Make the most of your Arvada Chamber benefits with this Member Action Plan! Welcome, Arvada Chamber Members! This guide is designed to help you navigate over 35 Arvada Chamber member benefits to help grow your business and community impact. Click on the area you are interested in below to expand on that topic.
Click here for a PDF checklist of the Member Action Plan. Can’t find what you are looking for? Feel free to reach out to anyone on our team for more info.
Not yet a member? Learn more about all Arvada Chamber membership levels and apply at arvadachamber.org/membership.
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Consider joining an Arvada Chamber Networking Group! Connect with your fellow chamber members to share knowledge and increase your business’ visibility. Learn more and apply at arvadachamber.org/networking-groups!
Networking Groups Include:
- Arvada Young Professionals
- Inspiring Women
- Weekly Industry-Exclusive Groups
- Business-2-Business Groups
Every year, the Arvada Chamber of Commerce hosts over 100 events for members and the community to connect and learn. Learn more about our signature events, here. Register for an upcoming networking event here.
- Arvada Unplugged
- Ribbon Cuttings
- Community Impact Forums
- Burnout Bootcamps
- Annual Golf Tournament
The Chamber is curating regular networking events for members in similar industries or with similar interests (example: marketing for non-profits, senior services or real estate services). If you are interested in getting involved reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you a new business, have a new location or celebrating a milestone anniversary? Request a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate with Chamber members, staff, and local officials! Click here to learn more.
Offer a special discount for other Chamber Members. Click here to view deals and learn how to post your own!
Arvada Chamber Members get an exclusive discount at Office Depot on office supplies and printing. If you need a copy of the discount card, please log in to the member portal and it will be on the left-hand side.
Banner ads appear on a high-traffic landing page of the Arvada Chamber website, which averages 2,000 monthly users. Click here for Banner Ad Info. (Included with Pro level memberships and above)
Our sponsored posts appear on the Arvada Chamber Facebook page, which counts over 3,000 followers. We recommend promoting a new offer, event, product, or opportunity and we can help with copy or graphics. (Included with Pro level memberships and above.)
Reach out to email@example.com to schedule your post.
Join an award-winning 12-week program designed to help you grow your personal, team, and business leadership. Leadership Bootcamp is designed for current managers or supervisors or anyone who is looking to move into more of a leadership role in the future as well as anyone interested in honing their management and leadership skills. Learn more and how to apply here.
Designed for small business owners/high-level executives who are looking to strengthen and grow their business, rise above the competition and create lasting change to benefit your business and employees. Learn more and how to apply here.
Arvada Young Professionals is a local hub for professional development and networking, whether you’re new to the area or newer in your career. Make lasting connections to help build your business and grow in your career. Learn how to grow with the AYP experience here and check out the calendar to visit an upcoming meeting.
The Arvada Chamber of Commerce accepts nominations for a variety of local awards that recognize community members for their efforts to make Arvada an incredible place to live, work, play and learn. The winners will be recognized at the Arvada Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner or the Annual Awards Luncheon based on the award they are receiving. Learn more and apply here!
The Arvada Chamber is proud to partner with Everside health to offer members access to direct primary care for only $99/month. Learn more HERE.
This program includes negotiated small and large group health plans, Guaranteed Issued products, and ICHRA health plans. Learn more and reach out to vault HERE.
The Arvada Chamber has worked to negotiate members only rates on select healthcare services. Learn more at our member-2-member discount page HERE.
The Centered partnership between The Arvada Resiliency Taskforce and Jefferson Center for Mental Health and Mental Health Partners is geared towards helping Arvada small businesses tackle growing mental health challenges. Centered offers wellness resources and monthly wellness classes free of charge for all Arvada-based businesses. Learn more here.
Work-Based Learning connects local students and adults with businesses in an intentional way to engage in real-world work experiences. Explore how your business can offer work-based learning opportunities with this WBL Toolkit. Complete this Work-Based Learning Interest Form. Please note there is no formal commitment by filling this form out.
Each quarter the Arvada Chamber will host an education program to address key challenges impacting our talent pipeline. By attending you will gain critical skills and connect with other businesses working to overcome talent challenges.
The Arvada Chamber is a proud partner with Rework America Alliance and through your membership you will receive access to training and resources to support critical hiring process enhancements.
Each quarter the Arvada Chamber will publish timely workforce and wage data to support your businesses in navigating our changing environment.
During the legislative session, the Arvada Chamber and our partners through the Jefferson County Business Lobby will publish a report that outlines impactful legislative changes. Additionally, you can check out the positions taken by the Arvada Chamber Advocacy KAPS Council HERE.
Members are invited to attend and apply for the Advocacy KAPS (Kick-Ass Problem Solvers) Council where they can learn and engage in proactive discussions and action to improve the overall business climate. Contact Kami Welch at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in learning more.
Each quarter the Arvada Chamber of Commerce hosts an Advocacy After Hours event to allow business leaders and elected officials to connect in a casual and positive environment. Check the events calendar for upcoming opportunities HERE.
The Arvada Chamber helps educate the community at large with over 1,000 annual attendees at our monthly Community Impact Forums. These topics include Ballots and Breakfast, the annual State of the City Address, Mayors Roundtable, candidate forums, and more. We meet in-person once per quarter and on Zoom the other months. See upcoming events and register for the next forum here!
Designed for connection and fun to help BEAT BURNOUT. We invite you to put down the phone, step out from behind the computer and join us for an upcoming Burnout Bootcamp. Check out our events calendar for the next resiliency event.
The Arvada Resiliency Taskforce is thrilled to partner with Jefferson Center for Mental Health and Mental Health Partners to offer mental health and wellness support to Arvada small businesses through a pilot program called Centered. The program offers wellness resources, employee and employer support services, and monthly education classes free of charge for all Arvada-based businesses. Learn more HERE.
We are committed to maintaining up-to-date resources and information to help your business navigate the continued recovery from COVID-19. Check out all the resources HERE.
Each quarter the members of the Arvada Resiliency Taskforce publish a business pulse survey to better understand your unique business needs. Based on the feedback received we develop a Local Business Trends Snapshot that utilizes a data-informed approach to understand and develop programming and resources to support business need.
We are committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of authentic belonging in the workplace and throughout our community. We know that an inclusive climate empowers new perspectives, solutions, and opportunities for our local economy and serves our mission as a champion for advancing ALL businesses and employees in Arvada. As we work to achieve improved inclusion we will activate Action Teams focused on data, research, training, and communication. Email email@example.com to be added to one of these action teams.
The Arvada Chamber is currently building out a strategy to support our business community as we all work to achieve improved inclusion. Stay tuned for additional announcements.