WHY BECOME A PARTNER

Your partnership allows our chamber to carry out our mission of providing financial resources and technical assistance to businesses that improve economic opportunities in underserved communities, with a special focus on Hmong and Asian American communities. 

Our work in economic development is critical in creating wealth in underserved communities while expanding the economy and tax base in our state.

HWCC has provided assistance to over 1,800 entrepreneurs and business owners through our loan programs, technical assistance, educational workshops, networking events and information-sharing opportunities. We have helped over 40 families start their business with our loans, creating over 189 new jobs for the communities in Wisconsin! All by lending under $1 Million and leveraging near $9 Million of private investments!

When you become a Strategic Partner, you will impact our communities and members by:

 

  • Exposing your brand

  • Engaging in networking opportunities

  • Sponsoring workshops and networking events

  • Building positive relationships

  • Providing business and employment opportunities

 

CURRENT PARTNERS

HWCC has had numerous supporters and partners and thanks to their support, HWCC was able to hit milestones after milestones. 

1/1

CREDIBILITY

HWCC won a number of awards over the years and has deployed over $1,000,000 loan dollars deployed, leveraging over $9.7 Million, with over 200 jobs created/retained in the State of Wisconsin thanks to HWCC's Executive Director, May yer Thao's leadership.

See what our partner US Bank has to say about HWCC's Executive Director, May yer Thao.

 

BECOME A PARTNER TODAY

HWCC has had numerous supporters and partners and thanks to their support, HWCC was able to hit milestones after milestones. 

FOR QUESTIONS, MORE INFORMATION AND TO PARTNER, PLEASE CONTACT

HWCC'S EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MAY YER THAO.

CAPACITY BUILDING PARTNER

Supports HWCC capacity building initiatives to improve the chamber’s ability to serve the Southeast Asian business community in Wisconsin.

Benefits:

•   One-year HWCC membership
•   Prominent logo display on all general printed material
•   Opportunity to host a targeted education event/series
•   Two tables of 8 at HWCC Annual Awards Banquet
•    Special welcome remarks at Annual Awards Banquet
•    Website link and banner ad on chamber site
•    Full page ad in HWCC Annual Awards Banquet program
•    Foursome team at HWCC Annual Golf Outing
•    Support mentioned at all HWCC events
•    Conditional access to HWCC membership data
•    Position on HWCC Board of Directors and/or other committees

 

EDUCATIONAL PARTNER

Support the development and delivery of HWCC educational programs throughout the state.

Benefits:

•   One-year HWCC membership
•   Table of 8 at HWCC Annual Awards Luncheon
•   Opportunity to host a targeted education event/series
•   Website link on chamber site
•   Logo on all educational marketing materials
•   Half-page ad in HWCC Annual Awards Luncheon program
•   Discounts to educational programs – transferable

WORKFORCE ALIGNMENT PARTNER

Provides support for initiatives aimed at providing loans and consulting services to underserved entrepreneurs.

Benefits:

  • One-year HWCC membership

  • Table of 8 at HWCC Annual Awards Luncheon

  • Quarter page ad in HWCC Annual Awards Celebration Program

  • Post monthly employment ads 

    • Two jobs featured in HWCC email blast (total of 24 blasts annually) ​

    • Two jobs featured on HWCC social media per month (total of 24 posts annually)

    • Four jobs featured on HWCC website monthly (total of 48 posts annually)

  • Business listed in www.HmongChamber.org website in Member Directory/category: "Jobs Staffing Agency" 

  • Invitation to various Hmong community events

INVESTMENT PARTNER

Provides support for initiatives aimed at providing loans and consulting services to underserved entrepreneurs.

Benefits:

•   One-year HWCC membership
•   Table of 8 at HWCC Annual Awards Luncheon
•   Website link on chamber site
•   Quarter page ad in HWCC’s Annual Awards Luncheon program
•   Logo on all printed material related to loan programs
•   Annual investment/loan report

INTERNSHIP PARTNER

Supports paid internship program for students to gain hands-on work experience in the business environment at HWWC and with member companies.

Benefits:

•   One-year HWCC membership
•   Table of 8 at HWCC Annual Awards Luncheon
•   Support listed in HWCC’s Annual Awards Luncheon program
•   Website link on chamber site
•   Opportunity for internship placement

 

MEMBERSHIP

Learn how you a member with HWCC! 

MyProduce, Mary Thao (pictured middle)

Wausau, WI

HWCC, Business Development Coordinator, Mang Xiong (pictured right)

 

Milwaukee Office

5421 N 118th Ct, Milwaukee, WI 53325 | 414.645.8828

Wausau Satellite Office

1109 N. 6th Street, Wausau, WI 54403 | 715.298.6071

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM