Our Membership Benefits
Our featured benefits that come with each chamber membership.
Full range of health insurance plans for small businesses with cost savings usually reserved for larger companies. Premium savings of up to 1.4% on groups from 2-50 employees. Groups from 51-500 may be eligible for a 1% premium savings.
SOCA Benefit Plan (MEWA)
Health program that can lead to more rate stability and is a smart solution that offers potential savings for groups with 50 or fewer employees. Business must be a Chamber Member.
The Northern Ohio Area Chambers of Commerce (NOACC) also provide the Akron Boards of Trade Council members with numerous other group benefits such as credit card and payroll processing, long term care, and shipping to name a few.
ARM - Alternative Risk Management
Cut costs on your worker’s and unemployment compensation premiums with our worker’s compensation group rating program.
FedEx Partner Ship
Once you are enrolled in a PartnerShip association shipping program and have received your confirmation email with your FedEx account number, you’re ready to ship and save on your small package shipments! Get rates, schedule a pickup, and create your shipment — simply by using the tools on fedex.com.
Chamber Energy Program
The program provides electric and natural gas supply savings for chamber members’ homes and businesses. Assistance with lighting and equipment rebates. Natural gas tax exemption review and processing.
Cut costs on your worker’s and unemployment compensation premiums with our worker’s compensation group rating program. Paying more than you should for electricity and natural gas can add up to thousands of lost dollars that you could be investing back into your business. The Chamber Energy Program creates “market power” by shopping members together, driving suppliers to compete for their business and ultimately reducing energy prices. Ensure you are paying the most competitive market rates by enrolling in the program!
Keep your employees happy and healthy with health insurance discounts for all board members' businesses. There is a variety of insurances available; life, health, accident, and many more. To qualify for the group discounts available, members must have a minimum of two employees participating. For more information, contact a member insurance agent from our directory listings or advertisements. Members are also entitled to various telecommunications benefits. These benefits include local and long-distance service for business and residents, as well as high-speed internet, cellular service, and data service for businesses.