Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce


What is the Chamber?

The Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce is the leading business and community development organization in the area. We are incorporated as a not-for-profit membership organization and spend 100% of our time on issues of economic development and community betterment. Our work results in a better quality of life for the area we serve.

Who joins the Chamber?

The Chamber membership is made up of a diverse group of individuals from all size and types of businesses, education institutions, professional organizations, government entities, retirees, and others interested in our mission. The membership drives the organization and truly helps us to be the Voice of Regional Development as we lead businesses, serve people and create communities.

What’s in it for me?
  • Investing in the Chamber of Commerce is an investment in your future and the future of Cape Girardeau. Your investment supports our ongoing efforts to be the regional hub for business, education and healthcare. Through Chamber membership, you can broaden your business contacts and referrals, enhance your leadership and professional skills and participate in projects that positively affect our area. 


  • The Chamber acts as your spokesperson to promote your interests through our website and through referrals. We serve as an information bureau furnishing data on market potential, community statistics and other area information.


  • Chamber membership is vital to the growth and prosperity of the economy. It provides the opportunity to market your company to other members, to have a voice in government – local, state, and national – to promote the continued growth of the region and to foster improved quality of life in our area.


Investment Levels 
  • Businesses join as members, people are representatives. Each business member will have at least one designated representative. At increased investment levels, members may choose to add additional representatives.


  • Delegate vs. Associate: There are delegate and associate representatives. Both types of representatives will have networking opportunities, be able to attend events, receive weekly and monthly communications, receive special announcements and get invitations to Chamber events. Only delegate representatives will be able to vote and serve on committees. 







Business is a member

with 1 representative

1 delegate

Business is a member 

with 2 representatives

1 delegate, 1 associate

Business is a member

with 5 representatives

2 delegates, 3 associates

Business is a member

with 10 representatives

3 delegates, 7 associates



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