Affinity Partners

To further increase the value of your membership, TCIA has teamed up with several Affinity Partners to bring you cost savings and special services on many important everyday needs. To participate, please see details for each program below.

American Arborist Supplies

Toll Free: 1-800-441-8381
Email: aas@arborist.com
American Arborist Supplies is a leading supplier to the tree care industry, focusing on providing professional quality tools and supplies at the most competitive prices. Offering a wide selection of products, prompt shipping and knowledgeable, friendly sales staff.

Member Benefits: American Arborist Supplies will return to TCIA 5% of the total amount of each member purchase. 2.5% of this amount will be applied as a credit toward the member’s next TCIA renewal dues total, and 2.5% will be applied toward development of safety and educational products and programs for the tree care industry.

Example: If your company purchases $2,000 in products online, American Arborist Supplies will send TCIA a credit of $50 to be deposited into your membership account. Credits will accumulate each time you make a purchase throughout the 12 months of membership, and when you receive your annual renewal invoice, the total credits will be subtracted from your membership dues.

Requirements: In order to receive a dues credit, you must let American Arborist Supplies know you are a member of TCIA and want to take advantage of this program to reduce your dues.

Arbor Tech Supply

Phone: 877-506-TREE (8733)
Arbor Tech Supply is your all-inclusive source for arborist and turf care supplies, backed by a long reputation for quality service.

Member Benefits:  Arbor Tech Supply will return to TCIA 5% of the total amount of each member purchase.  Half of this amount, or 2.5% of the purchase, applies as a credit toward the member’s next TCIA dues renewal. The other half will be applied toward development of safety and educational products for the tree care industry.

Example: If your company purchases $1000 in products from Arbor Tech Supply, a $25 credit is provided to TCIA for credit on your next dues renewal. Another $25 goes to TCIA for program development. The dues credits accumulate through the 12 month membership year and reduce the membership renewal payment.

Requirement: In order to receive these dues credits, members must go to the TCIA Member tab on the Arbor Tech Supply web site and follow the instructions for their online orders.

Market Hardware, Inc.

Phone: 888-262-8761
Email: doug@markethardware.com
Market Hardware provides affordable, professional custom-developed websites specifically designed for tree care professionals. Includes email addresses with your company name, easy tools to make changes anytime, web hosting services, registration with search engines, and more.

Member Benefits: TCIA members receive a $100 discount off a custom website package from Market Hardware. Additionally, Market Hardware, Inc. will return to TCIA 5% of the total amount of each member purchase. 2.5% of this amount will be applied as a credit toward the member’s next TCIA renewal dues total, and 2.5% will be applied toward helping TCIA develop safety and educational programs for the tree care industry. Monthly service charges are not included.

Example: If your company purchases $2,000 in products/services, Market Hardware, Inc. will send TCIA a credit of $50 to be deposited into your membership account. Credits will accumulate each time you make a purchase throughout the 12 months of membership, and when you receive your annual renewal invoice, the total credits will be subtracted from your membership dues.

Requirements: In order to receive a dues credit, you must let Market Hardware, Inc. know you are a member of TCIA and want to take advantage of the Affinity Program to reduce your dues. Visit www.tcia.markethardware.com or call 1-888-262-8761 to learn how they can give your business the credibility it deserves.

Midwest Arborist Supplies

Midwest offers a full line of equipment and supplies for arborists.

Member Benefits: Midwest will return to TCIA 5% of the total amount of each member purchase. 2.5% of this amount will be applied as a credit toward the ,ember’s next TCIA renewal dues total, and 2.5%  will be applied toward helping TCIA develop safety and educational programs for the tree care industry.

Example: If your company purchases $2,000 in products online, Midwest Arborist Supplies will send TCIA a credit of $50 to be deposited into your membership account.  Credits will accumulate each time you make a purchase throughout the 12 months of membership, and when you receive your annual renewal invoice, the total credits will be subtracted from your membership dues.

Requirements: In order to receive a dues credit, your company must order online at Midwest Arborist Supplies website listed above and let them know your company is a TCIA member.

SherrillTree

SherrillTree has a full line of equipment and supplies for arborists.

Member Benefits: SherrillTree will return to TCIA 5% of the total amount of each ,ember purchase. 2.5% of this amount will be applied as a credit toward the member’s next TCIA renewal dues total, and 2.5% will be applied toward helping TCIA develop safety and educational programs for the tree care industry.

Example: If your company purchases $2,000 in products online, SherrillTree will send TCIA a credit of $50 to be deposited into your membership account. Credits will accumulate each time you make a purchase throughout the 12 months of membership, and when you receive your annual renewal invoice, the total credits will be subtracted from your membership dues.

Requirements: In order to receive a dues credit, your company must order supplies online at SherrillTree’s website and click the “I’m a Member” box in the online order form.

Ford & Harrison LLP

Phone: (202)719-2045
Email: glieber@fordharrison.com
Ford & Harrison LLP provides legal services pertaining to labor and employment law issues.  In addition, Ford & Harrison LLP also has significant expertise in health care law, particularly the recently enacted Patient Protection Act. They have 18 locations throughout the country.  Contact Gary Lieber, TCIA’s labor attorney.

Member Benefits: Ford & Harrison LLP will extend to TCIA members and to the Association a 10% discount on fees for all lawyers and paralegals. 

Requirements: When you contact the legal firm, you must let them know that you are an active member of TCIA.