FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is a Chamber of Commerce?

A Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization that works to promote and protect the interest of the business community. Within our chamber, we strive to focus on the retention and expansion of the Grimes business community.

 

  • How do I become a member?

You can either sign up online, come visit our office and we can walk you through the process of joining, or you can schedule a meeting with our staff at your location of business to help you sign up with the Chamber.

 

  • How many members does the Chamber have?

We have over 300 businesses within our organization.

 

  • Who can be a member of the Chamber?

Anyone can be a member of the Chamber of Commerce. There are multiple categories of membership including those in business, education, government or retired. The mission of the Chamber of Commerce is focused on the retention and expansion of the Grimes business community. Those citizens believing in that mission are welcome to join the Chamber of Commerce.

 

  • What are the benefits of joining the Chamber?

As a member you have the option for endless advertising and sponsorship opportunities that will help make your business or company more visible to the Grimes community. As a member you are also invited to join in our many networking opportunities, referrals, and connections. Click here for the complete list of membership benefits.

 

  • Are you part of the City of Grimes?

We are happy to work closely with the city and their employees; however, we are a separate entity and non-profit organization.

 

  • How does my business get more involved?

We have volunteer and sponsorship opportunities for certain events such as Governors Days and the Annual Dinner. This will help gain visibility for your business and help you get to know the businesses in Grimes and the surrounding metro area. The more you put into the Chamber the more you will get out of it.

 

  • Where do I find my member username and password?

You are emailed this information as soon as you join the Chamber. If you are the primary contact and are having difficulties remembering your information click here.

 

  • Do you have a fax number?

No, unfortunately we do not.