Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Who joins the Chamber of Commerce?
    • Businesses, ranging from small to large corporations and non-profit organizations, join the Fresno Chamber for a variety of reasons. Many of the reasons include the interest of promoting the governmental climate for business in the Central Valley, expand their professional network, or have a desire to improve the Fresno community through our committees.
  1. Why should my company join the Fresno Chamber of Commerce?
    • The Fresno Chamber of Commerce is the leading voice and advocate for the business community.  The Chamber promotes economic opportunity, business education through our Small Business University and Lunch and Learn classes, and successful business relationships throughout the region.
  1. How much does it cost to join the Fresno Chamber of Commerce?
    • Membership opportunities vary depending on the size of your business/organization. To learn more about membership contact the Fresno Chamber at (559) 495-4800 to talk to our membership team.
  1. How do I connect with other members of the Fresno Chamber?
    • You can connect with other members through our online member directory, in addition to our many mixers and events.
  1. Can I offer other members my promotions?
    • Yes, you can post your deals and promotions, events, and even job postings on our website for free as a Chamber member. Log into your account to submit your postings!
  1. What marketing opportunities are available for members?
    • Members have many marketing opportunities with the Fresno Chamber.
      1. Social Media – Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
      2. eNews (published every week on Tuesday)
      3. Members-only eBlast
      4. Display marketing materials and business cards in our lobby
      5. Sponsorships at Chamber events
  1. How often does the Chamber send messages?
    • The Chamber sends out an average of 2 – 6 emails per week, depending on how many emails lists you opt into. We have three different categories, our Special Events, eNews, and our “This Week in Government Affairs” newsletter. Click here to sign up to our Chamber emails.
  1. Who at my company will receive Chamber communications? How do I get Chamber emails?
    • The primary contact at your business is automatically added, but anyone at your company can receive Chamber emails. We have three different categories, our Special Events, eNews, and our “This Week in Government Affairs” newsletter. Click here to sign up to our Chamber emails.
  1. Who do I contact if I’m not receiving communications from the Chamber?
    • If you are not receiving our communications, please contact our Marketing and Operations Assistant, Laura Maciel, by email.
  1. What type of networking events does the Fresno Chamber hold?
    • The Fresno Chamber has a variety of Annual and Monthly networking events you can attend. We have our monthly mixers that are held in the evening at different locations throughout Fresno. We also have our Coffee and Commerce morning mixers, great for those with limited evening availability. Click here to see our entire list of events.
  1. What are some sponsorship opportunities available to members?
    • There are many sponsorship opportunities throughout the year. Click here to look at our different events and contact our Events & Program Manager, Rebecca Johnson, by email.
  1. Who do I call if I cannot log into my Chamber account?
    • Please contact us at (559) 495-4800 and we can help with any questions or walk you through the process.
  1. How do I get in contact with a Fresno City council member?
    • Click here to visit the City of Fresno’s website to contact a city council member.
  1. How can I sign up to make automatic payments?
    • Avoid the hassle of having to find the time to come in, call or mail in your payments. Click here to download our ACH Authorization form, fill out and send into the Fresno Chamber with a blank, voided check attached. For more information about automatic payments call us at (559) 495-4800.