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 About The Chamber of Commerce

The Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce is an organization that exists to enhance Gilmer’s and the surrounding area's quality of life by welcoming, uniting and promoting business. We are an organization with over 200 member businesses who provide goods and services to the growing economy of the Gilmer area.


The Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce is the “Voice of Business” and an advocate for the business community, making things happen and maintaining/strengthening a strong business environment in the area. The Chamber of Commerce does this through advocacy, resources, and connections to/for the business community while being good fiscal stewards of our members’ investments.


By providing advocacy, resources,  and connections, the mission of the Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce is to support, strengthen and grow members’ businesses, thereby contributing to and improving the entire community.

Whether you’re looking for a business to do business with, or looking for a place to promote your business – you’ve come to the right place. Take a moment to look through our website and get acquainted with all the Chamber has to offer. If you’re interested in joining the chamber, please click            and submit the requested information.

Thank you for visiting our website. If you have any questions or wish to contact us, please feel free call (903) 843-2413 or email gilmerareachamber@gmail.com

East Texas Yamboree

The East Texas Yamobree is a four day festival that includes a carnival, parades, and street dances on the square. Livestock show and exhibits at the Yamboree grounds. Queen's Coronation at the civic center, and Barn Dance at the Trinity Street Gym.  The festival attracts over 100,000 visitors to Gilmer each year. The Association is comprised of volunteers who work year round to promote commerce and community to the area.

Gilmer Industrial Foundation

Gilmer Industrial Foundation, Inc was founded in 2009, and is located at 206 Us Highway 271 N in Gilmer. Additional information is available at www.upshuredc.org or by contacting the Chamber of Commerce at (903) 843-2413.

© 2015 Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce. 

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