The mission of the South Suburban Region Black Chamber of Commerce and Industry is to facilitate the creation, growth, and sustainability of Black businesses throughout the South Suburban and Illinois regions while fostering economic growth and development within our communities.
The Vision of the South Suburban Region Black Chamber of Commerce and Industry is to maintain an institution that serves the public, and thus the people, by promoting diversity and inclusion for all businesses in the economic fabric of the great state of Illinois, and beyond.
about our President & ceo
Donnell Cole brings 15 years of experience in Commercial Banking where he has served small and mid-sized businesses in the Chicago and suburban areas. Donnell has previously held Board of Director positions for the African American Business Association in Joliet, IL as well as the Kankakee Development Committee. Donnell received a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Donnell is also a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.