Buffalo Area Chamber of Commerce
The Buffalo Area Chamber of Commerce serves Buffalo, Minnesota area businesses by promoting and marketing their members.
How Does The Chamber Add Value to Your Business?
The Chamber works closely with the City of Buffalo and community organizations to make sure area businesses are informed of local issues and activities, as well as serves as a liaison between area businesses and local officials. Promotes spending at Chamber member businesses through Buffalo Bucks and the Member to Member Program. Buffalo Bucks are gift certificates that may be used like a check at any of the Buffalo Area Chamber of Commerce member businesses and are available for purchase at the Chamber office. The Member to Member Program provides Chamber members with the opportunity to advertise specials or services to other Chamber members.
Offers information about Buffalo and Chamber businesses through the Buffalo Area Chamber of Commerce website. The Buffalo Chamber website lists all members free of charge and communicates upcoming events. The Buffalo Chamber website typically receives between 5,000 to 6,000 hits each month. For a minimal fee, Chamber members may advertise.
Provides an informative newsletter to communicate upcoming events and promote area businesses. A Chamber member will be highlighted in each newsletter to offer additional awareness of a local business. Chamber members may advertise by inserting a flyer in the newsletter for a nominal fee.
Maintains a staffed Chamber office to provide information to new residents and visitors on local businesses as well as to help direct their business affairs to participating Chamber businesses. The Chamber office is available to help area members, or answer any questions they may have.
Organizes or sponsors several community events such as the annual Arts & Crafts Festival, Buffalo Days, and the Taste of Buffalo. Organizes an Employee Appreciation Day for Chamber members to invite their employees to an appreciation event such as lunch in the park.
Selects an Outstanding Citizen each year. Provides $1500 in scholarships to a Buffalo High School.