Founded in 1914, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce (ARCC) is a 100% membership funded organization representing in excess of 23,000 people predominantly in New York State's Washington, Warren, Essex and Northern Saratoga Counties. The ARCC is a 501c6 not-for-profit corporation, governed by volunteer Board of Directors, and does not receive any funding from local, county or state governments. All employer contributions to ARCC are tax-deductible as a business expense.
For over one hundred (100) years, the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce has been recognized as the advocate for, and of, business in the Adirondack region of New York. We proudly serve this thriving community including Essex, Warren, Washington and northern Saratoga counties.
The ARCC is comprised of members representing a myriad of business entities across industry sector lines. Our membership includes sole proprietors, nonprofit organizations, professional services, manufacturers, headquarters of corporate offices, and a dynamic creative economy.
The ARCC's mission is to partner with and support regional businesses to grow, succeed and thrive. We unite all industries to collectively address obstacles and issues that impact continual investment and growth opportunities for everyone.
We expand economic outlets throughout the region and provide a platform to showcase unique products or services. We also implement programs that bring cutting edge concepts from theoretical to operational systems.
The Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce will be the voice of business in our region and will provide exceptional value to its members.
To help regional companies succeed, grow and thrive and expand economic opportunity throughout the region. The ARCC focuses on our four pillars of advocacy, education, connection and collaboration.