Mission, Vision & Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

The Chamber provides a platform for our members to grow their businesses and works to expand the local economy through public and private partnerships. To download a copy of the Strategic Plan, CLICK HERE.


Enhance our members’ success and advance our economy.


To be a catalyst that helps creates a strong, growing economy through talent, leadership and collaboration.


  • Impact - Be an agent of change in Springfield and Sangamon County.
  • Dedication - Focus on and commit to performing at a high level.
  • Service - Provide high quality opportunities for members and investors.
  • Integrity - Operate honestly and ethically, in all matters.
  • Teamwork - Work together to achieve significant results.
  • Accountability - Take ownership of our vision, values, purpose and goals on a daily basis.


  • Member Services
  • Economic Expansion
  • Urban Revitalization
  • Workforce Expansion
  • Diversity Advancement
  • Transformational Leadership

Accountability – Brand Promise

We partner with members, investors, volunteers and the community at-large and hold ourselves accountable for:
  • Providing superior services to our members.
  • Promoting our community as a great place to live and work.
  • Working to assist business attraction, retention and expansion.
  • Advocating for policies and practices that create and encourage job growth, capital investment and economic development.

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