Member Organization

Regional Black Chamber of Commerce SFV
Members: 100
Org. Type: Chamber of Commerce

Contact information:
16133 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA 91436
(818) 377-7424
(818) 464-3484

Primary Contact:
M.C. Townsend


WHO WE ARE Regional Black Chamber of Commerce SFV is a strong association of successful business owners, professionals and entrepreneurs. Our mission is assist its 300- base members of small, minority and women-owned businesses in Strategically gaining economic empowerment and social equality, thru access & visibility, while providing access to capital, power networking and marketing collaboration Where WeAre The Regional Black Chamber of Commerce (RBCC) located in Encino, Ca in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, and it encompasses over 35 cities, 5 empowerment zones ranging from the central & West SFV, to East valley, to Burbank Glendale, Santa Clarita /Valencia to west side of LA Metro to include Inglewood to Marina Del Rey. RBCC corporate offices in based in Encino, Calif, but we are effective statewide. What We Do The RBCC host the largest business mixer in the valley annually, plus *(6) Professional Business workshops, VIP luncheons, and Awards Dinner which honors a small business as Business of the Year. We have created an educational, and political advocacy, and intern'l trade committee to further extend our reach of the organization. The Regional Black Chamber was recognized by the California State Black Chamber of Sacramento, which boasts a growing membership of over 65,000, also honored and recognized by the Mayor of Los Angeles, State Board of Equalization, Ca. State Senate, Ca State Assembly, and other local community groups Value of What We Do The Regional Black Chamber was founded just 6 short years ago, and to date has become one of the most active and visible vehicles for economic empowerment for its members. When important business related issues are raised or events occur that will contribute to the growth and success of a member, most assuredly, the RBCC will have a presence there. I.e.. National Supplier and Diversity conference, Green lining, Los Angeles Vendor Fair, Valley Cultural affairs, Valley of the Stars events, L A Greatest Business Mixers, Diversity Conference, State of California Events, California. Black Chamber Conventions, Ca. Small Business Day, Sacramento, Congressional Black Caucus, Wash DC, and the United States Chamber of Commerce & others. Quantitative Value of What We Do The RBCC is operated under the direction of its President/CEO M C Townsend, an 8-member panel advisory council, 2 admin assistants, and a CFO. It being situated in one of the most economically vibrant sections of Los Angeles, the SFV, recognized as the "hub" of hi-tech businesses, we look forward to new and rewarding opportunities to abound us. Our business membership is far greater diverse and complex than any average community chamber, every corporation should be doing business with the members of the Regional Black Chamber SFV. Today we encouraged you to come join us and lets strengthen our economy together by doing business together, with each other, henceforth turning Contacts into Contracts.... In just 6 short years we grew from 20 members to over 300 base members and hundreds if not thousands of valuable supporters nationwide.

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