The African American Chamber of Commerce of Oregon strives for an enhanced economic base, better capitalized businesses and equitable participation, for all minorities, within the economic mainstream.


The Chamber has been the catalyst for successful joint venture partnerships, bridging and building professional relationships for business owners, entrepreneurs and students - of all colors.  We reach across all minority and majority communities.

The advocacy role that the Chamber plays in numerous arenas influences key decision makers in both the public and private sectors.

The African American Chamber of Commerce is designed to meet community needs.

  • It is a voluntary organization of individuals and businesses who band together to advance the commercial, financial, industrial and civic interests of the community.
  • It is a civic clearinghouse, a public relations counselor, a legislative representative at the local, state and national levels of government.

The Chamber is an information bureau and a research / promotional medium.