The Washington Chamber of Commerce in Washington, Illinois, advocates, promotes and provides for our members to collectively accomplish what we can’t do individually. Our vision is to have thriving businesses leading a healthy community. The Washington Chamber of Commerce is the motivating force in coordinating, leading and promoting existing business development and tourism. The Chamber strives to enhance the quality of life through programs, services, community development, recognition and pride.
To advocate, promote and provide for our membership to collectively accomplish what we can’t do individually.
Thriving businesses leading a healthy community
Chamber Guiding Policy
Maintain 70/30. The premise is to maintain 70 percent of our focus and time on members and 30 percent on community.
What is a Chamber?
A chamber of commerce is a voluntary business network whose goal is to improve business in the area the chamber represents. Membership of a chamber is voluntary and usually consists of business owners that are committed to helping develop the area. A chamber is financed by the investment of its members by dues and sponsorships.
Who makes up the Washington Chamber of Commerce?
The Washington Chamber of Commerce consists of the chamber membership, an executive board, a board of directors, chamber ambassadors, committee workers, and an office staff.