Building & Connecting Businesses, Growing Leaders and Shaping Our Community
Business + Community = Prosperity, Vibrancy & Diversity
- 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
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 grows 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 opportunity for everyone.
Promoting the Community –Partner and build programs that educates our future workforce, develops community leaders, address key community issues and improves 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.