THE CHAMBER

Mission Statement

The MISSION of the South San Antonio Chamber of Commerce is to facilitate growth in and raise awareness of South Bexar County.

 We accomplish this mission by fostering and encouraging partnerships between businesses and our community through programming, education, and civic engagement opportunities.

Our History

Founded in 1982, the South San Antonio Chamber of Commerce has been the catalyst for bringing our area’s business leaders together as advocates for change and further development of our area. We are committed to providing strong support to all our members as we prepare for a long-awaited period of rapid and sustained economic growth to the Southside. The South San Antonio Chamber of Commerce is currently located on Brooks City Base.

Get Down to Economic Growth

Brooks City Base, a hub for economic development created 14 years ago, currently provides 3,000 jobs, earning a median salary of $50,000 (above the city’s average)

The establishment of Texas A&M-San Antonio on the Southside has created $79.3 million in added regional income.

Port San Antonio, accessible by air, rail and truck and contained within a foreign-trade zone, has a total economic output of $5.2 billion a year.