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 Mary, PACE Alliance Membership Director, at Mary@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
  • May attend Quarterly and Annual Meetings
  • Receive online e-newsletter

Business: $500 or Solopreneur: $350 (no employees)

  • Window Cling
  • Ability to utilize Pella Bucks
  • 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 (includes a link to your business’ website/social media platforms)
  • Post unlimited job openings to www.pella.org
  • May join one or more of PACE’s working councils
  • Notary services (no fee)
  • Use of PACE Board Room (no fee; based on availability)
  • Ribbon Cutting by our Dutch Greeters to announce your business becoming a new member of the PACE Alliance
  • May attend Quarterly and Annual Meeting
  • Open invitation to sponsorship opportunities on all events and promotions
  • Discount on your insurance for belonging to an association (check with your insurance agent for details)
  • Receive online e-newsletter

Bronze: $1000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Member Labels: a one-time set of labels for use to target your message to members (upon request; addressed to primary contact for each member)
  • Rotating banner of your company logo on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Member Spotlight (a feature story about your business – a one time feature on social media and in monthly e-newsletter; lives permanently on www.pella.org Blog posts section)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material (videos, images, print material, etc.)
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints
  • One Bronze-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position (chosen from all the Bronze-level investors on an election basis by the PACE Board of Directors Nominating Committee)

Silver: $2,500

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Member Labels: a one-time set of labels for use to target your message to members (upon request; addressed to primary contact for each member)
  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material (videos, images, print material, etc.)
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500  emails)
  • Community Tours (up to 3 complimentary tours/year given to new hires or prospective employees for your business)
  • Feature spotlight in e-newsletter for one month
  • One Silver-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position, chosen from all Silver-level investors on an election basis by the PACE Nominating Committee)

Gold: $5,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Member Labels: a one-time set of labels for use to target your message to members (upon request; addressed to primary contact for each member)
  • Rotating banner of your company logo on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material (videos, images, print material, etc.)
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)
  • One complimentary Light Pole Banner (one banner; displayed around Pella with your company name on it)
  • Complimentary Sponsorship of Quarterly Breakfast (one event; includes mic time, advertising, ability to hand out promotional materials)
  • Community Tours (up to 3 complimentary tours/year given to new hires or prospective employees from your business)
  • One Gold-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position, chosen from all Gold-level investors on an election basis by the PACE Nominating Committee)

Platinum: $10,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Member Labels: a one-time set of labels for use to target your message to members (upon request; addressed to primary contact for each member)
  • Rotating banner on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material (videos, images, print material, etc.)
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)
  • One complimentary Light Pole Banner (one banner; displayed around Pella with your company name on it)
  • Complimentary Sponsorship of Thursdays in Pella (one event; includes mic time, advertising, ability to hand out promotional materials)
  • 50% off a Relocation Guide ad
  • Community Tours (up to 5 complimentary tours/year given to new hires or prospective employees)
  • Two complimentary tickets to the Annual Breakfast
  • One Platinum-level representative will occupy a Board of Directors position (chosen from all Platinum-level investors on an election basis by the PACE Nominating Committee)

Elite: $15,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Member Labels: a one-time set of labels for use to target your message to members (upon request; addressed to primary contact for each member)
  • Rotating banner of your company logo on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material (videos, images, print material, etc.)
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)
  • One complimentary Light Pole Banner (one banner; displayed around Pella with your company name on it)
  • Community Tours (unlimited complimentary tours given to new hires or prospective employees from your business)
  • Four complimentary tickets to the Annual Breakfast
  • Free 1/2 page ad in Relocation Guide
  • Logo on the landing page of www.pella.org
  • Logo in the lobby of Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance office on Sponsor Wall
  • Two Elite-level representatives will occupy a Board of Directors positions (chosen from all Elite-level investors on an election basis by the PACE Nominating Committee)

Trustee: $30,000

All Business Level benefits plus:

  • Permanent seat (as long as a PACE member) on the Board of Directors as a Trustee Level investor 
  • Member Labels: a one-time set of labels for use to target your message to members (upon request; addressed to primary contact for each member)
  • Rotating banner of your company logo on www.pella.org (181,394 unique page views in 2021)
  • Access to use PACE’s promotional material (videos, images, print material, etc.)
  • Logo on Investor Banner display and in slideshows/powerpoints
  • Logo and link on the weekly e-calendar of events (sent to more than 3500 emails)
  • Two complimentary Light Pole Banners (two banners; displayed around Pella with your company name on it; changed annually)
  • Community Tours (unlimited complimentary tours/year given to new hires or prospective employees from your business)
  • Free table and tickets (reserved table of 8 seats) to the Annual Breakfast
  • Permanent job posting spot with logo and link on www.pella.org linked directly to your company’s employment page
  • Free ½ page ad and ½ page Employer Spotlight in Relocation Guide
  • Logo on the landing page of www.pella.org
  • Logo in the lobby of PACE Alliance office on Sponsor Wall