Chamber_AC_logo_stacked_tagline_RGBAlbany-Colonie Regional Chamber and
Chamber of Schenectady County

The Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber and the Chamber of Schenectady County serve as affiliate chambers to provide issue advocacy at the Chamber_SCH_logo_stacked_tagline_RGBlocal level and present locally-focused programs. All members of the Capital Region Chamber have access to any of the offerings of the affiliate Chambers.


Capital Region Chamber Foundation

The Capital Region Chamber Foundation, a 501(c)3 corporation, is a charitable not-for-profit. Its mission is to advance the work of the Capital Region Chamber in engaging the business community to address business, civic, education and workforce development issues critical to the economic vitality of the region.

Initiatives of the Foundation include the Tech Valley Young Professionals Network, Diversity and Inclusion, Leadership Tech Valley, the Entrepreneur Boot Camp and the College of Saint Rose Business Intern Partnership.

Donations to the Foundation or any program of the Foundation are tax-deductible as a charitable contribution. Program participation costs are excluded and would be considered a business expense.


Business Services Corporation

Business Services Corporation, dba Benefit Choices, is a for-profit subsidiary of the Capital Region Chamber. Its primary activity is selling health insurance to individuals and small business (100 and below employees). Other purposes include operating a micro-enterprise loan fund, providing advertising opportunities and affinity programs for members and providing travel opportunities to the membership and the greater community.