We are a private non-profit organization committed to helping you promote, sustain, and grow your business.
WE SUPPORT OAKLAND BUSINESSES!
As a member of the Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce, you have a partner that is committed to helping you promote, sustain, and grow your business. We accomplish this in two ways:
(1) We provide you with programs, services, and resources that you can put to direct use in making your company more successful.
(2) We work hard to create a strong economic environment—one in which all businesses, and especially minority businesses, can thrive and prosper.
Here is what you gain when you invest in an OAACC membership:
ADVOCACY/PUBLIC POLICY: Have access to decision-makers and make your voice heard as OAACC works to influence public policy on issues and initiatives that impact your business.
EDUCATION: Sharpen your competitive edge by enrolling in OAACC’s classes, workshops, and seminars, designed to enable entrepreneurs to build their skills and grow their businesses.
INFORMATION: Learn about developments in the business world that affect you through our news updates. Use the OAACC website to connect with a wealth of up-to-date information and member resources that can benefit your business.
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE: Get hands-on help that can lead to improvements in your operations and set the stage for your business to prosper.
NETWORKING: Make contacts by attending OAACC’s networking events, and build valuable relationships with colleagues, clients, and customers.
MARKETING AND PROMOTION: Promote your business through such vehicles as the OAACC website and advertising opportunities on KICU-TV36 and the KTVU.com website.
BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Take advantage of referrals, procurement information, and other business expansion opportunities that OAACC promotes exclusively for its members.