Our Chamber is here to support and market local businesses and help the community.
The Southeast Dallas Chamber of Commerce - The Power to Connect Business and Community
Southeast Dallas is one of the original areas settled in Dallas County, with roots tracing back to the early 1800s. So it makes sense that it should also have one of the most established and trusted Chambers of Commerce in North Texas. For over 50 years, the Southeast Dallas Chamber of Commerce has worked diligently to improve the quality of life and business in Southeast Dallas and the surrounding areas.
Jennifer Arthur, Executive Director
Southeast Dallas Chamber of Commerce
Council Member Jaime Resendez
Our Role in Supporting your Company
The important work of the Chamber continues today as it works to nurture and support a positive, healthy environment that provides the greatest opportunity for quality businesses to grow and prosper and to be responsible and giving members of the community they do business with and in. In short, The Southeast Dallas Chamber of Commerce provides you the business owner, with the support and tools you need to be successful. We provide you with the "Power to Connect Your Business to the Community,” and we’ve been doing that for over 50 years! What follows is a list of just some of the many benefits, services, and programs of the Southeast Dallas Chamber of Commerce:
Business workshops on dozens of topics including Financial Planning, Human Resources, Marketing, Safety, Construction, Code Enforcement, etc.
Hundreds of discounts from other members offered only to chamber members
Provide a resource directory of vendors and services available to businesses
Bi-lingual translation services
Group purchasing discounts
Access to meeting and conference facilities with Audio/Visual equipment support
Access to group employee health insurance coverage
Support for and guidance through zoning and code enforcement issues
A unified, group representation on issues affecting business in S.E. Dallas
Hosting "Town Hall" meetings with city, state, and even federal officials
Our Role in Marketing Your Business
Provide essential business to business networking opportunities through meetings, luncheons, mixers, etc.
Provide opportunities for exposing your business to other business and the community through monthly electronic newsletters, direct mail campaigns, community events and sponsorships and more
Web links from the Chamber's website to your website
The first option to sponsor chamber-produced community events
Co-operative group pricing with media outlets
Ribbon cuttings and anniversary celebrations
Assistance with media events & the creation and distribution of press releases
Chamber meetings, luncheons, mixers, etc. at your place of business
Our Role in the Community
Production and sponsorship of over a dozen major community-wide events and programs that support a stronger, healthier Southeast Dallas.
Sponsorship of youth education programs for pre-school to high school aged children
Support for family services including food, shelter, clothing, counseling, rehabilitation, etc.
Support and sponsorship of both merchant & neighborhood crime watches
Support and sponsorship of community beautification projects including trash collection, graffiti abatement, code enforcement, etc.
Support for Southeast Dallas educators with special recognition, including the annual "Principal of the Year" award
Support for Southeast Dallas police officers and fireman, with special recognitions including the annual "Officer & Firefighter of the Year Awards"
Provide scholarships to high school seniors in Southeast Dallas, toward continuing their education into college
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