DEBCC Programs and Partnerships

The Delaware Black Chamber of Commerce (DEBCC), curated a selection of transformative programs, each designed to equip, inspire, and elevate Black-owned businesses in Delaware. Our dedication to fostering growth and innovation is reflected in these offerings, crafted in collaboration with esteemed partners and industry leaders.

As you explore, you’ll discover opportunities that not only resonate with your business needs but also push the boundaries of what’s possible. Whether you’re seeking in-depth business education, mentorship, networking, or resources, our programs are tailored to provide comprehensive support for every phase of your business journey.

Embrace this journey with DEBCC, and together, let’s shape a thriving, resilient, and inclusive business landscape in Delaware.

Webinars, Education, & Informational

Empower Your Journey
In the constantly evolving world of business, staying informed is the key to staying ahead. Dive into our curated series of webinars, educational sessions, and informational resources, each tailored to address the unique needs and challenges faced by Black business owners. Expand your horizons, sharpen your skills, and let knowledge be the foundation of your success.

Networking, Celebrations, & Ribbon Cuttings

Celebrate and Connect
The essence of community is connection and celebration. Embrace the joy of togetherness as we commemorate significant milestones, both old and new, in the Black business community of Delaware. Whether it’s the jubilation of Juneteenth, the joy of a holiday gathering, or the pride of a ribbon cutting, join us in these moments that make our journey together special. Your presence is the magic that turns events into memories.

EnrichDelaware™ Español

Minority Business Initiative powered by INTERISE

The Delaware Black Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Interise, a national not-for-profit with award-winning small business programs, to offer EnrichDelaware™! Using Interise’s StreetWise ‘MBA’ curriculum, the program provides small business owners with the knowledge, know-how, and networks needed for business growth and expansion. Join a committed group of Delaware-based business owners for interactive class sessions; peer mentoring groups; and the opportunity to learn from local experts in the fields of finance, marketing, and procurement. Complete the program with a customized, three-year strategic growth plan – plus, the confidence and ability to turn those plans into action.

Accelerate your business to the top

Are you ready to move your business to the next level, but not sure how to get there? Enroll today in EnrichDelaware™! to get the executive education, management know-how and business support system you need to grow your established small business through this intensive, cohort-based program. No previous degree required, just the willingness to work on your business, not just in it!

What You’ll Learn:

  • Business development strategies
  • Strategic planning
  • Finance and financial management
  • Marketing/sales
  • Human resources
  • Accessing capital
  • Contracting with the government & major corporations
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Delaware Black Chamber of Commerce/OSD Grant Application

The Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD) assists diverse suppliers: (minority, women, veteran, service disabled veteran, and individuals with disabilities) and Small Business Focus (SBF) program vendors in competing for the provision of commodities, services, and construction to State departments, agencies, authorities, school districts, higher education institutions and all businesses.

Download and complete the application to qualify for our grant program.

SCORE – Delaware

Founded in 1964, SCORE has helped more than 8.0 million small businesses live the dream of becoming viable operating entities. Delaware SCORE is dedicated to educating aspiring and existing small business entrepreneurs to realize and achieve their goals of establishing, growing and sustaining a small business. It provides free of cost confidential business mentoring in such areas as business planning, marketing strategy, financial management and competitor analysis.

The Delaware Black Chamber of Commerce is proud to be a part of Community Navigator Pilot Program, powered by the Delaware SBDC.

“Funded in part through a grant with the U.S. Small Business Administration.”

Our mission is to support the initiatives of Black business owners and foster an enterprise that focuses on success and viability.

Hours of Operations
  • Monday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Wednesday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed
Get In Touch

1105 North Market St.
Suite 102 Mezzanine Fl
Wilmington, DE 19801