BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP
The AACCSA offers valuable membership benefits, including:
The support you provide the AACCSA translates into legislative and political advocacy for our members and our community. The AACCSA co-sponsors candidate’s forums, debates and voter registration initiatives to ensure that our issues and concerns are addressed by local and State candidates. The AACCSA meets with government officials to discuss legislation that impacts African American businesses.
Receive direct business referrals from the AACCSA that will have knowledge of you and your business. The AACCSA can match you with business people who are seeking your products and/or services. We provide your company with the opportunity to increase its exposure and gain information to successfully grow your business. Inquiries directed to the AACCSA for products and services are referred only to the member within the organization.
ENTREPRENEUR EDUCATION AND TRAINING
The AACCSA sponsors numerous seminars and educational programs, ranging from access to capital, navigating government rules and policy, and marketing strategies. Education and training provide our members the opportunity to gain critical business insights, procurement strategies, certification consulting and details on how to write effective business plans.
BUSINESS NETWORKING & BUSINESS PARTNERSHIPS
Networking is vital to successful business growth. Your NET WORTH is heavily dependent on your NETWORK. The AACCSA Business Mixers, which feature guest speakers and workshops, are held monthly. These events give members the opportunity to establish personal as well as professional relationships with others who share mutual goals. Not only will you meet potential new clients, you’ll promote your products and services and develop lasting relationships. The AACCSA encourages and promotes networking with other African American Chambers, including the Alamo City Black Chamber of Commerce and other minority chambers throughout Texas.