Council of Chambers

Council of Chambers (COC) Purpose

The Council of Chambers is a body of representatives from each local black chamber of commerce and African American organization within the state of California and a division of the California Black Chamber of Commerce with the following mission:

  • To improve lines of communication in within and through all organizations in order to develop contracting and procurement opportunities for their members

  • To improve opportunities to develop programs and events that will positively impact community economic development

  • To promote stability among member organizations

  • To provide leadership to align each local chamber with the activities of other local chambers

  • To promote economic development and rebuild communities

  • Develop ad hoc committees to provide fundraising that would support local chamber programs and events

  • To support the vision and mission of the California Black Chamber of Commerce