Saugatuck-Douglas Area Business Association
PO Box 221 Saugatuck, MI 49453
EMAIL FOR INFO
Dear Prospective Member,
Thanks for your interest in becoming a member of SDABA. We are an all-volunteer organization representing the communities of Saugatuck, Douglas, and the immediate area. Membership brings with it many perks and benefits that are available to you.
Any time of the year is a good time to join SDABA. We are a volunteer organization and we are only as strong and effective as our membership allows.
Who can join?
Any business or non-profit organization located in the Saugatuck/Douglas area or doing business in the area can become a member.
What does it cost?
Regular membership is $300 per year, $50 per year for non-profits. Promotional events such as Music In The Park, Sidewalk Sale and Christmas Events are self-supporting and require a minimal contribution toward advertising.
Why do I want to join?
Free exposure in our Brochure. You are included in our customer friendly, pocket or purse, brochure. Over 200 area businesses and services are listed in this very functional brochure. In 2017, we distributed 70,000 brochures that were through member businesses, the information booth, the U.S. mail upon request, and in Welcome Centers throughout Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, and Ohio as well as major event information boths throughout Michigan ie: Holland Tulip Festival, Traverse City Cherry Festival and The Annual Ann Arbor Art Fair. (Deadline to be included in brochure – March 15th., 2019.)
Free exposure on our website (www.saugatuckdouglas.com). New Website launched April 2018, with more comprehensive listings, mobile capability and steering your business to the top of google maps and searches!
Free Advertising Campaigns SDABA offers 10 FREE E-blast advertisng campaigns per member per year with Social Media follow up blasts. Our newsletter subscription and email lists reaches tens of thousands of potential customers that are specifically interested in our content.
Listing on the Kiosk Maps located in downtown Saugatuck and Douglas.
Free business education opportunities. SDABA offers business education courses free to members on subjects of interest to members and their employees.
Insurance – Preferred rates rates on Priority Health Care Coverage and Business Property, Liability, Work Comp plus Auto (through authorized member agents.)
Membership helps support SDABA sponsored community events which in turn helps us present a vibrant community to consumers.
Member comments through surveys and participation in meetings make a difference.
You will be invited to network with your fellow business owners through regular social events with food and refreshments as well as business meetings.
Finally, your membership is important to the business cycle of life.
Whether your business caters to tourists or not, a strong business community is important to the success of every business in our area. So join today and get involved.
For questions and other information, call 269-857-1626.
No questions? Complete the form (a printable version is available on-line-use the link below) and join now by mailing it with your check to PO Box 221, Saugatuck, 49453!
CLICK HERE to download the printable membership form….