Affiliates

Affiliates

The Delaware State Chamber of Commerce has five affiliates that meet the unique needs of its members:

Delaware Manufacturing Association

Founded in 1856, the Delaware Manufacturing Association (DMA) is the local arm of the National Association of Manufacturers. All manufacturers who are members of the State Chamber are automatically members of the DMA.




Delaware Public Policy Institute

The Delaware Public Policy Institute is a think tank that identifies emerging issues that drive Delaware’s future public policy.





Delaware Retail Council

The Delaware Retail Council (DRC) is the largest statewide organization dedicated solely to the interest and progress of the retail industry. The DRC is a member of the National Retail Federation. Any DRC member with annual sales of less than $1 million that operates solely in Delaware is eligible for free membership in the National Retail Federation.




Small Business Alliance

The Small Business Alliance, the largest of the State Chamber’s affiliates, strives to improve the competitive position of Delaware small businesses.



The Partnership, Inc.

The Partnership, Inc. is the State Chamber’s education and work force development affiliate.