We Are Pro-Business, and We Value Community
Simply put, we are the only business that is in business for business!
The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce, is a pro-business economic support organization for ALL of Anderson County. All of our programs, projects and initiatives serve the community, its businesses and their professionals. We serve Anderson, Belton, Honea Path, Iva, Pelzer, Pendleton, Powdersville, Starr, West Pelzer and Williamston.
Our values include small business development, the assistance to a qualified and skilled workforce through our talent attraction efforts, minimal interference and proper support from government regarding small business efforts and our members.
Since our establishment in 1903, we have always been a leader in supporting and promoting the Anderson community. From campaigning to the creation of Anderson University, and the formation of the Anderson County Library to sponsoring the first unit of the Anderson County Hospital; we have had a passion for keeping Anderson moving forward for over 100 years.
Businesses, organizations and diverse individuals invest in membership with our organization. They value our credibility and recognition given to them. Our Board of Directors is governed by a distinguished, community-invested group of professionals who live, work, play and do business in the Anderson area. Staff and volunteers are excited about the economic strength and the vitality of the continued growth of Anderson County.
The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce is the largest business organization in Anderson County, serving over 800 businesses and organizations.
We Advocate. We Connect. We Promote. We Inform.
The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce works daily to build, facilitate and manage programs and events that help businesses succeed. We remain active in areas including economic development, regional initiatives, membership benefits, quality of life, and business advocacy.