The mission of the Chamber Southwest is to develop Southwest Louisiana by creating economic opportunity, and demanding responsible government and quality education.
The Chamber serves the parishes of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis. Our objective is to expand the service area to coincide with economic growth, the availability of organization resources and the interest of other adjacent areas.
Simply put, a chamber of commerce is a group of businesses that have banded together to solve problems that a single business could not solve on its own.
The Chamber SWLA has over 1,000 members representing a wide range of small and large businesses and professions. The Chamber SWLA is located in Lake Charles, LA.
The Chamber SWLA:
Is a non-profit organization and is not associated with any governmental agency.
Dues may be deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense.
85% of our membership is small business.
Is one of the most active Chambers in South Louisiana.
In affiliation with the Alliance, employs a 14-member professional staff that provides guidance and expertise in achieving Chamber and Alliance goals.