Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce
"Building Healthy Organizations" 

What We Do

The Springfield Black Chamber of Commerce (SBCC) is an organization committed to the economic empowerment of African-American communities throughout Sangamon County.  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.


The SBCC serves as a facilitator to provide guidance regarding business development and management, marketing, and financing as well as providing opportunities for business owners and professionals to exchange information and share ideas.  The SBCC exists to advocate for minority-owned business opportunities, participation, and inclusion in aspects of economic endeavors.


The SBCC is a minority business development organization with a primary objective to economically empower and sustain minority-owned businesses through entrepreneurial and capitalistic activity in Central Illinois communities through advocacy, training, and resource development.