Benefits of Membership

Any individual, firm, or corporation of good standing, residing or conducting business in the greater Newton area who or which is interested in the welfare, advancement, and progress of the area may apply for membership. Please Note: The GNCC is not affiliated with any other Chambers of Commerce.

Enrolling in Membership with the GNCC provides the following benefits.

Business Member – $195/year

Business members shall be those members who are active in the programs of the chamber and who have paid dues according to the bylaws.

  • Business Directory listing – Upload text, images, logo and links.
  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – Usually held during the week, we invite members to visit and get to know your business with a photo opportunity and a press release to The New Jersey Herald.
  • Spotlighted Members are listed in all marketing campaigns (Social media, banner ads) when they host events.
  • Members listed as Featured Members are businesses that have been a member for more then 20 years, New Members, Spotlighted Members and banner ad participants.
  • Increased exposure for your business is offered through monthly networking opportunities.
  • Referrals and relocation information provided to businesses and individuals.
  • Advertising opportunities are available for members.
  • Sponsorship opportunities are available for added exposure.
  • Leadership opportunities are available to you and your staff through elected positions or committee assignments.
  • Members are given opportunities to interact with government officials and civic leaders.
  • Members experience personal growth through informative and educational programs, charitable projects & civic events.

Featured Member Listings: These listings feature a GNCC Featured Member badge and are at the top of search results and category lists.

Spotlighted Members listings: Members that are hosting or sponsoring events are Spotlighted on the website by being listed as Featured and having banners running on the website for the months around the event.

Resident Patrons – $75/year

Resident Patrons are members of the Greater Newton Area who do not have a business affiliation, but wish to support the Chamber’s activities. Patrons shall have their names published on our website (if they choose) and are invited to attend meetings, dinners, and social events. Patrons do not have voting privileges.