The Knights was formed to render financial aid to members and their families. Mutual aid and assistance are offered to sick, disabled and needy members and their families. Social and intellectual fellowship is promoted among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, social welfare, war relief and public relief works.
Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Connects, Informs, Advocated and Develops.
CONNECT with like-minded business professionals and learn what about your community and the opportunities it offers you;
Be INFORMED on issues surrounding your business, your community and your state;
ADVOCATE so you can affect and engage on a local, state and national level;
DEVELOP yourself, your employees and your business.
Through a partnership with the Biloxi, Gulfport, Long Beach, Pass Christian Chambers of Commerce along with Coast Young Professionals, Leadership Gulf Coast, Coast Centurions Association and an emerging film office, your chamber serves nearly 900 businesses, represents 50,000 employees and has over 3000 contact- there is strength in numbers.
We have a menu of training programs, many of which are free of charge to our members. Our core of endorsed services is sure to bring more money to your bottom line. From credit card processing and music licensing to health insurance and workers compensation insurance, our programs and services will bring more money to your bottom line.
To add benefit, your industry is represented by a team of government affairs experts that is dedicated to protecting you from harmful legislation while promoting legislation that will benefit the industry. We estimate that our Government Affairs victories have saved the average restaurant over $10,000 over the past 4 years.
General Membership Meeting the 2nd Tuesday of every month, 5:30-6:30 General Membership Meeting, 6:30-8:00 Social
Our Mission: Open Doors, a coalition raising awareness by building bridges within the community and acting as a unified force dedicated to preventing, reducing and ultimately ending homelessness.
Gulf Coast Region: Harrison County, Hancock County, Jackson County, Stone County, Pearl River County, and George County, Mississippi
Definition of ending homelessness: While it is true that we cannot prevent all housing crises, our goal is to ensure that all South Mississippi citizens have a roof over their heads and that any bout of homelessness is rare and brief.
We exist to serve all communities by providing programs that align foreign language teaching and learning with learners of diverse socioeconomic and sociolinguistic origins. We desire to serve the underserved populations in rural areas around the globe and to increase African American teachers and learners of foreign languages. Seedtime Multilingual™ principals and members are dedicated advocates of foreign language acquisition that includes cultural education. Seedtime Activities™ and events to promote bilingualism, multilingualism, literacy, and biliteracy, as community interventions. We endeavor to plant and sow seeds of harmonious communication one life at a time.