Welcome to Portland Area Chamber of Commerce
Portland Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 303
Portland, Michigan 48875
Breakfast with Santa
When: Saturday December 14th
Time: 9am to 11am
Location: First Congregational Church Hall
Thank you to our 2013 Breakfast With Santa contributors: Divine Autobody, Dr. Reimer, Electric Sunshine, Gary's Heating and Cooling, Independant Bank, Keusch Super Service, Kiebler Insurance Agency, Around the Block Quilt Shop, Edward Jones (Kory Blastic), LookingGrand Cafe, PFCU, Portland Vet Service, Sparrow and Reed & Hoppes! Your donations are greatly appreciated! If you are a business that is interested in donating contact Lori at 517.647.4366 or Sara at 517.647.7547.
For more information click on the Breakfast With Santa link on the left
Thank you for visiting the Portland Area Chamber of Commerce website. Take a peek at all of our pages. Unable to find what you are looking for on this site? Click Here to get to our Contact Us page for a quick response. Remember to save gas by shopping locally. We have some really remarkable business owners in our City. The
Chamber highly recommends that you view all of our Chamber Business Members and make sure they are the first on your list as they are on ours! Click here to see our current business member list.
The Portland Area Chamber of Commerce runs solely on business and individual's memberships along with money raised from our events that we hold.
Without these funds the Chamber would not be able to bring you events like the Easter Egg
Hunts, Fourth of July Parade with Fireworks, Breakfasts with
Santa, Women Wine & Dessert, Movie Night Event,
Legislative Luncheons, Grand Openings and Other Milestone Celebrations for local and surrounding area businesses and many
other events. We truly appreciate our supporters.
Become a Business Member in 2013
Chamber Member Benefits and Services
- Develop business contacts
- Demonstrate a commitment to the local economy
- Make a positive impact on the business community
- Network with other business owners
- Conveys you have a good business strategy and use good business practices
- Consumers believe that businesses that are involved in the community care about their customers and that the company is reputable
- Shows your company is trustworthy, connected to the community, listens to its customers, is successful and a leader in the business community
- Member to Member discounts
- Referrals from consumers to member businesses
- Website listings
- Discounted price for our Business Expo
Click on the link below to print and fill out the necessary forms to become a 2013 member and mail them back along with your payment to P.O. Box 303. Any current membership will expire on December 31st, 2012! So be sure to stay in "Good Standing" so your business will remain our focus.
If you have any questions, feel free to use the Contact Us Page for immediate response or you can leave a message at (517) 647-2100.
The Chamber represents the interests of the businesses and provides information about local and state government issues that may affect them. Our focus is your business.
2013 Membership packet .pdf
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2013 Schedule of Events
Thursday, January 10
Saturday, February 23
Saturday, March 30
Friday, May 10
Thursday, June 6
Saturday, June 15
Thursday, July 4
Saturday, December 14
We meet every second Monday of each month!
We meet at New China Buffet and begin at noon!
Board of Directors Meetings
Meetings are held monthly on the third Wednesday starting at 8am
During the months of January, March, May, July, September and November they are held at Cheeky Monkey
During the months of February, April, June, August,
October and December they are held at Looking Grand Cafe'
Each year brings in 3 new Board Members because of expired terms. Maybe you would like to join the
Beginning in August of each year Chamber Membership is discounted 50% (except Non-Pofit & Individual Memberships) and that discount
will continue until the end of the year. All memberships begin on January 1st and end on December 31st each year.