What's New?

Helping Make Great Things Happen in West Tennessee

MAR 16

Dr. Verna Ruffin, superintendent of Jackson Madison County Schools will speak on "Educating Our Children," 3/16, 7:45am at Royal Reed's.

Mar 26

Grammy and Stellar Award winner Tasha Cobbs will perform with the TSU Choir at Oman Arena.    For more details, call 731-425-8587.

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

MMBC

HEJCDC

JACKSON MADISON COUNTY 

AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

FEB 27

Join us for the 14th Annual JEWEL Awards Banquet ..Friday, 2/27, 6:30pm at Oman Arena in Jackson, TN.

Celebrate Jackson's Music Heritage

AT 14TH ANNUAL JEWEL AWARDS BANQUET, THIS FRIDAY


The Jackson Madison County African American Chamber of Commerce will profile 15 music legends in Jackson's African American history from 1930s to the present day as part of this year's Historical Pioneers presentation during the Annual JEWEL Awards Banquet, this Friday, February 27,  2015 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Oman Arena at Jackson, TN.


In addition to profiles in the event booklet, a video profiling the15 honorees will  be shown.  Honorees include blues singer Big Maybelle, pianist/accordion player Christine Chatman, record promoter Dave Clark, songwriter Rev. Cleavant Derricks, original Motown Funk Brother Joe Hunter, famed singer Luther Ingram, The Jacksonians band and lead singer Farris Lanier Jr., opera singer Laurice Lanier, blues great Denise LaSalle, music man Joseph McKinney, Memphians manager and keyboard player Kurl McKinney, The Whispers band manager John Parrish, jazz poet Gil Scott-Heron and blues harmonica innovator John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson.


 VIP banquet tickets are $75,  General Admission loge balcony tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for youth and college students.  Call 731-422-4431 for tickets or buy online click here.