NBCC Chapter Membership

Prospective Affiliates:

The National Black Chamber of Commerce is happy to assist you in developing a local Black Chamber.

Please follow the steps below (in order of importance):

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  • Join the NBCC as an Associate Member
  • Fill out the IRS SS-4 application, call it in, and receive your federal tax ID number
  • Incorporate as a nonprofit corporation in your applicable state
  • Receive membership certificate from the NBCC
  • Write and adopt your by-laws (using the NBCC generic guidelines)
  • Apply for IRS 501©3 status
  • Develop local agenda with compatibility to the National Agenda
  • Implement your programs!