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Programs & Events

In business for business. When it comes to advocating to protect the interests of your organization and supporting your company's success, the Greater Vancouver Chamber of  Commerce means business.  You can rely on GVCC for networking, business advocacy, regulatory compliance, management training, leadership iniatives, community information, and more.

GVCC members have access to a variety of programs designed to build your business profile and increase your visibility.


  • SW Washington Leads & Needs Networking
  • Business After Hours
  • B.A.S.H. (Business and Social Hour)
  • The Resource Network
  • Shop Local Business Showcase
  • GVCC's Annual Golf Tournament
  • Ladies on the Links
  • Business & Leadership Awards
  • Annual Officier Installation Event
  • Chamber Ambassador Holiday Luncheon
  • Legislative Outlook Breakfast
  • Economic Forecast Breakfast
  • Legislative Review Luncheon


Business Services:

  • Retrospective rating program – L&I Pool
  • Certificates of Origin
  • Member referrals
  • Small Business Saturday Program
  • Home Based/Small Business Series
  • Small Business Week
  • Various Technology Events and Programs
  • Professional name badges
  • Directory listing
  • Job Fit Assesment (webbased) for HR Departments

Marketing & Advertising Opportunities

Did you know that more than 85 percent of Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce members are small businesses? The Chamber offers its members numerous low-cost advertising opportunities in a myriad of high-profile locations:

  • Bi-Monthly "Vancouver VISION Magazine"
  • Website advertising
  • BusinessMatters weekly e-news
  • Annual Membership Directory
  • Event sponsorship





 The Greater Vancouver Chamber is the premier business group in Southwest Washington. The value of our membership has been realized many times over through the Chamber’s business, legislative, and networking efforts. And, of course, Chamber members support each other’s businesses, making the networking bonds solid and long-term. I really can’t fathom any viable business NOT being a Chamber member.

 ~Carol Keljo, Security Signs 


Public Affairs

  • Representation on City, County & State Issues
  • Public Affairs Committee
  • Advocacy Forum
  • Legislative Outlook Breakfast
  • Candidates Forums
  • Business Interest Groups
  • Task Forces
  • Issues Tracking & Information