Chamber of Commerce Members have the opportunity to participate in impactful community activities supporting well-being and quality of life for residents and visitors.
Join the Chamber of Commerce
There are four levels of Chamber membership available:
Business Membership (i.e., Businesses, Professionals)
Friends of the Chamber Membership (i.e., Individuals)
Municipality / Schools Membership (i.e., Town & Village Governments, School Districts)
Not-for-Profit Organization Membership (i.e., service organizations, churches)
Included with each Business Membership, Municipality / School Membership or Not-for-Profit Organization Membership is the opportunity to market the Member Organization by including a URL for a website that will be linked from the Greater Wheatland Area Chamber of Commerce website, in conjunction with a graphic and marketing statement of 100 characters or less, if desired. Each level of membership is afforded full Membership voting rights and the opportunity for nomination and election to the organization's governing body defined as the Board of Directors.
There are specific annual fees defined for each level of Membership as described in the annual invoice form.
For new membership applications or membership renewals, complete the Greater Wheatland Area Chamber of Commerce membership invoice form in its entirety, including a check payable to the Greater Wheatland Area Chamber of Commerce and mail to:
Greater Wheatland Area Chamber of Commerce
C/O: Membership Committee
P.O. Box 95
Scottsville, New York 14546