About the Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce

Since March 7, 1907, the Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce has served the needs of the business community in Delaware County. Today, with more than 400 members, the Chamber brings a business perspective to initiatives throughout Delaware County, and works with local organizations and government entities to ensure that Delaware County continues to be one of the fastest-growing areas of the County.

 

Governed by a Board of Directors representing businesses and organizations and elected by our Stakeholders, the Chamber seeks to serve needs of home-based businesses, small and emerging businesses and the powerhouse industries that create our dynamic and ever-changing business community.

Our Vision

The Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce shall be the region’s business leader and business community voice.

Our Mission

The Chamber serves as the visionary leader for programs and services benefiting our members by promoting and advocating a favorable business climate, quality of life and the orderly growth and development of the Delaware area community

 

Our Values

  • We will treat all of our relationships with honesty, respect and fairness; 

  • We will be actively involved in our community and will be leaders in identifying and addressing issues of community and regional concern; 

  • We will foster partnerships to improve the economic well-being and quality of life in the community; 

  • We will hold the business needs of our membership to be our highest priority; 

  • We will remain committed to fostering a rich sense of community and an unrivaled quality of life; 

  • We will stay connected to our membership - communicating information and opportunities to our members, public policy leaders, and the residents of the greater Delaware community; 

  • We will be an inclusive organization, sustaining a diverse membership by welcoming all interested parties to become involved and encouraging a variety of thoughts and viewpoints; and 

  • We will be trustworthy and responsible stewards of the Chamber’s funds, seeking to direct resources with wisdom and integrity.  

Our Policy Agenda

Our Bylaws