What We Do

About Us

Our Mission

Creating connections that strengthen member businesses and stimulate regional prosperity.
Chamber Members Shaking Hands
2020 Chamber of the Year Winner

2020 Chamber of the Year Winner

About the Chamber

Founded in 1917, the Effingham County Chamber is the county's leading advocate and champion for business. The Chamber works to create a climate of growth and success in our community by providing leadership opportunities as well as volunteer programs and business-building initiatives that focus on the critical priorities of Effingham County businesses. By leveraging the support, talent, and resources of our members, the Effingham County Chamber is leading efforts to achieve business success and community growth.

Core Chamber Values


We will deliver quality services and programs so that our relationships with our members will be solid and long-lasting. Our Board members, Ambassadors, and Staff will provide outstanding service to all with whom we come in contact.


We will focus on the needs of our members and customers and find ways to provide programs, services and benefits that are cost-effective, beneficial and convenient. We will respond to our members and the community with commitment, results and quality.

Unifying voice for business

We will build and enhance relationships and partnerships within the organization and community as a core value of membership and to solve problems and capitalize on opportunities.

Visionary Leadership

We will be future oriented in our thinking, decision making and programming. We will approach change and challenges as an opportunity to encourage an environment of innovation and individual creativity.

Fair business practices and ethics

Trust, open communication, integrity, personal accountability and initiative are critical to our organization's success. We respect every individual and support their personal & professional growth and development.

Open, Accessible & Informative

We are open to new ideas and create an environment in which members can learn from and with each other. We will share our skills and resources for the benefit of our members and the community.

Get to Know Us.

Meet the Staff, Board, and Ambassadors who work together to make the Chamber great.

Our People

Our Investors

The Chamber continues to thrive because of the generous support of our capital investors.

Capital Investors

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