THE CHAMBER: We mean business!
The Chamber (Schertz-Cibolo-Selma Area) is a Three Star Accredited Chamber of Commerce, a status that lists it as one of the best-run Chambers in America. Awarded this designation by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, this includes our Chamber in the top 3% of Chambers in the nation! Accreditation is one of the highest honors bestowed on Chambers that support pro-growth and economic policies at the federal, state and local levels.
The Chamber is your partner and advocate for better business, better community and better connection to your target audience. Through our relationships and communication with elected officials, municipal entities, military liaisons, and district educators, we are here to improve the business environment and connect your business with the resources you need to impact your future and community.The Chamber acts as a catalyst for business and community alike and is committed to the growth of our Member businesses and supporting small business entrepreneurship.
Networking opportunities include our monthly luncheons, mixers,and Coffee at The Chamber. Specific marketing opportunities are offered through our Annual Directory, website listings, and individual business Chamber websites. Still more avenues of one on one connections are supported through our special committees and programs such as our Ambassadors, hYPer (young professionals group), MAC (Military Affairs Committee) and Leadership CORE program. These programs give our Members the unique opportunity to actively participate within The Chamber process to build stronger ties with new and upcoming businesses as well as forge business to business partnerships.
The Chamber also partners with our Chamber Member cities in their annual events as well as hosting Meet the Candidate forums, Health and Wholeness Fairs,Taste of the Town and our newest event, the RE/MAX Skylight Balloon Fest - the area's first competitive and family friendly hot air balloon festival!. The Chamber also gives back to the community through annual fundraisers such as our Caterpillar Chamber Bowl, food drives and donations to organizations such as DECA, Schertz Area Senior Center, RACAP Food Pantry, and Project Graduation.
The Chamber of Commerce is not a department of the city, county, state or federal government but a non-profit 501C-6.We are fiscally supported by our Members who, in doing this, are investing in not only the local community but also their fellow business men and women as well.
The Chamber is a proud member of:
Awards and Recognitions
- 3-Star Accreditation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce - March 2018
- "Best Social Media" - Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives June 2017
- Named by San Antonio Business Journal – “Largest San Antonio Chambers of Commerce” 2013- 2018
- Named by Primetime Newspaper/Northeast Herald – “Best Civic Club in the Metrocom” 2013
- Winner of Best New Program from Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives 2012 – hYPer (helping Young Professional entrepreneurs’ resource)