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The Value of the Chamber

The Chamber can benefit all businesses in this region by influencing and strengthening the region’s economic opportunities; impacting and building a solid business community; creating a climate where businesses can grow and thrive; and connecting you with other businesses, issues, and the region. Listen and see what our members have to say about the Chamber.

Click here to learn how the Chamber can influence and strengthen the region's economic opportunities.

Click here to learn how the Chamber can impact and build a solid business community.

Click here to learn how the Chamber can create a climate where businesses and grow and thrive.

Click here to learn how the Chamber can connect you with other businesses, issues, and the region.

 

What is the Chamber?

The Chamber is a membership organization comprised of local businesses and non-profits. The purpose of the Chamber is to support the community through membership services, political advocacy, and educational initiatives aimed at enhancing the local business environment. Our number one goal is to help area businesses of all sizes grow and prosper. 

The United States Chamber of Commerce has awarded the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce with 5-Star Accreditation for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community.

Of the 7,000 chambers in the United States, less than 70 are Accredited with 5-Stars.  Only four percent of the chambers are accredited at any level.  This places the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce in the top 1% of a very elite group. 

Core Benefits of Membership

Chamber membership is an investment in the local business community and supports our efforts to improve the economic climate of Danville and Pittsylvania County.

We work to attract new businesses and make existing businesses more profitable. We are actively involved in leadership development, workforce development, and education. 

We are a respected voice at the local, state, and federal level when it comes to protecting and promoting free enterprise and minimizing government interference and taxation. 

The Chamber, in partnership with other workforce organizations and agencies, provides the leadership to facilitate the acquisition, development, and retention of a quality workforce that matches employers’ needs.

Networking: 

The Chamber holds regular networking events at various times and locations so that you can meet face to face with fellow business leaders. 

Government Advocacy:

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is a respected voice at the local, state, and federal level for issues surrounding business advocacy.

Credibility:

Demonstrate your commitment to the community by becoming an active part of the vision and strategy of the most influential business organization in our region, the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce. 

Supporting the Local Economy:

Since 1884, our organization has been working to attract new businesses and make existing businesses more profitable. As a regional Chamber, we have been involved in leadership development, workforce development, and education. 

Exposure in the Community:

The Chamber promotes all members in monthly newsletters, membership directories, referrals, visibility on Chamber website, sponsorship opportunities, and numerous events benefitting members of the Chamber. 

Some of these regular events include:

  • Business At Breakfast
  • Business After Hours
  • Young Professionals
  • Trade Show  
  • Shrimp Fest  
  • Leadership Southside 
  • Junior Leadership Southside
  • Golf Outings
  • Forums & Seminars
  • Annual Membership Meeting
  • Annual Awards Dinner