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Be a Chamber Partner (membership, sponsorships and other benefits)fill out partnership application here

WHAT WE DO:

1. Business Promotion : Promote member businesses to encourage local support and business sustainability.

2. Tourism Promotion: Promote Elizabethtown, White Lake and all of Bladen County as a Year-round Tourism Destination.
3. Business/ Employee Recruitment: Develop strategies to recruit workers and residents to Bladen County.
4. Business Advocacy: Advocate for local business issues that affect profitability and sustainability.
5. Community Leadership: Advocate for and support the efforts of local government to address pressing community needs.

 Benefits of  a Basic Membership include:

  • A free listing of your business(es) in the Membership Directory of our website: elizabethtownwhitelake.com. You will have access to the listing and can update it whenever you have news or specials.
  • Regular updates sent via e-mail containing pertinent information about programs, events, and information to help your business.
  • Opportunities for exposure through cooperative ads in local, state and national publications.
  • A free basic listing of your business in the  which is distributed across North Carolina in Welcome Center, used as a recruiting tool and placed in relocation packets. Members who select a Partnership Package get a credit or free Display Ad on the map.  Do
  • Display of your brochures at the Chamber office in the Small Business Incubator on E. Broad St, Elizabethtown and events where the Chamber is exhibiting.
  • Participation in promotion and activities that support and showcase our local businesses.
  • Membership in a prestigious community minded organization, dedicated to serving the needs of your business and supporting efforts to shop local.
  • Referral of your business to inquiring call and emails.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Fill out a sponsorship form on-line

The Chamber hosts several events a year as a fundraiser and to provide activity for our communities. Sponsorship can be purchased separately or as part of a larger membership package. The Chamber currently sponsors the following events:

  • White Lake Water Festival: 3rd full weekend in May (May 19 & 20, 2023)
  • Fourth of July Fireworks: Held at White Lake on the 4th of July
  • Sunset Jams: 2 concerts in Elizabethtown and 1 concert at White Lake
  • Bladen County Christmas celebration: County wide events starting the weekend after Thanksgiving and lasting through Christmas.( Shop Local promotions, Christmas Parade, Christmas at the Farmers Market, and Lighting of the Lake,
Level 1 $100 For a supporting individual who wants to support the Chamber’s efforts.
(Receipt for donation can be provided for tax purposes.)
Level 2 $400 Business name on large sponsor board and mentioned at each event.
Vendor space at event.
Level 3 $600 Business name on brochure. Business name on large sponsor board and mentioned at each event.
Vendor Space at event.
Level 4 $1275 Business name or logo on billboards, brochure and printed ads. Business promoted as a sponsor through Chamber social media channels and website.
Business name on brochure. Business name on large sponsor board and mentioned at each event.
Vendor Space at event.
Level 5 $2650 Top billing at event AND stage is named after business. Business name or logo on billboards, brochure and printed ads.
Business promoted as a sponsor through Chamber social media channels and website. Business name on brochure.
Business name on large sponsor board and mentioned at each event. Vendor Space at event.