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Member Benefits

As a member of the Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce

you belong to an involved business community of over 300 members

and you enjoy many valuable benefits.

Chamber Programs and Networking Opportunities

For increased relationship-building, visibility, and ideas:

  • Leads Groups  (weekly sessions; 3 meeting dates/times from which to choose)
  • Luncheon Programs hosted by W2W - Women’s Business Group
  • Chamber Network Nights
  • Annual Dinner
  • Committee Participation
  • Member-to-Member Benefits (special offerings to members by their peers)
  • Business Over Coffee - Networking & Showcase Opportunities
  • Seminars & Workshops
  • New Member Reception

Additional Member Benefits

  • Free listing in the on-line business directory at
  • Free membership lists upon request for your marketing campaigns
  • Free business listing in the annual Community Guide, distribution over 10,000 with direct mailing for Yorkville 60560 zip code
  • Chamber member plaque to display at your place of business
  • Chamber member decal to display at your place of business
  • Opportunity to display your business cards & brochures in the Chamber office
  • Chamber e-blasts & newsletters via e-mail
  • Member-only promotional privileges on the website
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony, if a new business or new location

E-Blast Policy

The Yorkville Chamber sends periodic e-blasts to get news out to members in an efficient and timely manner. To protect from overuse and excess volume, e-blasts are limited to reporting news and activities of the Chamber only; however, the following policies are in place to help members promote their news through the Chamber.

E-Blast Advertising

Members may utilize Chamber e-blasts as a cost-effective promotional medium that goes out to over 700 primary members and secondary contacts.

The cost to include an ad in an upcoming Chamber e-blast:

$25 for a click-through banner ad (up to 175 pixels wide x up to 175 pixels high) 
$50 for a half page ad (539 pixels wide x up to 600 pixels high)
$75 for a full page ad (539 pixels wide x up to 900 pixels high)

$100* for an exclusive e-blast with YOUR INFORMATION ONLY, sent within 1-2 days of receipt or your date of choice. (Please include a subject line** for your e-blast.)

For all ads:
Ads may be linked to an external website. All ads should be designed and submitted in jpg format to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Please also submit a text version for non-html smart phone users.

Non-exclusive ads subject to timing of upcoming Chamber e-blast schedule.
*Exclusive ads (with no changes) may be repeated once at half price.
**If you are doing an exclusive ad, please indicate how you would like the subject line to read… remember, a good subject line helps get your e-mail opened!

Non-Profit Members:  Discounted and Free Advertising Options
The Chamber sends out a monthly “Non-Profit News” e-blast as a free benefit to non-profit YACC members. Submission deadline is the 10th of each month for the e-blast that is sent on or around the 15th. (Text format only. Advertising fees will apply for graphic ads.) Send in text format to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Non-Profit Members receive a 20% discount on e-blast advertising rates (above).

All Members:  Free Advertising on Chamber Website “Member News” Page
All members are encouraged to take advantage of this free member benefit and announce news (events and activities, sales, specials, awards, job postings, etc.) on the Chamber website "Member News" page. Send information in text format to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .