Why should I join the SMA?
There are many reasons to join the SMA. They fall into three main categories:
To benefit from strength in numbers: Your money and your voice goes further when combined with other members.
To support the village community: By getting involved and supporting the numerous events and activities that the SMA lays on each year can raise your profile in the village and draw business to you. It gives you great exposure at a very low cost.
To save money: Your membership dues are tiny in comparison to the value of the discounts that you can achieve and the costs you can avoid by using the services of our partners.
1. A VOICE IN THE COMMUNITY
The SMA is a key stakeholder for the City of Richmond and a focal point for all matters that impact life in the village. Have your voice heard more clearly by joining the SMA and discussing issues that concern your business.
2. COMMUNITY EVENTS
The SMA organizes and hosts a number of seasonal events specifically intended to draw shoppers to the village.
3. MEDIA EXPOSURE
The combined buying power of the SMA and the partnership that we have with local print media means that our advertising dollars go further.
4. BUSINESS SERVICES
Through an ever-growing discount package the SMA offers its members outstanding value on services and products that will help you to grow your business and your profits.
5. MANY MORE BENEFITS