Black Women Connect GR


About Black Women Connect GR
Black Women Connect GR is an affinity group of the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce which offers opportunities for African American women to meet with each other and develop meaningful relationships both professionally and personally.

Black Women Connect GR events are designed for professional black women at all career levels, representing a diversity of corporations, small businesses, and public and non-profit organizations.

Join the conversations in the Facebook group! To find out more or get involved, email

“I have been waiting for a group like this in Grand Rapids all my life! This is truly a way to put GR front and center. Bravo to the Chamber staff for a very productive and energizing gathering.”
— Melvene Tardy, Partners for a Racism-Free Community

Premier Sponsor

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Event Underwriter

Huntington Bank

Chamber Champions

Haworth Spectrum Health Steelcase