Benefits of Membership

The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce Membership is $125.00 per business and $35.00 per individual. New members can join on a pro-rated basis as our calendar year is January through December each year.  When you join and pay online, our system will automatically calculate the pro-rated amount for you.  Some of the many benefits you will receive as a member are:

  • The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce is here to support membership by enhancing the quality of life, promoting businesses and improving the economic development within our community.
  • The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce adheres to our mission by offering a variety of programs and events to benefit our membership as a whole. 
  • Business After Hours – Each month a Chamber Member hosts a “Business After Hours,” which is an excellent opportunity to meet other Chamber Members in a relaxed social atmosphere.
  • Business Loyalty Program – Once you become a member, you are provided a Membership Card that entitles you to savings, discounts and free items provided exclusively to Members.  You also have the opportunity to introduce your own special offer to the Loyalty Program, enticing members  to visit your business.
  • Grand Openings, Ground Breakings and Ribbon Cuttings – Enjoy visibility of a ribbon cutting ceremony with Ambassadors, Board Members and Community VIP’s. The Chamber provides free newsletter coverage, including photos, of these events.
  • Membership Directory - As a Chamber Member, businesses will be listed in the membership directory categorically.
  • Website Advertising – As a Chamber Member you can list your upcoming events, company specials and job postings on the Chamber website.  You also have the opportunity to become a website sponsor to increase your company’s marketing power.
  • Membership Window Display – Members receive a distinctive window sticker, updated annually to display at their place of business showing support for the community.
  • Monthly Network Opportunities – Members are invited to attend monthly mixers, happy hours, meetings with informative speakers and networking opportunities with other local businesses, organizations and chamber staff. 
  • Business Recognition - Businesses have an opportunity to be named ‘Business of the Month’.
  • Chamber Chat - A monthly newsletter delivered via E-mail and Bullard Banner Newspaper.
  • Programs: Opportunity to participate in annual programs and events.
  • Referrals – The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce receives requests each day for recommendations on goods and services. We refer only chamber members to newcomers, visitors, callers and area residents by using our membership directory. We also have a brochure rack inside the Bullard City Hall displaying only member businesses.
  • Promotional and Sponsorship Opportunities – As a member, you are given opportunities to promote your business in a variety of ways. Marketing and promoting your business can be one of your greatest expenses. By joining the Chamber, you will have access to creative and effective promotional opportunities.
  • The Bullard Community offers every opportunity to relocate here, grow here and prosper here in the biggest small town in Texas
  • Bullard Chamber advocates business advancement, economic growth and job creation for the benefit of Bullard and surrounding areas
  • Our goal is to help our business community prosper and grow so the impact is felt throughout Smith County
  • The Chambers' purpose is to generate a positive economic impact by involving the entire membership
  • The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce works every day to serve the interests of member businesses