History, Mission, & Vision

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for everyone in our community. Promote local businesses and provide information about the city of Hitchcock.

Our Vision

To build a successful community through advocacy where businesses thrive from economic development and individual contributions.


Our History

Established in 1947, the Hitchcock Chamber of Commerce is one of the oldest Chambers of Commerce in Texas. We have over 73 years of experience in promoting and advocating for Businesses and Community Development. The Hitchcock Chamber of Commerce is a working partnership of Businesses, Industrial Development Professionals, and Community Leaders with coordinated efforts as a volunteer organization. We offer Businesses a proactive philosophy and attitude, with a professional I and experienced staff trained in helping build better businesses and leading community involvement. We have competitive Membership Packages that cater to the needs of all Businesses.

What is a Chamber

We are an association of businesses organized to promote and protect the interests of its member businesses. We serve as a voice for the business community, advocating for policies that support economic growth and development. We provide various services to their members, including networking opportunities, business resources, advocacy on legislative issues, and community engagement. We can also play a role in economic development initiatives, such as attracting investment and fostering entrepreneurship within their respective regions.

Incorporated on May 15, 1947