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    How to Join the Chamber

    Your Investment
    Whether yours is a large or small business, membership in the Swift Current & District Chamber of Commerce is a wise investment.

    Membership allows you to become actively involved in the community, easily meet potential customers, exchange ideas and creative business solutions with over 1000 like-minded professionals with whom you might not otherwise come in contact, and stay informed on key issues facing business owners and professionals in today’s fast-paced economy.

     

    Membership Dues Structure

    Dues are based on the total number of actual employees within the organization. Membership is for one year or any 12 month period.

    2016 Membership Fee Schedule

    (Fiscal Year for Membership January to December)

  • Full Time Employees (FTE)*       Annual Fee       Annual Fee (GST Included)
    1 to 2   $238.10   $250.00
    3 to 5   $261.90   $275.00
    6 to 10   $295.24   $310.00
    11 to 15   $366.67   $385.00
    16 to 20   $404.76   $425.00
    21 to 30   $461.90   $485.00
    31 to 50   $557.14   $585.00
    51 to 100   $704.76    $740.00
    101 +   $1214.29   $1275.00
    2nd Business**   $123.81   $130.00
    Home Based Business***   $238.10   $250.00
    Farmer/Rancher***   $171.43   $180.00
    Non Profit****   50% OFF FTE RATE   50% OFF FTE RATE

  • *FTE is based on the average number of employees including management and owners.

    Full Time Equivalents are arrived at by multiplying 100% of the full time employees plus 50% of the part time employees.

    **For multiple owned businesses with common ownership: The business with the highest number of employees pays the full fee, while additional businesses each pay $130.00 (2nd Business Category Fee).

    ***Must be based out of a residential home and have 2 or less Full Time Employees.

    ****Must be registered with Canada Revenue Agency as an organization and qualify as a charity.




  • For more information:
 Contact the Chamber office at info@swiftcurrentchamber.ca or 306-773-7268.



  • College & University Student Membership


    Special Rate - $25

    Add practical experience to your classroom experience!


    The Swift Current & District Chamber of Commerce is committed to helping bridge the gap between higher education and the world of business. As part of this initiative, the Chamber is offering students enrolled in local colleges and universities an exclusive opportunity to get connected with the Swift Current & District business community.

    The Chamber encourages the growth and development of our young, educated students as they prepare to enter today’s workforce. Whether you are just entering post-secondary or getting ready to complete it, you can get a head start on your networking and professional development.

    You can join the largest local network for business in southwest Saskatchewan at a special annual membership rate of just $25 and take advantage of the following Student Membership benefits for twelve full months.*

    Networking Opportunities


    • Over 80% of all jobs are landed through networking!

    • Make social and professional connections with business leaders and elected officials with whom you might not otherwise come in contact. Lay the foundation for a successful business career.

    • Meet potential mentors.

    • Monthly networking mixers. Meet and mingle with local business people after working hours in a fun, hip settings. Practice the networking and negotiation skills you need to transition into the business world. Get a head start on building your “social capital.” Student members attend for free.

    • Monthly breakfast forums. Get informed on local community & political issues as well as business trends.

    • Attend the Chamber’s annual Swift Current Business Excellence Awards (SCBEX) at a reduced rate.

     

    Practical Education


    • Learn about business issues from experienced business people.

    • Attend monthly educational seminars and learn practical business skills including marketing, sales, networking, social media, financial management, etc.

    • You will receive the Chamber’s weekly Chamber Connect! email.

     

    Future Employment


    • Potential employers perceive applicants’ community involvement as a sign of ambition, initiative and leadership.

    • Access to business leaders may lead to job referrals and/or internships.


  • For more information: Contact the Chamber office at info@swiftcurrentchamber.ca or 306-773-7268.

    *Student members do not have voting privileges in the Chamber.