About MCCC

Who We Are

The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) leads, advocates, and connects as the voice of business.

Established in 1959, MCCC is an independent non-profit membership organization taking action to help businesses thrive in a strong regional economy.

  • MCCC advocates on business climate issues to support business success including tax and regulations, employment law, development review and general
  • MCCC connects Business-to-Business and Business-to-Government to strengthen the business ecosystem.
  • MCCC convenes programs and events to maximize business development.

MCCC’s mission is to create opportunities for our member businesses to succeed. Why? Because an expanding tax base creates access to opportunity and supports a strong community and the quality of life in our region.


MCCC Mythbusters

  • Myth: All chambers of commerce are affiliated with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
    Fact: Independent. There is no ‘mother ship’ - The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) is an independent membership association that is not affiliated with any national, state or local organization. While MCCC may work with other chambers and regional organizations in support of business advocacy, it also operates independent of Maryland state and local chambers.
  • Myth: All chambers endorse candidates for elected political office or make donations to candidates or political parties.
    Fact: Not Political. Under the official policy established by its board of directors, MCCC does not endorse or fund candidates for elected office to support political campaigns.
  • Myth: MCCC is only for businesses in Montgomery County
    Fact: Planet Earth. You don’t have to be in Montgomery County to be a member.
    - Approximately 60% are headquartered in Montgomery County
    - Approximately 80% are headquartered in Maryland
    - Approximately 20% are Regional, National, and Global
  • Myth: Chambers of Commerce are part of the government
    Not Government. MCCC is a non-partisan independent 501(c)(6), separate from any national, state, local chamber or other organization.

MCCC is proud to be a Montgomery County Green Certified Business.

Green Business

MCCC is a proud supporter of the 2015: Year of Montgomery County's Veterans and Their Families.

As a 501(c)6 organization, donations to MCCC are not tax deductible.


MCCC Strategic Partners