Welcome to the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce

The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry has been serving its members and the local business community since 1911 as the voice of business in Bellingham and Whatcom County. The Chamber is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit that promotes a strong local economy; provides programs and events for its members; facilitates factually based dialog between business, the government and the community; and represents business interests with government and the community. The Chamber is involved in many issues that affect your business in Bellingham/Whatcom County.  A strong Chamber means a stronger business community, planned economic growth, and a sustained quality of life.

News From the Chamber

WCC named among nation’s top community colleges

2/4/16 Aspen Prize nomination honors performance in key student outcomes Whatcom Community College is one of nine community and technical colleges in Washington named among [...]

Local Author to Talk on Internationally Best Selling Book

1/29/16 Robin Robertson, local author of International Best Selling book “Healthy Knees Cycling” will give a talk about how to reduce knee pain and keep [...]

Speaker series addresses housing issues

Chamber Speaker Series features: Housing Panel: Affordable housing, accessible housing and homelessness in our community In an effort to meet the needs of our community the [...]

Leadership Whatcom accepting applications

Enrollment is open for Leadership Whatcom, a program of the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry designed to cultivate the next generation of community leaders. [...]

Get up to $1500 for your storefront from the DBP

12/15/15 GIVE YOUR STOREFRONT THE DETAILS YOU'VE ALWAYS WANTED Have you been dreaming of remodeling the front of your business but just don't have the [...]

Volunteer Center merges with Opportunity Council

12/15/15 The Whatcom Volunteer Center programs and staff are becoming a department of the Opportunity Council. Randy Carroll, Interim Executive Director of the Volunteer Center, had [...]

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