Programs and Affiliations

We do not believe that one size fits all when it comes to our member businesses; and therefore, our program offerings are as diverse as our membership. Whether you are a 1-man (or woman) shop or a 500+ employee business, our Chamber is your partner to better business.

Government Affairs:

We advocate for a thriving private sector economy for the benefit of our members and community through education, advocacy and programs. Learn more here.

Workforce Investment:

We work to develop a strong workforce with good employment opportunities and an economy that is sound, diverse, and competitive. Learn more here.

Tourism & Relocation:

The tourism industry is consistently a  major contributor to our stable economy, so we also advocate on behalf of the industry for legislation that helps to grow tourism in our state and region. Learn more here.

Leadership Champlain:

LC Students gain insight into our community’s issues in a unique way: through active learning, team-based learning, networking and exposure to community leaders. Learn more about Leadership Champlain here.


Young Professionals:

The mission of the Burlington Young Professionals (BYP) is to help create a revitalization of the Vermont economy and society based on the principle that people are at the heart of what makes businesses and communities work well. Learn more about BYP here.


Vermont Convention Bureau:

The VCB skillfully facilitates diverse groups from a half dozen to more than 9,000 attendees, contributing millions of dollars to the state economy. Learn more about the VCB here.

World Affairs:

The Vermont Council on World Affairs (VCWA) is the epicenter of global programming for the State of Vermont. Learn more about the VCWA here.

Other Programs:

The LCRCC offers an extensive list of programs and continues to contribute to the community and our economy in many additional ways. Check out all our other programs here.