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Member Benefits and Services

No matter the size of your business, you can utilize the power of membership. All members have access to the following benefits:

Employee & HR Benefits

  • Healthcare Discount - Provided by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield: 1.4% discount on healthcare packages for qualifying businesses (up to 50 employees) and 1% discount savings for qualifying businesses (51+ employees).
  • Employee Flexible Benefits - Provided by Colonial Life: Disability, accident/sickness, cancer & critical illness & life insurance options for employees and free benefit statements, HR website and wellness discount program for employers.
  • Workers' Compensation Group Discounts - Provided by CompManagement Inc.: Up to 51% savings on what you would pay directly to the State of Ohio.
  • Pre-Employment Screening Services - Provided by Master Security: Background check, fingerprinting, security services & drug testing.
  • Drug Testing - Provided by WorkMed: Discounts on panel drug screens.
  • ZipEdTech: Access to an extensive library of eLearning courses at exclusive member-only pricing.
  • HR Gear: Free access to a comprehensive, online human resource library.

Office Supply, Shipping & Energy Discounts

  • Office supply discounts - Provided through Office Depot: Get discounts of up to 60% from a list of 600 frequently-purchased business essentials including paper, ink and toner. Plus get 5% off most other items.
  • Shipping Discounts - Provided through PartnerShip: Discounts on FedEx Express (26% on next day envelopes), Ground (4-12% based on weight) and Home Delivery (5-10% based on weight), UPS Freight and Con-Way Freight. Average annual savings of $327.
  • Chamber Energy Discounts - Provided by Chamber Energy Solutions/Palmer Energy: Designed to save local businesses on their energy costs through electric and natural gas savings programs. Average savings of 8-15%.

Marketing and Advertising Benefits

  • Google Street View: Brings "Street View" imaging technology inside your establishment and greatly enhances your Google Map and Google Search listings. Click here to view our Virtual Guide.
  • Ving: Share any information (videos, images, documents, audio, spreadsheets, surveys and more) in an engaging digital packet via any communications platform; provides real-time notifications for your communications.
  • New members can access advertising discounts from the following:
    RSVP Mahoning Valley, The Covelli Centre, Time Warner Cable, Tribune Chronicle, WFMJ-TV, WKBN/WYFX/WYTV/myWTV, Direct Mail Marketing/Town Shopper Coupons, Mahoning Valley Productions

Chamber Benefits

  • Advertising, media and marketing consultations with Chamber marketing staff
  • Subscription to Chamber email marketing list, including weekly Take 5 video broadcasts, bi-monthly Perspectives newsletter, and event updates
  • Opportunity to be featured in Take 5 video broadcasts
  • Subscription to Chamber's Valley Business magazine, a bi-monthly publication mailed to your business
  • Chamber Rewards*
  • Access to Chamber member mailing lists
  • Access to Save Local Now app, a marketing/email service
  • Customizable listings within electronic Membership Directory
  • Access to special pricing and sponsorship opportunities for all Chamber events, including HR Hot Topics events, Leadership events, Annual Golf Outing, after-hours mixers, and Power Events
  • Business referrals
  • Assistance with ribbon cutting/groundbreaking ceremonies
  • Industry-specific roundtables
  • Membership in Mahoning Valley Safety Council and special pricing for Safety Council events
  • Access to free resource publications (wage and benefit, taxes and incentives, education surveys, etc.)
  • Recognition and awards programs
  • Participation in committees, task forces and local community initiatives
To sign up for any of these benefits or to find out more information, contact Becky at 330.744.2131, ext. 1219.

*Chamber Rewards policy

The Chamber Rewards program is offered annually and gives members an opportunity to attend six Chamber events free of charge. Two free passes are applied to Mahoning Valley Safety Council events, and the remaining four can be redeemed at HR Hot Topics, Good Morning / Good Evening events, Government Affairs Council events and leadership programs.
The Regional Chamber’s signature events, which include the Economic Forecast, annual meeting, Athena Banquet, golf outing and Salute to Business, are not eligible for Chamber Rewards.
If you have any questions about Chamber Rewards, please contact Mary Beth Wyko at 330-744-2131, Ext. 1212, or marybeth@regionalchamber.com or Becky Litowitz at 330-744-2131, Ext. 1219, or becky@regionalchamber.com.