Benefits of Membership - Show Up and Succeed! Do let your ad in the Directory work for you. However, if you want to get the full bang for your buck and reap the rewards of ever increasing business and personal support, PARTICIPATE. You are the best ambassador of your business. Join fellow GSDBA members in promoting business while being recognized as a community business leader standing for quality services and products, integrity and concern for the rights of all people.
How Membership Works for You
- All GSDBA members are automatically members of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) with access to financial support, business advocacy and contract opportunities. If your business listing appears in this Directory, it will not only be posted for a year on the GSDBA web site, but also on the NGLCC site.
- GSDBA is a Community Partner with the Small Business Administration; membership includes special access to SBA programs and to SCORE.
- The Directory, with a circulation of 30,000, is distributed at large community events and 120 locations which are replenished monthly.
- Place an ad or an insert in the Community Connection newsletter.
- Web site member presence and ad opportunities continue to grow.
GSDBA is your entrée to the growing San Diego LGBT market.
- Join one of the seven powerful and successful Business Networking Groups (BNGs) that meet weekly to work for group businesses.
- Increase your visibility while supporting GSDBA by bringing your skills and enthusiasm to one of the Association committees including Membership, Programs, Ambassadors, Corporate Outreach and Business Development.
- Be a Corporate Partner or an Event Sponsor and reap the benefits of supporting the work of GSDBA and receiving extensive promotion and visibility for your business.
- If you know anything about GSDBA, you know members love to socialize and network at monthly mixers that draw 200+ enthusiastic business owners and professionals.
As you can see, membership has it's privileges. Join Today!