Membership Investment Info

THERE IS NO OTHER

Businesses in Ybor City have already experienced the rich history, eclectic culture and creative energy of Tampa’s Latin Quarter. The Ybor Chamber is dedicated to preserving, promoting and celebrating our unique historic district through strong collaboration and support among our diverse business community. Join the Ybor
Chamber and help preserve this unique character while growing your business.

ANNUAL CHAMBER EVENTS

Our festivities draw people from throughout the Tampa Bay area and beyond, bringing recognition to our district and traffic to your door.

  • Fiesta Day (February)
  • Ybor Aficionados Days (April)
  • Ybor Golf Tournament (May)
  • Sun, Swimsuits and Suds Pub Crawl (July)
  • Ybor Chamber Gala (September)
  • Oktoberfest Pub Crawl (October)
  • Guavaween (Last Saturday of October)

THE FUTURE IN VIEW

As an epicenter of arts, entertainment and culture in Tampa, Ybor City is now honing in on even more creative retail, sophisticated nightlife, and residential services to further increase the draw of this “city within a city.” Your chamber membership can help you create the future while growing your business in a community without parallel.

IN THIS TOGETHER

The Ybor Chamber drives greater success for member businesses by cultivating economic development in our historic district. Networking opportunities include monthly chamber luncheons, evening events, and twice-yearly Business Expos. Gain publicity through our La Setima e-newsletter and website. The Ybor Chamber is open to both local businesses and “aficionados” – interested businesses outside the immediate Ybor City area.

MEMBER BENEFITS INCLUDE

  • Business Listing on Chamber Website
  • Opportunity for listing in the Chamber Directory and the Ybor City Walking Map & Guide for tourism -oriented businesses
  • Centro Ybor Visitor Information Center Promotional Opportunities
  • Electronic Bi-Weekly Newsletter La Setima
  • Chamber Member Referrals
  • Priority enrollment at Philip Shore Arts Magnet School
  • And more!

What your Membership Supports:

  • If you care about the Community of Ybor this is the organization that is it’s Not for Profit Steward, whether you live, work or play in Ybor City;
  • The Chamber is an Advocate for Business on local and national levels on impactful issues;
  • The Chamber is THE Tourism Entity for Ybor City and one of only two National Historic Landmark Districts in Florida.
  1. A dedicated 7 day a week Visitors Information Center with well over 25,000 Visitors a year;
  2. A Chamber produced Walking Map and Guide with over 75,000 State-wide and local Distribution and over a million local, state and international visitors that come to Ybor Annually;
  3. Partnerships with Tourism Entities such as Cruise Ships; Bus Tours; Convention Center, etc.;
  4. Partnerships with Promotional Entities like the Film Commission and production of commercials and photo shoots;
  5. Member of Visit Florida and Visit Tampa Bay
  • The Chamber promotes individual businesses and their events and they reciprocate with promoting Chamber events
  • The Chamber routinely collaborates with Community Groups and their Boards; YCDC, Ybor Merchants Association, GaYBOR, Visit Tampa Bay, Channel District, Downtown Tampa Partnership, etc.
  • The Chamber is a timely Resource for information for Members i.e., Active Shooter; Protestors Rights; and most especially “Disaster Response” to redirect negative press
  • The Chamber Assists Businesses find the resources they need i.e.; Small Business Plan (Entrepreneur Collaborative Center); Incentives (YCDC); Hillsborough County Small Business Association.
  • The Chamber Website is the Number 1 Searched Site for Ybor City; Your business gets listed as well as your events;
  • The Chamber puts out a weekly newsletter with Current Events and Announcements.
  • People do business with people they know and the Chamber provides ample networking and reference opportunities.

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

INDIVIDUAL:  Students, Retired individuals, Community Members

Annual Investment: $80

  • Invited to attend Chamber events and participate in Chamber Committees
  • Weekly e-newsletter and email alerts

 

CORONA or NON-PROFIT LEVEL:  Organizations with 1-50 Employees

Annual Investment: $250

  • Invited to attend Chamber events and participate in Chamber Committees
  • Weekly e-newsletter and email alerts
  • Online member business directory listing with a link
  • Chamber member referrals from residents and visitor inquiries
  • Grand opening, ground breaking and ribbon cutting ceremonies for new and expanding members by request
  • Chamber decal to display at your company which presence will correspond to various promotions
  • Access to Personalized Company Account on Ybors #1 Ranked Website. (provides you with the ability to enhance your profile, add unlimited events to the Chamber Main Calendar; post job openings and advertise hot deals)

 

FLOR DE YBOR:  Organizations with 50+ Employees

Annual Investment: $750

All of the above and:

  • Use of Chamber logo on your company website
  • Free upload of videos to Chamber YouTube Channel

 

LA SETIMA LEVEL:

Annual Investment: $1,250

All of the above and:

  • Two Tickets to Monthly Luncheons

 

MARTI LEVEL:

Annual Investment: $2,500

All of the above and:

  • Two Tickets to the Annual Gala
  • One Ybor After Work Sponsoship Opportunity
  • Company Name recognition as a $1,000 level sponsor of an event

GOLD LEVEL:

Annual Investment: $5,000

All of the above and:

  • Ybor City Chamber of Commerce Member Plaque
  • Priority choice of sponsorship and advertising opportunities
  • Private meeting with the Executive Director
  • Two Tickets to all Twelve Monthly Luncheons
  • 4 seats at the Annual Gala
  • Two Ybor After Work Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Company Name recognition as a $1,000 level sponsor for two events

PLATINUM LEVEL (LIMIT 4):

Annual Investment: $7,500

All of the above and:

  • Upgrade from Two to Four Tickets to all Twelve Monthly Luncheons

DIAMOND LEVEL (LIMIT 2):

Annual Investment: $10,000

All of the above and:

  • Upgrade from Two to Four Tickets to all Twelve Monthly Luncheons
  • Upgrade to 8 seats at the Annual Gala
  • Company Logo Recognition on all signature events

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PROSPECTIVE MEMBERS

Whether you are a startup or a coroportate sponsor learn about what joining the Ybor city chamber can do for you. Learn more about expanding your Business’s customers, community, and outreach.