What We Do

OUR MISSION
IS YOUR
SUCCESS

The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce serves veterans and military families by providing resources to support veteran owned and veteran friendly businesses across Wisconsin. We are the voice of Wisconsin’s veteran business community, dedicated to improving the business climate for military veterans and their allies. 

Our Mission

The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to supporting military veterans, veteran-owned and veteran-friendly businesses. On behalf of our members we serve as an advocate for Wisconsin’s veteran business community, and promote economic opportunity for military veterans, military families, and veteran-friendly businesses

 

Annual Events

Veterans Light Up the Arts Wisconsin Veterans Business Conference Wisconsin Veterans in the Workforce Summit Veterans Week

A veteran, service member, and military spouse art show is a fundraiser in celebration and support of connecting veterans, active duty, and their families with artistic expression.

The state’s premiere conference bringing together Wisconsin’s entire veteran business community to highlight the contributions and leadership of veterans in our state.

The largest convening of veteran-friendly employers in Wisconsin providing businesses of every size with critical information on recruiting, assessing, and retaining veterans, service members, and military family members.

Dedicated to promoting Wisconsin's veteran community, Veterans Week events highlight the contributions veterans make to their local community.


Quarterly Events

MORNING FORMATION

Business Owners gain access to resources and knowledge to help them keep their business growing and strong.

VETERAN CHAMBER MUSTERS 

Casual Networking of Members and non-Members who seek to grow their business and support fellow veterans professionally.

VETERANS IN THE WORKFORCE

The “Why’s and How’s” on hiring veterans; geared to HR Professionals and business owners.

WOMEN VETERANS IN ACTION

An active group of veteran/military ERG’s gather to discuss best practices, strategy and supporting fellow veteran
co-workers and employees.

The quarterly event series are just the beginning. We also host events focused on Supplier Diversity and Contracting, networking groups, and government relations events to meet our elected officials. There are new events each quarter as we meet the diverse needs and interests of our larger veteran community.


Programs

Our “Proud to Serve You” campaign promotes veteran-owned and veteran-friendly businesses across the state. Explore our business directory to find a member business near you.

The Command Post is Wisconsin’s only business accelerator program exclusively dedicated to veteran-owned startups. The Command Post offers veteran entrepreneurs the resources, information, and support they need to successfully start and grow their businesses.

The Invest in Vets 5-Star Program is designed to helps employers of any size to have the proper resources, training and procedures in place to take care of their military, veteran and/or spouse employees. This covers all areas of leadership within the business and requires all levels to be involved.  

Promote your commitment to hiring veterans and military spouses

Dedicated to promoting veteran owned and veteran friendly businesses, as well as the vibrant network of nonprofit organizations part of the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce, the Veterans Week is a week-long marketing and events program highlighting the contributions veterans make to their local community.