The Alice Ambassadors kicked off their "Sweet of a Deal" membership drive for the Alice Chamber of Commerce.

From Feb. 13 through March 15, business owners and individuals can sign up for a membership.

Fees vary from individual members of $110 and up depending on total employees. 

"By joining the chamber, new members will receive two months of advertising in the chamber's monthly newsletter," said Alice Ambassador president Ofelia Hunter. "Your membership is one way to network and promote your business through chamber activities."

The Chamber serves as the voice of business to promote a positive business environment in the community through cooperative efforts with local governments and other organizations.

Some of the objectives of the Chamber include:

To encourage and advance the growth of existing industries and businesses

To provide assistance for new firms or individuals seeking to locate in Alice area

To serve as liaison with all government, civic and educational entities and law enforcement 

To increase membership and provide quality service

To identify and obtain funds to accomplish objectives of the Chamber of Commerce

For more information on the many benefits and to become a member, contact any Alice Ambassador or call the Chamber at 361-664-3454.