Sponsorship

Sponsorship is a great way to enhance your basic Chamber membership, purchase excellent marketing at affordable rates, and connect with your community. The Chamber has multiple sponsorship opportunities. The Chamber is also willing to tailor sponsorship opportunities to your business. Contact us to talk about sponsorship opportunities.

Enhance Your Business Directory Listing

Every basic membership comes with a basic directory listing. However, we now have an extended option for members called an enhanced listing that allows you to load video, photos, unlimited keywords, and an extended description, as well as providing an enhanced map pin that is mobile friendly. This is perfect for businesses wanting to drive traffic to their locations and those whose digital presence is a key driver of business. See a basic and enhanced listing through the links and email membership@puyallupsumnerchamber.com if you are interested.

Benefits:

  • Dynamic business listing increasing web presence

Cost is $249 for 12mo. Pro-rate is available to tie to membership dues. Email to inquire.

Advertise on Our Website

Our comprehensive new website is ready for you to showcase your business to visitors, locals and members alike. You can choose your ad location, and duration. But space is limited! Contact membership@puyallupsumnerchamber.com to secure your ad space today.

Benefits:

  • 100,000 unique impressions annually

Cost is $249 per mo for Home Page and Chamber Home Page

Cost is $199 per mo for All Other Pages 

Sponsor a Banner Ad – What to Expect

Advertise in Our Printed Directory

Our directory is a beautiful high gloss magazine style publication that we personally update and reprint every year. Titled “Visit”, it’s the Chamber’s very own Official Visitors Guide. It’s a comprehensive guide to the city, and a go-to resource for both visitor and local resident alike. The guide includes two business directories, one by alphabet and one by category, and all chamber members have the privilege of being listed in both. Ads are sold from October to December 15th. Printing is done late in December and new guides are presented in January.

Benefits:

  • 20,000 Distributions:
    • visitors center
    • fair booth
    • local businesses (lobby reading)
    • welcome and military relocation packets
    • banks
    • schools
    • hotels
    • apartment complexes
    • South Hill Mall

Prices vary by size and location. Please contact membership@puyallupsumnerchamber.com for specific cost info.

News Release

A News Release is an opportunity for you to tell the entire Chamber email list about your business. You provide us with the content and artwork, be it photos or logos or etc. and we will blast it to our list. The content will be set in a constant contact template with our logo on the top and your logo and content in the article. With the exception of our logo the blast will be dedicated to you. (Content subject to approval)

Benefits:

  • 700 contacts
  • 16-20% open rate
  • 10% CTR

Cost is $200 for one news release

Sponsor a News Release – What To Expect

Wake Up Sponsorship
Wake ups are weekly morning meetings, held at various places throughout the year (see website). Sponsorship is a quick way to draw attention to your business.

The Basics:

  • Every Thursday 8-9am
  • Sponsor does a 3-min presentation about their business
  • Chamber markets the event via eblast, social media, and event calendar posting

Cost is $75 to sponsor one Wake Up

Sponsor a Wake Up – What To Expect

Business After Hours Sponsorship

Hosting a Business After Hours is an excellent way spotlight your business to our membership and beyond. It’s essentially an open house for your business that brings members in to see what you do, and learn how they can refer people to you. *Be aware that as the host you are expected to provide refreshments. We recommend you budget around 600-800 total for the event, which includes the fee to the chamber for marketing.

The Basics:

  • 3rd Thursday every month; 5:30-7:30pm
  • Host does a short presentation for the membership showcasing their business
  • Host provides refreshments and marketing material
  • Chamber markets the event via eblast, social media, and event calendar posting

Cost is $400 to host the BAH for the month

Sponsor a Business After Hours – What To Expect

Ribbon Cutting

Hosting a Ribbon Cutting is an excellent way to say We are open for business. But its not limited to new businesses. Any business can have one and they are great to show people where you are located and what your business has to offer.

The Basics:

  • Scheduled anytime from 10-2, M-F.
  • Host does a short presentation for the membership showcasing their business.
  • Chamber provides proclamation and does a ceremonial ribbon cutting
  • Chamber markets the event via eblast, social media, and event calendar posting,
  • Ad is placed in the Herald after the event

Cost is $200 to host a Ribbon Cutting

Sponsor a Ribbon Cutting – What To Expect

Value Added Starter Pack
Designed for chamber members with 1-25 employees. Purchase a starter package of bundled items and receive a 25% discount
(all items can be purchased a la cart at full price).

  • Ribbon Cutting…$200
  • Breakfast Tickets package…$195
  • Business 101 Classes…$500
  • Wake Up Sponsorship…$75
  • Eblast intro for your biz to members with a matching Facebook post…$200

Total is equal to $1,170

Cost with the 25% discount is $880

Fair Booth Swag Bag

Every year the Chamber runs a Visitors Booth at the fair. In addition to the opportunity to volunteer at the fair, businesses can get on or in the iconic chamber fair bags. It’s a chance to be part of the event that still draws more visitors than our beloved Mount Rainier!

Benefits:

  • 3500 bags printed and distributed

Get your logo printed on the bag for $300

Get your logo printed on the Front of the bag (limit 2*) for $500

Bag Inserts (provided by you) for  $100 per 500 pc