Business GrowthMore in this section >
The Chamber makes business ownership in West Michigan more accessible and rewarding. We work with businesses of all sizes and business owners of all experience levels. With a variety of programs and events, we can help you identify new opportunities to grow and connect you with peers who are excited to advise and support you along the way.
New Member Connections
October 5, 2016 @ 7:30 am
Fall in love with your member benefits at our October breakfast designed just for our newest members in their first year
AdvocacyMore in this section >
Our relentless advocacy supports businesses of all sizes and types. More than 80% of our members are small businesses, so we are especially engaged in influencing policies and practices that save money and lead to job creation. We help our members navigate policies that challenge their industry, and we bring your voice to the table when new opportunities arise.
Issue Summit: Housing A Growing City
October 14, 2016 @ 7:30 am
Grand Rapids is growing. Great news for a vibrant city, but this also creates conversation around housing stock and affordability, and implications for low- and middle-income earners, as well as first-time homebuyers ......
Inclusion & Community LeadershipMore in this section >
We equip talented professionals with intensive training, active networks, and meaningful resources to shape their careers, innovate within their companies, and engage in community change. The Chamber is an ally for your business as you welcome, connect, and engage a diverse and talented workforce.
October 18, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Let's get together for food and fun at a new restaurant in the Creston Neighborhood ......