Joining the Chamber

Download our Membership Application.  Once completed, please email to membership@fortstockton.org

Membership Dues

# of Employess Annual Semi-Annual
1-3 $180 $90
4-6 $210 $105
7-11 $260 $130
12-20 $330 $165
21-35 $430 $215
36-60 $540 $270
61-100 $680 $340

* Add $ 3.00 for each employee above 100 employees
* 2 Part-time employees equal 1 full time employee

Corporate Memberships

Bronze $ 1,100

Plaque presented at Banquet (first year)
Special Recognition at annual banquet (annually)

Silver $ 1,650

Plaque presented at Banquet (first year)
Special Recognition at annual banquet (annually)
5 Banquet tickets

Gold $ 2,750

Plaque presented at Banquet (first year)
Special Recognition at annual banquet (annually)
Gold table in front at Banquet
10 Banquet tickets

ADDITIONAL BUSINESSES ADDED BY CURRENT MEMBERSHIP

Any members opening additional businesses may join their new businesses as additional members for $30 per business/location per year.

Non-Business Memberships

INDIVIDUAL $50.00 PER YEAR
COUPLES $100.00 PER YEAR

Download our Membership Application.  Once completed, please email to membership@fortstockton.org

MEMBER SERVICES

Take advantage of all the benefits and services that come with your Chamber Membership, including networking with fellow members, and increasing your visibility in the community through participation in Chamber events and groups.

  • Ribbon Cuttings: Celebrate your new opening, expansion, relocation, or other business milestones with official Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting ceremonies. (limited to one per year per business)
  • Chamber Website: www.fortstockton.org The Chamber website has a complete membership directory, including links to your website, or social media profiles. We are constantly striving to maintain a relevant hub of information. Some of the information available includes ribbon cuttings, Ambassador events, and board information, as well as the entire community calendar.
  • Chamber Connection: A weekly newsletter highlighting community and member events. If you have an upcoming event you would like featured in the Chamber Connection, email the details to membership@fortstockton.org
  • Business-to-Business referrals
  • Business After Hours: These social events are a great way to keep people informed and up-to-date on the local business community of Fort Stockton. If you are starting a new business, expanding, or just want to remind people of the great products or services you provide, host a Business After Hours Event! As a Host, you set the date and location (usually at your place of business, but it can be held elsewhere if you wish), then decide how simple or elaborate you want it to be. The Host is responsible for any refreshments or entertainment, and for the cost of mailing invitations, and the Chamber will mail invitations to all members (200+) and promote the event in our newsletter, email updates, and on our website. The event is also boosted through our Chamber Ambassadors program, Leadership program, and Board of Directors. The Chamber will handle ass RSVPs for the event and ensure a great turnout for your business. Business After Hours serve as effective social activities to boost awareness of your products and services. Contact the Chamber to schedule your event or get more information.
  • Advertisement opportunities in publications such as the Fort Stockton Visitor’s Guide, Chamber Connection, and our annual Banquet Tabloid.
  • Events: Chamber events are innovative and fun ways to help members meet potential customers, clients and vendors while strengthening Fort Stockton through community involvement. The Chamber is involved in many events throughout the year, and we encourage you to participate by either being a vendor, volunteering, or sponsoring events: 4th of July Celebration at Rooney Park, Holiday Glitz, Fall Festival, Paisano Powder Run, Joy Run, and many others.
  • Discounts
    • Fax: 50¢ per page (non-members $1 per page)
    • Copies:
      • Black & White 10¢ per page (non-members 25¢ per page)
      • Color 50¢ per page (non members $1 per page)
    • Notary: Free (Non-members $5 per item)
  • Workshops & Training
  • Membership Plaque offer visibility and credibility to your business. Your customers will instantly recognize that you support your community.
  • Chamber Membership List:  Full Membership One free per calendar year ($ 5.00 for members after that) ($15.00 for non-members)
  • Access to economic/demographic research and statistical data.
  • Free usage of conference room

CHAMBER COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

• Promotion of community events
• Advocate for highway/railway transportation development.
• Ensuring a quality place to live – housing, leisure, infrastructure, schools.
• Government Relations
• Workforce development programs with FSISD,W RTTC, and Permian Basin Workforce Commission.
• Leadership Fort Stockton – producing effective leaders for our community
• Annual banquet recognizing outstanding volunteers in the community.
• Youth Leadership Fort Stockton – helping educate future leaders.
• Volunteerism – developing plans for volunteer training, education, and recruitment.
• Promote Shopping Locally
• Sponsor or support special events for the community:
Chamber events include the Zero Stone Park Concert Series, Comanche Springs Rodeo, and Glitz. We also support many community sponsored events: Sheep Dog Trials, Big Bend Open Road Race, Water Carnival, Living History Day, Christmas Activities and others. Working with the school district and recreation department in bringing in play-off games and encouraging more economic growth through sports events.

Economic Development, Resources, and Marketing

• Business recruitment and expansion.
• Work with agencies, organizations, and governmental units to develop and expand the international portion of the economy.
• Governmental Relations – will promote communications between the governmental entities and the public.
• Programs targeted to ensure a healthy job market in Pecos County and to assist with economic prosperity.
• Promoting community growth – Relocation information (community profile, newcomer packet, school list, other area education and resources, and community resources).
• Meeting Assistant – Registration assistance, packets, and catering.
• Newcomer Packet Insert Service – Chamber members may insert promotional materials into the Newcomer Packet, which are mailed to prospective businesses and individuals who are interested in Fort Stockton and Pecos County. Average requests, 50 monthly. Members must provide the Chamber with promotional piece for insertion.
• Small Business Development and Marketing Consulting

Our Promise to You

Through the Chamber Board, Ambassadors, and committees, the Chamber leadership will work to:

  • Help build a strong and healthy economy.
  • Set goals and missions that will always be open to change and betterment of our community.
  • Be active in Economic Development and Tourism.
  • Be open to our business community needs.
  • Allow any member to impact the community by serving on a Chamber committee.

Your Promise to the Chamber

  • Become an active member of the leadership.
  • Support Chamber programs and projects.
  • Volunteer your time.
  • Be a positive voice in your community.
  • Be ready to serve.
  • It is important to realize that the Chamber is much more than a building or staff. It is a vehicle to organize the business leadership to improve and better the community.

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