Our vision is to lead the West Michigan business community in creating an exciting, dynamic, top-of-mind region.
Chamber membership means being a visible part of a vibrant, local economy and strong community.
The Grand Rapids Area Chamber is a champion for West Michigan business.
We are driven by that mission, and we proudly serve as the collective voice for our business community.
We’re focused on three mission-based areas to provide the credibility, connections, influence and expertise needed to drive regional growth and success.
In addition, we deliver value to our members and the community at-large by:
- being an invested partner and trusted resource for growing a business in West Michigan
- offering access to a diverse and rich network for building connections and relationships
- creating places for people to come together to share ideas, insights, and expertise
- developing diverse talent and empowering leaders and community trustees
- facilitating vital partnerships and conversations needed to make a positive impact in our community
- leading the charge on long-term initiatives that drive West Michigan’s economic prosperity and create regional success
- advocating for public policies at the local, state, federal levels that shape a pro-business environment