What's New?

Helping Make Great Things Happen in West Tennessee

JAN 12

Join us for the Local Authors Panel -- James E. Cherry, Velma Wilson, John Scofield and others on Jan. 12, 7:45am at Royal Reeds.

FEB 27

"Celebrating Connections, Building the Future" is the theme for the 14th Annual JEWEL Awards Banquet and Concert.     More

POWER BREAKFAST presents local book authors

Join us in January for the Power Breakfast featuring invited local authors James E. Cherry, Daryl Hubbard,

What we do?

  • Small Business Growth and Development

  • Youth Job Training

  • Economic and Community Development

  • Technical Assistance

  • Business Plan Review

  • Networking

Activities and Programs

Follow Me Program

Power Breakfast





NOW - JAN 2015

Officials are seeking community feedback on the One Jackson Civic Master Development Plan. Visit the City of Jackson website for information on the plans.

Happy Holidays!

 The Jackson Madison County African American Chamber wishes to thank all our members, supporters, guest speakers and event sponsors for 2014.  Thanks to you we have had a great year.

Vickie Winans was featured entertainment for the 2014 Jewel Awards Banquet. Award winners were Sandy Stewart of The Greer Campaign, Duane Cherry of D & D Healthcare, Tonya Perry of The Look of Elegance and the Thomas brothers of R D & M Construction.

Power Breakfast speakers included State Rep. Johnny Shaw, community organizers Marcia E. Christopher, Delita Johnson,  Juanita Jones, Cheryl King, Sandra Stewart and moderator Lewis Gooch, franchise consultant Tab Buford, economic development guru Sharon Taylor McKinney and account Don A. McCorry.  We also offered JaxBiz website development workshops at Westwood Gardens and Tennessee Career Center.

This past summer, we trained 34 students in our Follow Me Into Business business training program and placed 10 teens in paid summer jobs.  In September, 17 teams participated in our 4th Annual Follow Me Celebrity Golf Classic