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Attend a Business After 5 O'clock Mixer or Networking Before 9 Breakfast Meeting and expand your network. Bring your co-workers along and let them market your business to all they new people they meet.

Consider becoming involved in one of the Schuylkill Chamber committees. The people you meet there will have a common interest and will, once again, grow your network of business contacts. List of Chamber Committees

The more exposure your business has, the more opportunities arise for you to expand both your business and your business contacts.

Involvement in the Schuylkill Chamber can help drive your business, letting your fellow Schuylkill Chamber business members know who you are, what you do and what you can offer to them.

Networking Before 9 Breakfast

Schuylkill Women In Business Luncheon

Non-Profit Lunch & Learn

Business After 5 O'clock Mixer

5th Wednesday Mix & Mingle

Annual Luncheon

Schuylkill Chamber of Commerce Night at the Reading Fightin' Phils

Annual Golf Outing

Educational Programs/Seminars

Annual Awards Breakfast

Coffee Talk

Member Appreciation Mixer

Annual Holiday Party

Member Orientation

Sponsor an event that shines the spotlight on your business!

Gain visibility for your business and get:

Flyer and mention in the monthly Communicator direct mailed to over 600 businesses and mailed to another 3,000 business people • Dedicated email invites to over 3,000 business people plus inclusion in the Weekend Update • Opportunity to give out business cards, flyers, promotional materials, or coupons • Logo Banner Display (supplied by you) • Opportunity to set up display with literature • Opportunity to briefly speak to a crowd of 50-150 average attendees • Complete list of attendees and option to retain door prize business cards •  Sponsorship announcement and pictures from the event posted on the Schuylkill Chamber Social Media pages.

Networking before 9 Breakfast ($300 Sponsorship Investment):

Our breakfast meetings are traditionally held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, running from September through June. Attendance varies, but is normally anywhere from 50+ people.
This is the perfect opportunity if you like to talk to a large group of people, want 5 minutes of undivided attention to promote your business and enjoy meeting people. This is the event to bring your business cards to (bring plenty). A table is provided for you to display promotional material and literature. You may also have your staff on hand to greet people as they arrive. We also recommend that you supply a door prize to be chanced off. This gives your greeters an opening for approaching people as they arrive.
As the sponsor, you will be permitted to put literature and/or a small item for each attendee at the tables. Small gifts and door prizes are a great way to keep your name in the forefront long after the breakfast ends.

Non-Profit Lunch & Learn ($300 Sponsorship Investment):

Non-Profit Lunch & Learn Luncheons are held quarterly, typically the first Thursday of the month in August, November, February and May from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. A group of 30+ businesspeople, representing a cross-section of the community, meet for lunch and network while learning about topics relevant to Non-Profit organizations.
This is a great opportunity to reach out to the members of the non-profit community, want 5 minutes of undivided attention to promote your business and enjoy meeting people. This is the event to bring your business cards to. A table is provided for you to display promotional material and literature. You may also have staff on hand to greet people as they arrive.
It is not required, but we recommend that you supply a door prize to be chanced off. This gives your greeters an opening for approaching people as they arrive.
As the sponsor, you will be permitted t put literature an/or a small item for each attendee at the tables. Small gifts are a great way to keep your name in the forefront long after the luncheon ends.

Schuylkill Women in Business ($300 Sponsorship Investment):

Schuylkill Women in Business meets monthly from September through June on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Locations vary. A group of 50+ businesswomen who meet for lunch and network while addressing topics relevant to women in business.
This is the perfect opportunity to reach out to area businesswomen, want 5 minutes of undivided attention to promote your business and enjoy meeting people. Bring your business cards. A table is provided for you to display promotional material and literature. You may also have your staff on hand to greet people as they arrive. We also recommend that you supply a door prize to be chanced off. This gives your greeters an opening for approaching people as they arrive.
As the sponsor, you will be permitted to put literature and/or a small item for each attendee at the tables. Small gifts and door prizes are a great way to keep your name in the forefront long after the luncheon ends.

Business After 5 O'clock and 5th Wednesday Mix & Mingle Mixers ($500 Sponsorship Investment, $350 each if Co-Sponsored):

Our mixers are normally held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month year round with the exception of September and December. The atmosphere is the most relaxed and casual of our networking events. It is a place to unwind, relax and meet the people you do - or want to do - business with. The mixers have an average attendance of over 100 persons. The event is loosely structured with only brief remarks by the sponsor during the door prize drawing.
This is a great opportunity to promote yourself and your business. Although formal speaking time is limited, you have the opportunity to talk to everyone one-on-one. This is also a great time to employ your staff to "work the crowd" and talk about your business.
As the host, you should provide adequate space for a large number of people to move about freely. The location can be your place of business or an alternate location.
Beverages should be provided at no cost and can be as simple or extravagant as your budget allows. An assortment of appetizers should be provided for your guests to snack on.

For information on sponsorship, please contact Monica Walborn, Events Planning & Coordnation Director, at 570-622-1942/800-755-1942 or email mwalborn(at)schuylkillchamber.com.