Our Communities : Find one that fits you!
At the OPRF Chamber of Commerce, we want to help you lead, learn, and promote. We also, help you find your community, connect, build, and create a tribe to get you through the ups and downs of running your small business. We realize connecting with like minded people, help grow, expand, and provide support for your business. We want to provide that experience and let you know, that we are always working for you, even when you can’t. CLICK on our communities below to learn which one (or more!) is right for you.
Connecting business to business and business to community.
Health and Wellness: The Health & Wellness sector is the largest within the Chamber of Commerce, including some 40% of our members - medical practitioners, exercise studios, insurance agents, home health care providers, holistic medicine practitioners, pharmacies, and more.
Women in Business: The Women in Business Affinity Group is a group of strong, smart and supportive business professionals who meet twice a month to network and foster personal and professional growth. Different professional development topics are discussed each meeting, facilitated by a group member or local expert.
FLEX: Future Leaders Exchange (Formally Young Professionals): Designed for those at the outset of their professional endeavors, FLEX offers a supportive community where members can exchange ideas, share experiences, and gain valuable insights to propel their careers forward. Through engaging events, workshops, and networking opportunities, FLEX aims to cultivate a network of future leaders who are passionate about innovation, collaboration, and continuous growth.
Non-Profit: Our new nonprofit group gathers representatives from the dozens of OPRF-area nonprofit organizations to share ideas, resources, and to collaborate. Thus far we're meeting monthly on the first Thursday of the month at 1 pm; gatherings are currently online, given COVID-19 concerns. Location and topic changes each month. Come connect with us!
Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC): Welcome to our minority business owners! This is our NEWEST Affinity Group and we need your help to set the stage for a successful year!