Welcome To The Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce
The Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce is a 501(c)(3) organization that aims to contribute towards the growth of black businesses in Maryland. We serve to empower and equip black business owners with the right tools and resources to help them grow their businesses.
Our aim is to connect, educate and advocate change for black businesses in Maryland. We are committed to building an infrastructure that enables the black community to start, sustain, and grow successful businesses. Our members benefit from networking opportunities, capital access, professional training, business mentorship, and the advocacy of our board members.
The Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce is for black business owners in Maryland. We value new business owners just as much as we cherish generational business owners. Businesses of all sizes are welcome to join as members.
Join the Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce today and Leverage our platform to accelerate the growth of your business.
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Why Join MBCC?
Meet like-minded people and rub shoulders with thought leaders and top industry experts.
We provide the ideal platform for
you to promote your business.
The MBCC opens doors for
you to meet your elected officials.
Generate revenue for your business through sponsorship and advertising opportunities.
Generate a ton of leads and receive referrals for your business.
Frequently Asked Questions
By signing up your business for the Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce Program, you gain access to many U.S. Chamber member benefits, including:
- Helpful resources with how-to information on topics ranging from setting up to scaling your business.
- Member-to-member discounts help you get access to key services at a reduced price, exclusive to members only.
- Meetings for members are a great way to meet industry leaders and government officials and learn about our new initiatives.
- Member spotlights put all the attention on you by featuring you on our website, on social media, and in our newsletter.
- Advocacy, capital access, sponsorships, and several more opportunities open up for you when you become a member of the Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce.
The Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce charges a nominal annual fee starting at $150 for small businesses with 1–5 employees, going up to $750/year for companies with more than 30 employees. The fee you pay will be used to fund and grow black businesses in Maryland.
The Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce welcomes all types of black businesses, including service-based, product-based, health and wellness, and bricks-and-mortar businesses. We encourage you to become a member and leverage our resources to grow and scale your business.
Every other month, we invite all members to attend orientation and member meetings. These events are attended by government officials, elected officials, business owners, thought leaders, and industry experts. This provides members with a great networking opportunity. These events are free to attend for all MBCC members.