The Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce serves as an advocate for the creation, growth and general welfare of African American businesses in the Dallas community. The Chamber actively promotes the expansion of business opportunities on behalf of its membership through referrals, partnerships, seminars, technical assistance and marketing. The Chamber focuses on economic and business development, education, convention/tourism and special projects.

Your membership is the pivotal component for success - it's the only way we can make a difference!



DBCC-BDC Business Assistance Center

The Business Assistance Center (BAC) Program is a micro-enterprise assistance program funded in part by the City of Dallas through HUD’s Community Development Block Grant.   The Business Assistance Centers provide free services to qualifying City of Dallas residents who are interested in starting or expanding a micro-enterprise.

To submit your application, please download and complete the BAC Intake Forms and return them to BAC Manager at You can also fax them to: 214-421-5510 or mail to: 2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Building A, Suite 104, Dallas TX 75215 to begin the intake process.  Please call us today at 214-421-5200 if you have questions or require additional information.


SPECIAL NOTE: If you are not currently in business – Visit us BEFORE you file your DBA/Assumed Name.

Technical Assistance
We provide One-on-One counseling sessions covering a wide range of small business topics. Come with your ideas and business issues, and we will provide you with tools and resources to help you be successful.

Training and Education
We provide seminars and workshops covering all aspects of business management. Topics include business plan writing, marketing research, access to capital, franchising, technology, accounting, and more.

Incubator Program
The Incubator program assists in the development of start-up companies. The BAC houses companies who have been in business for less than two years and provides them with affordable office space and other amenities. (Participants in the program must qualify under the program guidelines.)

Please call 214-421-5200 to register for BAC Seminars or email All seminars are subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment requirements are not met.  Please call 214-421-5200 to confirm attendance.

To learn more about the Business Assistance Center Seminars, visit the
official Business Assistance Center website.