Member Benefits

Membership has its benefits! Explore this section to find out more about:

 

First Data Merchant Services     New offer for 2017!

Earn a $1,000 MasterCard® gift card if First Data cannot beat your current payment processing fees. To get started, all we need is a copy of your current statement. Speak with one of our Business Consultants today at 1-888-265-4117 or e-mail at chambermember@firstdata.com for more information. First Data has a full suite of products: E-commerce, Wired and Wireless Terminals, First Data Mobile Pay, Gift Card Solutions, Acceptance.

 

Purolator Shipping

As a member of the Kensington and Area Chamber of Commerce, you are entitled to even greater value when you choose the Purolator network; with discounts starting at 25% on Purolator Express® and Purolator Ground® services. No need to set up a new account, the discount applies to existing accounts! Visit their website for more information.

 

Home Heating Oil Discount

Island Petroleum is the only oil supply company who has one stop shopping in Prince County, they are pleased to offer a supply discount to the Kensington Chamber and its members. Island Petroleum Home Heating Oil discounts – 6 cent discount per litre for automatic fills and 5 cents per litre off ‘Will call” from the posted price.

 

Esso Fuel Discount

As a member of Kensington & Area Chamber of Commerce you may enjoy a fuel discount of 3.5 cents per litre that is offered to the Company and its employees at all ESSO-branded service stations in Canada. The Esso Business Card programs give you exceptional fuel savings, and powerful yet easy to use fuel management tools.

 

UPS Shipping Discount

Canadian Chamber of Commerce Members can take advantage of exclusive discounts on UPS Small Package shipments, Brokerage and Freight shipments. Whether you send one package a week or 50, you save right from the start. No minimums. With the UPS Savings Program you can receive discounts of 30% on shipments within Canada and to worldwide destinations, 25% on imports into Canada and 75% on freight shipments services.

 

Insurance Plan

Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan: Dental, health, critical illness, disability coverage. Whether you’re a solo entrepreneur, home-based business or part of a larger firm, benefits are a very important part of your financial security. The Chambers Plan creates a solid foundation for that security, based on a benefit program designed specifically for small-business owners, just like you.

 

adAtlantic

adAtlantic is the sales and marketing division of the Atlantic Community Newspapers Association (ACNA). They represent corporate newspaper groups, like Brunswick News and Transcontinental Media, as well as independently-owned papers. Members get a 10% discount on advertising network rates over and above all other discounts offered.

 

Networking Opportunities

Take part in our monthly business mixers, weekly newsletters, (and an opportunity to communicate news and events to other members), participate in golf tournaments, business of excellence awards and more!

 

Radio Ads

Get a weeks worth of radio ads on Spud FM when you first join the Kensington and Area Chamber of Commerce.

 

Pet Insurance

You trust Johnson to provide the best insurance for your family. Now we can recommend the best insurance coverage for your pets, too. Chamber members receive 5% off Accident and Accident & Illness coverage. To find out more call 1-855-838-7387 or visit: www.petsplusus.com/johnson

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

We are seeking sponsorship for our major events, such as the Annual Golf Tournament, or the Business of Excellence awards, or hosts of business mixers. We appreciate our sponsors and offer many opportunities to get involved! More info available here.

 

Other benefits available:

  • Mystery shopper program through Competitactics
  • SME-oriented online training courses through the Chamber eLearning Centre
  • Human resource services through First Call…your hotline to HR
  • Through a partnership with The Alba Group – a buying group receive discounted products and services through Lyreco Canada
  • Audio conferencing, web collaboration and webinar services from Evolve Collaboration

Join the Kensington and Area Chamber of Commerce today!