SOUTHEAST CHICAGO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
History of the Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce
The Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization under the internal revenue code as a 501(c) 6 status. In 1970 a group of business owners from Chicago formed the Chamber. The group seen a strong need for someone to lead and coordinate the businesses in the community. The organization also started the business to help black businesses become self-sufficient and available to one another to develop a strong bond with a common goal to enhance economic opportunities.