Become A Member
The Dade City Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to making our hometown a better place to live and work. We interface with local, state and federal governments, civic organizations, non-profits and any other group that participates in the decision processes that impact the region.
We are especially concerned with representing the interests of the business and professional community in the pursuit of economic development. As a Main Street Historic Community, Dade City's Chamber has a unique interest in helping preserve significant buildings and sites while working to bring new jobs and business opportunities to our residents.
Chambers are a valuable information and contact resource for visitors, new residents, and new or relocating businesses. As members, we work together to achieve our goals individually and collectively.
Membership Benefits Include:
Local Office - Open weekdays (8am - 5pm) to serve the needs of our members and other interested parties.
Website - The Chamber undertook a complete reconstruction of their website. It is now Search Engine Optimized (SEO) to maximize the number of hits received. We are working together as a community to promote Dade City tourism, business development and relocation through this website. Members of the Chamber are included in a database that can be searched by name, category or keyword.
Brochure Distribution - We get your information out to your prospects in our mailings or when they visit our office. Be sure to keep the display rack in our lobby stocked with your brochures, pamphlets and business cards!
Membership Directory - A detailed database that is available in print and on the internet with direct links to your website. Up to 5000 printed directories are requested and distributed annually.
Dade City Map- We distribute 7500 maps of Dade City annually. Members are the only advertisers authorized to participate in this extended shelf-life print advertising opportunity.
Monthly Newsletter - The all new Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce website now includess the printed monthly newsletter in an all digital format with reader comment capability. As a new member we hope you will take advantage of our offer include your insert in our printed newsletter and a publish a free ad for one month in the digital version.
Ribbon Cutting Festivities - Get the most out of your Grand Opening with a Ribbon Cutting that let's everyone in town know that you are open for business. We'll help you with the publicity and recognition that is so important for all new businesses.
Networking Opportunities - Monthly Chamber Breakfasts and Mixers are a great way to meet other motivated business people and create the synergy that leads to prosperity. As a host for a networking function you can introduce or reintroduce your business to some of the most influential business leaders in our community.
Chamber Commitees - Make a difference and get involved with special projects by volunteering for one of our commitees.
- Citizen of the Month Breakfast, Banquet & Scholarship
- Fair Booth
- Christmas Parade
- Annual Joe Kiefer Golf Tournament
- Pasco Cogen Scholarship
- Community Alliance
- Business Development
Special Events - We pride ourselves on the quality and attendance of the memorable events that we sponsor and produce each year. Volunteers are always welcomed and appreciated for their effort and commitment to making Dade City a special place for our neighbors and many visitors.
- Kumquat Festival™ (The Last Saturday in January)
- Monthly Cruise-In (Sept. - Jun)
- Annual Joe Keifer Chamber Golf Tournament
- Annual Dade City Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet
- Christmas Parade
Ambassadors Program - We rely on some very energetic members to help us spread the word about the opportunities and benefits available to all who join the Dade City Chamber of Commerce. It's a terrific way to meet our diverse business and professional community while helping us grow our membership.
Inquiries - In 2010 The Chamber received nearly 11,899 visitors, over 5274 phone calls, 7177 e-mails, 95,514 visits to our website and responded by mail to 424 requests for information.
WWW.DADECITYCHAMBER.ORG - In 2010, The Chamber Website welcomed over 50,000 unique vistors. These visitors looked at an average of six pages when they visited. In January of 2011, the website experienced an exponential surge of activity leading up to the Kumquat Festival™ on the 29th. During that time almost 13,000 unique visitors looked at about 5 pages each.
FREE Wireless Internet - Available at our office for all members
Spotlight on Business - Each month we offer a selected group of members to submit a story about their business for both our printed and online newsletter.
FREE NOTARY SERVICE - At our office for all members
Start enjoying these benefits today! Here's our Member Partnership Application Form (PDF).