Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce
"Building Healthy Organizations"
Where "Building Healthy Organizations" Is Our Priority!
The Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce (SBCC) is an organization committed to the economic empowerment of African-American communities throughout Central Illinois. The SBCC also provides opportunities for business owners and other professionals to network and develop an awareness of business products and services. The SBCC is also focused on building healthy and prosperous organizations through education, advocacy, public and private partnerships, and access to resources.
Quantum Growth Partnership
The Quantum Growth Partnership (Q5) is the economic development arm of The
Chamber. Public, private, and nonprofit sectors have come together with the following
goal: to grow Sangamon County by improving our ability to create jobs, attract talent,
and make capital investment. The second five-year cycle of Q5 began in 2012. We
remain committed to Sangamon County's long-term prosperity and vitality through the
five key strategies of Q5. Each strategy is led by a Q5 council.
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Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
The Springfield Project, together with the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, the Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce, and a consortium of organizations will lead a multi-pronged approach of demolition, land banking, rehabilitation, and new construction in East Springfield Illinois.
Read more about the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)...
Minority Loan Program
The Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce (SBCC), in collaboration with The Springfield Project, offers SBCC members access to a Micro Loan Program.
Find out more about the Minority Loan Program...
The SBCC Education Link
The Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce (SBCC) is working to provide members with the latest information to support organizational stability. SBCC offers various seminars and training opportunities aid in the continued growth and development of member organizations.
Read more about the SBCC Education Link...
Other state-wide seminar and training efforts that might be useful for our membership are listed on our website on the "Area-Wide link for unaffiliated area-wide seminars and trainings...