About

MISSION

Building & Connecting Businesses, Growing Leaders and Shaping Our Community

VISION

Business + Community = Prosperity, Vibrancy & Diversity


Advance Tigard

Guiding Principles

  • Transparency —Establish open communication & trust within our community
  • Integrity  —We keep our word, do what we say, and speak the truth kindly to all
  • Equity — Partner & support initiatives that create an equitable community for all
  • Collaboration —Achieve strategic goals through relationships with members,  organizations, volunteers, and staff
  • Leadership —Be an organization that is viewed as a leader in the community

Our Purpose

The Tigard Chamber exists to be a:

  • Catalyst for business growth
  • Convener of leaders & influencers
  • Champion for stronger Communities

Five Core Objectives

  • Building a Strong Local Economy
    Help create a vibrant, & diverse entrepreneurial environment within Tigard through key programs, partnerships, and alliances, that grow and retains current business, to attract, launch and sustain new business.
  • Provide Opportunities to Build Business Relationships
    Be the Go-To organization within Tigard for businesses to build relationships and gain exposure through a unique mix of programs, networking events, and marketing tools that provide opportunities for everyone.
  • Promoting the Community
    Partner and build programs that educate our future workforce, develop community leaders, address key community issues, and improve business and community quality of life.
  • Represent the Voice of Business with Government
    Grow the voice of business within Tigard for increased impact at city, county, state, and federal  legislative levels
  • Political Action
    Evaluate and take positions on legislation impacting business, interview and endorse business-friendly candidates, to foster an economy that benefits business and the entire community.