About the Jamaican Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta

Our Story

The Jamaican Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta, Inc. “JamCham” was founded in May 2014, as a result of a recommendation by an exploratory committee established by the Atlanta Jamaican Association, Inc. (AJA) which had a 2014 goal to provide support for the financial endeavors of the Jamaican community. There were 22 founding members made up of community leaders, business owners, business professionals, and members of the AJA, and with the full support of Jamaica’s Consul General to Miami, responsible for consular affairs in 13 States of the Southern USA, as well as in the Bahamas and the Cayman Islands.

Our Vision

Our vision is to support the growth and prosperity of Jamaican entrepreneurs, business owners, and professionals through increased access, greater empowerment, and a stronger voice across the community of Atlanta, GA and beyond.

Our Mission

  • To help entrepreneurs and business owners grow their businesses.
  • To assist professionals in advancing their careers or starting their own businesses.
  • To ultimately build a more connected, engaged, and successful business community among Jamaicans in metro Atlanta and the wider community.