Membership Benefits
Membership Benefits

Membership in the Fremont Chamber includes benefits designed to grow your business, connect with the leaders in our community and stay informed about issues that affect local commerce.


Did you know? When consumers know that a small business is a member of the chamber of commerce, they are 44% more likely to think favorably of it and 63% more likely to purchase goods or services from the company in the future.

~ Data from research conducted by The Schapiro Group.  


A Sampling of Fremont Chamber Member Benefits include:

Networking

  • Monthly Program Meetings focused on networking, business education and political awareness
  • Quarterly Happy Hours focused on relaxing together with your business community and networking
  • Networking opportunities with over 185 members of the Fremont Chamber
  • FREE Small Business (15 employees and fewer) membership with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce (separate, free application required)*

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And more…

Dues are good for one year from date of payment.

Membership Levels**

Memberships are good for one from your join/renewal date.

View or download our Member Benefits Comparison Table

Premium Membership with Universal Benefits!

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Prime Positioning in Business Featured and Thanks Given at all Chamber Events
  • Unlimited Category Listings for your business on Fremont.com
  • Exclusive Listing on Fremont.com under Fremont’s Open tab, and your featured image and link on the Home Page of Fremont.com
  • Logo and Link in every Fremont Blast at the top of the footer
  • Free listing in the Fremont Walking Guide (a $220 value)

$3000 per year

Premium Membership with Additional Bells and Whistles

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Business Featured and Thanks Given at all Chamber Events
  • Three Category Listings for your business on Fremont.com
  • Exclusive Listing on Fremont.com under Fremont’s Open tab, and your featured image and link on the Home Page of Fremont.com
  • Logo and Link in every Fremont Blast
  • Free listing in the Fremont Walking Guide (a $220 value)

$1250 per year

Premium Membership with Exclusive Opportunities

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Signage with your business name at all Chamber Programs
  • Two Category Listings for your Business on Fremont.com
  • Highlighted on Fremont.com category business lists with your logo AND a FREE large ad on your business listing page for your charter year
  • Free listing in the Fremont Walking Guide (a $220 value)

$600 per year

Entry-level Membership for Large Businesses and Non-Profits with 11 or more employees

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Member Discounts at all Fremont Chamber Program and Happy Hour Events
  • Opportunity to rotate through as the Featured Business at the top of business category pages on Fremont.com
  • Member Discount on Fremont Walking Guide ($75 off)
  • Free Event Listing in Fremont Blast

$300 per year

Shining Star

Entry-level Membership for Small Businesses and Non-Profits (1-10 employees)

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Member Discounts at all Fremont Chamber Program and Happy Hour Events
  • Free Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Membership (a $500 value)*
  • Select Neighboring Chambers – 50% Membership Discount***
  • Highlighted on our community website Fremont.com’s business list and linked to your website
  • Discounted Fremont Walking Guide listing ($50 off)

$160 per year

Supporting Options

If you want to support the Fremont Chamber, but don’t need to be a member, Be a Friend!

$50 per year

Limited to members of the Media only.

$0 per year

*Must have 15 or fewer employees and not have been a SMC member in the past 24 months.

**Non-Profits are asked to join at the corresponding business level.

***Note that the Fremont Chamber partners with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, the GSBA, Ballard Alliance, Green Lake Chamber of CommerceQueen Anne Chamber of Commerce, South Lake Union Chamber of Commerce and Wallingford Chamber of Commerce to offer reciprocal membership discounts for small business (10 or fewer employees.) If you are interested, please contact Caroline at administrator@fremont.com or 206.632.1500.

Partnership – City of Seattle’s “Only In Seattle” Program

Through our partnership with the Seattle Office of Economic Development’s Business Retention and Expansion Program, the Fremont Chamber of Commerce is pleased to provide a number of benefits to help businesses grow and compete.

Business Loan Options

Businesses can access equity and debt financing products, available through non-traditional and non-profit lending institutions that meet their specific financial needs.

Navigating Government

Businesses that are experience difficulty getting assistance from City of Seattle departments, can contact the Fremont Chamber of Commerce to work with advocates in the Office of Economic Development and other city departments to resolve issues.

No-Cost Business Consulting

Businesses can receive free one-on-one business consulting services to enhance their daily operations. Consulting topics include business planning, strategic planning, marketing strategies, customer loyalty programs, cash flow, inventory cycle, budgeting, and much more.

Restaurant Success

Restaurants and food business entrepreneurs can receive direct business support as they start and operate their businesses in Seattle. Services include a comprehensive, one-stop, online guide to help navigate city, county, and state permitting and licensing information.

Workforce Development

Businesses can get help identifying potential employees to fill open positions in their establishments.

Utility Savings

Businesses can get help to reduce their utility bills through free audits that identify potential energy, water, and waste reductions savings. There is also a free green business program that helps businesses address and reduce environmental impacts and showcase their efforts to the community.

Construction Impact Assistance

Businesses can request assistance to reduce the impacts of construction projects.

 

Visit the Only In Seattle webpage to learn more.