Arlington Black Chamber
of Commerce

Helping Arlington Work. ...
for Everyone!!!

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Marketing Your Business

  • Membership Directory Listing in Annual Print Business Directory
  • Membership Directory Listing on the Chamber Website

Promoting Your Business Success

  • Press Release/Business Information Coverage in Arlington Area
  • Community Events Calendar

Referring Your Business

Direct Referrals from Chamber Office

  • Members Only
  • Phone, Email and Website Directed Inquiries

 

Chamber Office Display (When Office opens!)

  • Business Cards
  • Informational and Promotional Brochures Display

 

Member-to-Member Options (Coming Soon!)

  • Member to Member Discount Promotion
  • Members Only Mailing Labels/Electronic Disk

Informing Your Business

  • Arlington Black Chamber Print Newsletter
  • Arlington Black Chamber Electronic Quarterly Newsletter

 

Access to Business Information

  • Major Development Information
  • Small Business Start-Up & Development

HARD Facts

Of the Top 17 “Highly Used” Prime Contractors by the City of Arlington, 100% are Caucasian-owned businesses. They received 193 contracts worth $114,949,412 in five years. ~ Source: City of Arlington 2010 Availability & Disparity Study ~ Table 2.06


Of All Construction Prime Contracts, over 95% went to Caucasian Contractors, 3.42% to Hispanic Contractors, 0.81% to African-American Contractors, 0.33% to Asian & Native American Contractors respectively.      ~ Source: City of Arlington 2010 Availability & Disparity Study ~ Table 2.07


Of All Architecture & Engineering Prime Contracts, 94% went to Caucasian Contractors, 1.3% to Hispanic Contractors, 1.3% to African-American, 3.3% to Asian Contractors, & none went to Native American Contractors. ~ Source: City of Arlington 2010 Availability & Disparity Study ~ Table 2.08


Of All Professional Services Prime Contracts, 82% went to Caucasian Contractors, 14% to Hispanic Contractors, 0.72% to African-Americans, 0.72 to Asians, & 2% to Native Americans. ~ Source: City of Arlington 2010 Availability & Disparity Study ~ 2.09