About the Chamber

Westbrook & Co., Chamber Member of the Year

When you become a chamber member, you invest in the future of the business community and ensure that the Chamber keeps working towards its mission … working together in advancing the growth and general welfare of business in Richmond and expanding community pride. The Richmond Chamber works for every individual, business and profession in the community. Everyone benefits from the work of the Chamber of Commerce.

Build your business by helping us build your community. If you are not already a Chamber member, please consider joining with our convenient online membership application, located here.

The Chamber maintains a 12-member board of directors elected by the general membership. These, along with the executive director, are responsible for the Chamber’s operation. Each member elected to the board serves a three-year term. The Board of Directors meets the third Thursday of each month.

Chamber Motto

Maintaining a strong local economy
Promoting the Community
Providing business networking opportunities

Chamber Activities

Chamber Business Fair

Business activities supported by the Chamber include activities such as Business After Hours and Quarterly member Luncheons. Click here for Chamber events calendar. The Chamber also publishes a monthly newsletter promoting local businesses and the community. Click here for our latest newsletter.

Social activities supported by the Chamber include the Mushroom Festival, recognizing area farmers with a Farmer Appreciation Dinner, Christmas Extravaganza and decorating the town for season events. Click here for information on major events in Richmond.

For information regarding advertising for future newsletters and/or e-blasts, contact The Richmond Chamber of Commerce, 816-776-6916, or fax 816-776-6917.