The mission of the Soldotna Chamber is to provide enhanced success of their membership and serve as a driver in developing Soldotna’s future. If you have been considering becoming a member of the Soldotna Chamber of Commerce, there are many benefits to help you and your business if you do. Don’t wait any longer, join the Soldotna Chamber today!
Upon receiving payment you will receive a Membership Plaqure to hang in your business. There are over 550 copies of the monthly newsletter sent out each month. A benefit of being a member is that you have the option to list events on the calendar and to make announcements or inster flyers. Every Tuesday at noon there is a weekly luncheon “issue and answer” forum held to target issues of interest.
There are over 60,000 copies published and distributed of the Soldotna Visitors Guide. It doesn’t matter if you are a business, governmental, affiliate, or non-profit member you will be listed in the directory and will also have the opportunity to place an ad within the visitors guide. The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce has a good referral service. The office receives thousands of call for information each year and as a member your business will be recommended. The Visitor Information Center has racks for brochures and business cards for you to display your business.
The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce does a good job to maintain and keep their website up to date. The Soldotna Chamber website includes a calendar of events, alphabetical and catergorial listing of all members and includes links to your webpage, e-mail, photo or logo, and even included a description of your business.
Each year the Soldotna Chamber gives special recognition those who demonstrated outstanding service to the community and our youth; excellence in profession, person of the year and many other awards are presented. Each please there is almost a summer beautification contest. Certificated are awarded in both residential and commercial categories for landscaping and maintenance of property. The Soldotna Progress Days includes many events such as a parade, two days of rodeo competitions, arts and crafts displays, car shows, community dinners and is the largest celebration in the City of Soldotna. There are seven scholarships that are awarded to students annually. Most of the scholarships are renewable with continued education. The Soldotna Chamber gives awards for residential and commercial cetegories for those who best display their Christmas spirit during the holiday season. The Peninsula Winter Games takes place during the last weekend of January. It is a great time for everybody in the community to come together and take part in activities throughout the city. The activities include an ice carving competition, Native Youth Olympics, a hockey tournament and much more.