Our Mission

The United Haitian American Chamber of Commerce of Southwest Florida (UHACCSWFL) serves as a resource for its members, partners, and businesses, dedicated to serving their needs as an advocate for Haitian-American enterprises as well as the economic, social, and educational development of the broader Haitian-American community within Southwest FL and beyond.

Goals Member Services: Our members will have access to unique networking and promotional opportunities, educational programs, business services and special events – all designed to help their business succeed.

Economic Development: Our economic development activities will feature the Chamber as an active partner in business attraction, business retention and expansion, renovation, redevelopment, workforce development, and recruitment and retention of development, and recruitment and retention of talent. We believe that an exceptional quality of life is essential to creating a sustainable economy.

Community Vision: The Chamber will take a lead in shaping a powerful community vision – stimulating dialogue, building a balanced community with an equal emphasis on quality of life and quality of business.

Advocacy: Provide advocacy for our members by representing them in city, county, state, and national legislative and political affairs;

Values statements

United Haitian American Chamber of commerce adheres to the following core values:

Communication: The Chamber uses appropriate communication methods internally and externally at suitable times.

Continuous Improvement: The Chamber strives for continuous improvement of organizational operations and programs and services.

Customer Service: The Chamber provides impeccable customer service to all.

Diversity: The Chamber ensures our membership, board, staff, committees, and programming is representative of the diversity that exists within our business community.

Employee Development: The Chamber commits to offering educational opportunities to all staff members.

Financial Stability: The Chamber makes wise financial decisions to ensure future stability.

Innovation: The Chamber embraces and encourages new ideas and creative thinking.

Integrity: The Chamber conducts business with honesty and integrity.

Leadership: The Chamber provides leadership that transcends our membership and impacts the direction of the community.

Teamwork: The Chamber cultivates a culture of teamwork to accomplish goals and objectives.