What is the Chamber of Commerce?
A Chamber of Commerce is a coalition of area businesses, industries, organizations, and professionals who pool their
talents and resources to improve the economic, civic, and cultural climate of the area. Businesses, organizations,
and individuals are all eligible to belong to the chamber of commerce. Dues are structured so even the smallest
business can be a member. The Chamber is an advocate and service organization for business. It provides
a venue through which business professionals can take effective action for the progress and growth of their
Celebrating over 30 years of moving business forward, the Woodridge Area Chamber of Commerce has been serving the
community since 1978. The dynamic and growing membership consists of businesses, organizations, and involved citizens.
The mission of the Woodridge Area Chamber of Commerce is to build a solid partnership with our members that promotes a
strong and growing community.
Why should you become a member of your Chamber of Commerce?
How does the Chamber of Commerce work for me?
- You have access to one of the most efficient, effective networking systems available to promote
your business and expand your customer base.
- Chamber membership can boost your community image and increase your sales. A recent national survey
found that consumers are 63% more likely to buy from Chamber members (read more
about this study).
- The Chamber works tirelessly to promote members and can provide you with resources and
referrals to grow your business.
- Membership allows you to shape your community by participating in projects and special task groups which
apply business-oriented solutions to community concerns; you become part of an organization with a strong
credible voice for business, industry, and other professionals.
The Woodridge Area Chamber of Commerce President & CEO and staff devote their efforts to build a strong
organization and carry out the policies determined by the Board of Directors to best represent the interests of the membership.