Become a Member
Why join the Long Beach Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce?
Your membership will accomplish several things: Get your name out there, create networking opportunities, establish a sense of authority, and is affordable.
Are you looking to build local B2B relationships or grow a local business? If these are your primary goals, the LBGLCC is a good place for you.
What is The LBGLCC?
It’s actually quite simple-- we’re are a group that’s dedicated to protecting and promoting the local GLBTQ business community. Our primary goal? To help our business owners network and grow.
Our organization hosts networking luncheons, mixers, workshops, and other activities, all with the aim of connecting local business owners.
You may be interested to know that according to a 2012 study conducted by the Schapiro Group, 49% of consumers were more likely to think favorably of a local business if it was a member of the local Chamber— and 80% were more likely to purchase a product or service from a Chamber member.
As an added bonus the LBGLCC members can offer special discounts to our fellow members.
Overall, most business owners feel the LBGLCC membership is a must-have. There aren’t many cons-- we’re an affordable group that will foster immediate connections and promote your business.
However, the LBGLCC isn’t a magical business solution where you’ll see immediate ROI. No matter what, you’ll want to get involved to help you get what you want out of it.