One unified voice to collaboratively lead, advocate, and influence economic vitality and community development for the Pella area.

From needs to budget size, every business is different. The PACE Alliance offers customized partnership levels to integrate into your business strategies.

Join the PACE Alliance

Questions about investor levels or benefits? Contact Karen, PACE Alliance Executive Director, at Karen@pella.org or 641-628-2626 to discuss this opportunity!

INVESTOR LEVELS

Individual – $150

Individual memberships are for those who are retired or between careers/jobs and want to stay engaged in the business community. There is no business affiliation with this level and benefits are limited.

  • May join one or more of PACE’s working Councils
  • Online Member Directory listing at www.pella.org

Solopreneur – $350 (no employees) or Business – $500 (unlimited employees)

  • Access to 72 networking, educational, and social events
  • Automatic membership to the Greater Des Moines Partnership (access to all events, networking, advocacy, and marketing)
  • Online Member Directory listing at www.pella.org with link to your business’ website/social media platforms
  • An initial set of member labels to target your message to members (primary contact for each business)
  • Post unlimited job openings to www.pella.org
  • Ability to accept Pella Bucks at your business as form of payment from customers
  • Certificate of Origin certification (no fee)
  • Notary services (no fee)
  • Use of PACE Board Room (no fee; based on availability)
  • Discount on your insurance for belonging to an association (check with your insurance agent)
  • Ribbon Cutting by our Dutch Greeters to announce your business (for new business or new member)
  • Open invitation to sponsorship opportunities on all events

Bronze – $1000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Member Spotlight (once per year) to individually feature all Bronze-level members – will appear once in social media posts, on website blog, weekly e-calendar (sent to 3,000+ email addresses), and promotional material
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material – videos, images, print material, etc.
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints

Silver – $2,500

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500  emails)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material – videos, images, print material, etc.
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoint
  • One Silver-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position, chosen from all Silver-level investors on election basis by PACE nominating Committee

Gold – $5,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • One Gold-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position, chosen from all Gold-level investors on election basis by PACE nominating committee
  • Light pole banner around Pella with your company name on it (displays for one year)
  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)

Platinum – $10,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • One Platinum-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position, chosen from all Platinum-level investors on election basis by PACE nominating committee
  • Two tickets to the annual breakfast
  • 50% off ad in Relocation Guide
  • Light pole banner around Pella with your company name on it (displays for one year)
  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)

Elite – $15,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Two Elite Partner representative will occupy a Board of Directors positions, chosen from all Elite-level investors on election basis by PACE nominating committee
  • Of the Elite Partner representatives elected to the Board of Directors, one member will be elected to the Executive Board (elected by the Board of Directors)
  • Community tours for prospective employment candidates
  • Logo on landing page of pella.org
  • Logo in lobby of Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance office on Sponsor Wall
  • One light pole banner around Pella with your company name on it (displays for one year)
  • Four tickets to the annual breakfast
  • 1/2 page ad in Relocation Guide
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)
  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)

Trustee – $30,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • A seat on the Board of Directors
  • Community tours for prospective employment candidates
  • Logo in lobby of Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance office on Sponsor Wall
  • Logo on landing page of PACE website
  • Two light pole banners around Pella with your company name (displays for one year)
  • Reserved table of 8 seats at the annual breakfast
  • ½ page ad and ½ page employer spotlight in the Relocation Guide
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3,500 emails)
  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)