By Julie Larison, Director of Membership Services
Congratulations! Your business is a Chamber member and part of a group of enterprising and future-focused thinkers who create opportunities for Berks County to grow and thrive. As your partner in this endeavor, the GRCA will support, strengthen and champion your business. We realize that no one can do it alone. Whether your business opened its doors in 1913 or 2013, the journey to sustainability and growth is a path best traveled with others.
“When I joined the Chamber, my business increased 25% within months. No one achieves success alone. We need each other. As a chamber member, I have partnerships and relationships that have enabled my business to grow and better serve my community.” –Adrean Turner – Coach, Author, Speaker and Trainer
Be Greater Action Plan
We believe Chamber membership offers a competitive advantage when members embrace the resources that are available throughout the year. We want your business to Be Greater with the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance on your side!
- Resources for Greater Growth
Choose an opportunity best suited for your business — FBA Peer Group; Leadership Training program; free business consultations; Co-working space; and financial assistance. We offer resources to help businesses of all types and sizes jump start growth.
- Greater Connections
Expand your network with more than 100 events offered throughout the year! Not to worry if you miss an event, there are many more to add to your calendar to fit your needs for networking and building relationships with our diverse membership.
- Greater Awareness
From sponsorships and advertising opportunities to event attendance, the Chamber promotes your company and shares your brand message with more than 5,000 subscribers.
- Voice for the Greater Good
The Chamber serves as the front-line advocate for business and community. We provide a bridge between business, community and government and assist federal, state and local officials in recognizing the challenges that business face, while providing business-friendly solutions to regulatory, legislative and workforce issues. Take action.
- Greater Savings
As a mission-driven non-profit, the GRCA is positioned to offer member-exclusive discount programs with local and national partners. From savings on Constant Contact, to discounts for health programs, our member exclusive programs are designed to support your business with additional value and savings.
Thank you for your membership and continued support of the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance. Together we are building a healthy and thriving business community in Berks County. Please do not hesitate to contact us for support or new ideas! We welcome your feedback and suggestions.