Many people have not contacted their Chamber of Commerce in Braidwood or, for that matter, even know that it exists. What is a Chamber of Commerce? In short, it is an organization comprised of local people and business owners that is voluntary and not-for-profit, and is dedicated to the development of business growth and the economic environment of a community. The Chamber of Commerce in Braidwood, IL. is a compilation of members consisting of local manufacturing, government, park districts and service organizations. Attending regular Chamber of Commerce meetings is a positive source of networking creating business relationships of all types. Local businesses of all types benefit from being a member of this organization so that their departmental contact names and specific criteria are available to and noticed by the community.