Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce
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“8 Counties Strong”
Welcome to Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce
The Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerece was founded in 2021. It is a member of the Alabama State Black Chamber of Commerce Network.
The Alabama State Black Chamber of Commerce Network consists of the ASBCC, Birmingham Metro Black Chamber of Commerce, Mobile Area Black Chamber of Commerce, Huntsville Metro Black Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Alabama Black Chamber of Commerce, River Region Black Chamber of Commerce, East Alabama Black Chamber, and the Tuscaloosa Black Chamber of Commerce.
Our mission is to build, support, and promote economic development and growth for our businesses, nonprofits, churches, and our communities in the Wiregrass area. We are 8 County Strong: Pike, Henry, Houston, Covington, Coffee, Dale, Geneva, and Barbour.
“8 Counties Strong”
News & Events
On September 23rd, 2023 the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce held their first ever Business Expo in Dothan, Alabama at the Dothan Housing Authorities Event Room. The event featured business from around the Wiregrass Area, Guest Speaker Maurice Scott an Attorney & President/owner of Credit USA and TV Personality from OWN Music was provided by the 2-2-5 Uptown Band. Sponsors of the event included Dothan Housing Authority, Alabama State Chamber of Commerce, SBDC Alabama Auburn, Wells Fargo Bank, Dream Center, and the NAACP Economic Development Program.
On July 26 – 27, 2023, the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce held a Quickbooks Training. The goal was to show businesses how to properly setup Quickbooks and to help them track and present their finacial reports better. This would help them manage their businesses better and help the obtain funding by being able to show properly prepared financial reports. The training was sponsored by the Alabama State Black Chamber of Commer and QuickBooks. The presenter handling the training was CWJ Group of Semmes, Alabama.
On June 15th and 16th Members of the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce attended the Alabama State Black Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneurs & Innovation Conference Summer 2023. The event was held at the Historic Ensley Entertainment District, Tuxedo Ballroom, 2001 Avenue D, Birmingham, AL 35218. The conference featured several speakers from different industries and representatives from Valley bank, PNC Bank, SBDC, Alabama Power, Hope Foundation, and more.
On December 17th, 2022 at 4 p.m. The Community Cultural Learning Center of Troy Alabama hosted its First Annual Kwanzaa Celebration. Directors Anthony and Belinda Askew invited Ms. Ada Berry(Chairwoman) and The Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce to assist in the planning and preparation of this momentous occasion. Kwanzaa is an African American holiday observed by African communities throughout the world that celebrates Family, Community, and Culture. Surrounding Communities learned, participated, and helped celebrate Kwanzaa.
On December 10, 2022, the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce held it’s first Ribbon Cutting for a new member. The member was Mrs. Mary Walker with Elite Tax Solutions. This was also her Grand Opening. There was food, representatives from the community, and more. Members of the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce gave Mrs. Mary Walker a certificate and welcomed everyone and thanked them for coming.
On December 7, 2022, the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce held an informational in Troy, Alabama at the South Alabama Electric. The Community was invited to learn about USDA Technical and Financial Assistance. James W. Ford of Square O. Consulting LLC provided information on what was available to individuals with land who wished to utilize it for farming and much more.
On October 29, 2022, the Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce leaders attended a meeting in Troy Alabama to discuss holding a Kwanzaa Community Wide event in hopes to build more awareness about Kwanzaa and get more participation from families in the community.
The Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization. Your support will help us continue providing services and programs to the community. You may send a Check made out to “Wiregrass Black Chamber of Commerce” to P.O. Box 103, Brundidge AL 36010-0103 or send funds via Cash App $WiregrassBlkchamber.
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Troy, AL 36081
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