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Mac Vorce, Executive Director
The Warsaw Chamber of Commerce promotes our beautiful community in Benton County. We are thankful for the support of the organizations, schools, businesses and individuals that make Warsaw a great place to live, shop, and visit. Mac and Jenn work hard to cultivate connections; within our community and beyond Benton County, to create possibilities and build relationships that can benefit us all.
Just a few of the Ribbon Cuttings...
Are you ready to get involved?
Cole Camp Bluebirds
State of the Chamber: Meet the board members and see what we have in store for the new year! Held in January.
The Bar at Squishy Faces. They can put anything on a t-shirt!
Academic Excellence: The Warsaw Chamber of Commerce partners with the Warsaw R-IX School District to provide top students with scholarships and incentives. Held in May.
Christmas Parade: Held in conjunction with the City of Warsaw's Santa Days, the Christmas Parade celebrates the spirit of the season with a lit, nighttime parade down Main Street. Everyone is welcome to participate! Held in December.
181 Harrison St.
The Warsaw Chamber of Commerce holds many Events throughout the year, giving members the opportunity to volunteer and be a part of putting Warsaw in the spotlight!
Dam Experience Fireworks Show: A one-of-a-kind fireworks extravaganza shot off of Truman Dam and viewed from the entire surrounding area. Held around 4th of July.
The Outdoor Adventure Expo: Warsaw is an outdoor recreation destination for people from all over the country, and the perfect venue for this event. Anything and everything to do with out-of-doors fun is showcased by vendors from far and near. Held in February.
Brand new Caseys in Warsaw.
Heritage Days: The biggest and busiest weekend in Warsaw! Tens of thousands of visitors pass through our town to enjoy hand-made crafts, a 3-D bow shoot, old-time skills demonstrations, great food and festivities. Held in October.
Halloween Hoopla: We block off Main Street, and the ghouls and goblins take over! Area businesses and individuals treat kids to candy and haunted houses. Just a great time! Held on October 31st.
Missouri State Championship Mountain Bike Event: The highest level of mountain bike racing available in Missouri. Held in May.
A Strong Chamber is a Strong Community
All members get placed on our website, which is updated regularly, with an add including the business logo and link to the business website.
If you don't have a Facebook page, we can help you create one. We will also share your most recent post once every week to over three thousand people on the Warsaw Chamber Facebook Page.
Our new location in the Community Building is high traffic, and the brochures of member businesses that we put out really move!
Advertise for free in our monthly newsletter.
Mac and Jenn will come to your business and facilitate a ribbon cutting, which is a great way to bring attention to your business, be it old or new.
Our list of members is growing daily, and being a member means you have the opportunity to meet and network with other area business owners. Let's work together!
WILS help folks help themselves!
As a member of the Warsaw Chamber of Commerce, you are joining a team effort. Our members make the community great!
Membership dues are based on the number of full time employees/agents. Please use the following schedule to compute your dues:
Number of Employees Number of employees ______________
0-5 $150 Dues $_____________
11-25 $500 *Voluntary Surcharge $_____________
50+ $2000 Total $______________
(Two Part Time Employees equal one employee)
*Voluntary Surcharge: an additional 20% may be added to your dues to help us promote businesses in the area.
Should you have any questions concerning your dues or membership, please call the office at 660-438-5922. We will be happy to help you!
WARSAW AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PURPOSE STATEMENT
The Warsaw Area Chamber of Commerce is organized to advance the general welfare and prosperity of the Warsaw Area so that its citizens and all areas of its business community shall prosper. All necessary means to promotion shall be provided and particular attention and emphasis shall be given to the economic, civil, commercial, industrial, cultural and educational interests of the area.
(Article 1, Section2 of the Chamber By-laws)PAYMENT OF MEMBERSHIP DUES ARE DEDUCTIBLE FOR MOST CHAMBER MEMBERS AS AN ORDINARY AND BUSINESS EXPENSE. DUES PAID TO THE CHAMBER ARE NOT A CHARITABLE TAX DEDUCTION FOR FEDERAL INCOME TAX PURPOSES.
Warsaw Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 264 l 300 Commercial
Warsaw, Missouri 65355
Fax (660) 438-3493
NAME OF BUSINESS____________________________________________________________________________________
MAILING ADDRESS _________________________CITY_____________________STATE_________ZIP________
BUSINESS DESCRIPTION (DESCRIBE YOUR TYPE OF BUSINESS AND/OR PRODUCTS.) ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Have you registered your name with the Secretary of the State _______yes _______no
Do you have a license to operate in the State of Missouri? ______ yes _______ no
Do you have a license to operate in Benton County? ______yes ______no
Do you have a license to operate in the City of Warsaw? ______ yes ______ no
Are you a registered Sex Offender? _____ yes _____ no
Are you interested in volunteering for Chamber sponsored events or to be on committees? _____ yes ______ no