What is the Chamber of Commerce?
The Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit membership organization that works to support, encourage, and create conditions that will create a healthy economic and social environment in the Orangevale area. Its IRS designation is 501(C)(6), a ''civic league.'' The 7 member board of directors is elected by membership, works with one part time employee, and a handful of wonderful ambassadors and volunteers. An executive committee is elected by the Board.
Who Joins the Chamber?
The Chamber?s membership includes large business, small business, sole proprietors and partnerships, service organizations, charitable organizations, public and private schools and districts, churches, service clubs, government entities, and community-minded individuals. The Chamber's membership understands the quality of life benefits from a healthy synergy between business and community. Its membership averages just under 200.
How does it work?
The Chamber's success relies on the tremendous amounts of time and talent devoted by its many members who serve on committees, organize business events and seminars, and represent business in dealing with government. Committees fall under the leadership of the executive committee and are always interested in broadening member involvement.
How do I join?
Membership is open to any organization doing business in the Orangevale area, as well as interested individuals. Click on the ''Join Today!'' link from our web site, or call for an application.