12th Annual Lead Explosion

The 12th Annual Lead Explosion will take place in AUGUST 25 2022 at DiamondBack’s and is a joint event hosted by the Greater Hewitt Chamber and Women of Waco networking organization which consists of both individual and group networking. YES, men are encouraged to register!

The evening kicks off with cocktails, followed by structured networking that enables attendees to reach a large group of local business leaders all at once.

The registration is limited to 3 per category and 1 per business (only 3 banks, 3 realtors, etc…)

Sponsorships are industry exclusive and available to GHCOC and Women of Waco members only.

Disco & Divots presented by The City of Hewitt

The Greater Hewitt Chamber’s 37th annual golf tournament presented by the City of Hewitt will be held at Cottonwood Creek on September 9, 2022! Proceeds from the Greater Hewitt Chamber’s annual golf tournament benefit the Greater Hewitt Chamber Scholarship Fund, as well as community development.

Creekside Spooktacular presented by Incommons Bank & The City of Hewitt

Our 7th Annual Creekside Spooktacular Halloween Bash presented by Incommons Bank and the City of Hewitt has been set for FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Warren Park in Hewitt, TX! This FREE event includes trick or treating, a costume contest sponsored by Raising Cane’s Hewitt, food trucks and more. Canned goods will be accepted for local food pantries. Food truck costs apply. In the case of rain, the committee’s back up plan is to continue at the same location and transition to drive thru only.

Greater Hewitt Chamber Scholarships - Click here to contribute!

The Greater Hewitt Chamber has always believed in helping our members and community. The Chamber focuses its efforts on giving back to our members and the communities we serve. By giving back in scholarships, we’re able to support education opportunities, develop a strong labor force, create business member internship opportunities, create education and business relationships and much, much more. Businesses appreciate an opportunity to associate their brand with supporting our youth! The Greater Hewitt Chamber Scholarship Fund, created in 2008, awards scholarships to Midway High School Seniors, seniors employed by or seniors that have a parent employed at a current member business, articulate by essay why they should be awarded the scholarship, and demonstrate by essay an understanding why the Chamber is important to them and to their community. Recipients are recognized each January at the GHCOC Membership Banquet!

WELCOME

 

The Greater Hewitt Chamber is an active, growing organization comprised of local professionals and leaders dedicated to serving our community.  We strive to be one of the highest performing chambers in service and community development in the state of Texas by providing quality information to members and visitors in the area.

As of now, the Chamber represents over 500 members, 26,000 jobs and 35+ local, state and federal partnerships with $100,000 awarded to local students through the Greater Hewitt Chamber Scholarship Fund since 2008.

 

 

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Heart of Texas regional unemployment rate continues to edge downward.

Waco, Texas ⎯ The Heart of Texas six-county regional unemployment rate edged down to 3.3% for April ’22, a decrease of .2% from March ’22. Job growth for our region continues to trend upward, with an additional 500 jobs added in the month of April, and 6,700 jobs...

Member Benefits

Business Referrals

Our office receives requests seeking information on businesses and organizations in our area, and our staff refers these prospects to Chamber members.

Networking

The #1 action you can take to see the largest return on your Chamber membership is to attend Chamber events. Click on Events Calendar at the top for a current list of upcoming events.

Sponsorships

Event sponsorships are available throughout the year, allowing you to show community support while building brand awareness. See more information, including current sponsorship opportunities, under the Events tab of our website.

Leadership

Members are welcome to serve on committees and/or as a Chamber Ambassador. Click here for more info on our Ambassador program, and click here for info on committees.

Advertising

We offer many advertising opportunities for your business or organization—whether you’d prefer our award-winning print publications (quarterly Hewitt Express magazine and/or our annual Community Guide & Business Directory) or one of our many digital platforms.

Advocacy

Our memberships to state and national associations give us access to policy-makers and offer our members a say in legislation affecting small business.

Community Guide & Hewitt Express

Did you know our Chamber has five publications each year? Check out our annual Community Guide & Business Direcotry to see why Hewitt has been nationally recognized for its safety, schools, quality of life and affordability, and see our quarterly Hewitt Express magazine for community calendars, New Member Spotlights, Hewitt Happenings and more!

Community Guide & Hewitt Express

Did you know our Chamber has five publications each year? Check out our annual Community Guide & Business Direcotry to see why Hewitt has been nationally recognized for its safety, schools, quality of life and affordability, and see our quarterly Hewitt Express magazine for community calendars, New Member Spotlights, Hewitt Happenings and more!

Investors and Partners

Action Fire Pros

Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat

Barnett Contracting

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Hillcrest

Bush’s Chicken Hewitt

Camille Johnson, Realtors

Central National Bank

City of Hewitt

City of Woodway

ClearVista Financial

Clint Allen State Farm Insurance Agency

Community Bank & Trust

Computers N’ Stuff

Custom Integrators

D1 Waco

Digital Media Butterfly

Educators Credit Union

Edward Jones Investments – John Maddux

Eleserv

Extraco Banks

 First Central Credit Union

GENCO Federal Credit Union

George’s Restaurant & Catering

Astound – Grande Communications

Hampton Inn Waco South

Hewitt Fire Department

Hewitt Florist

Hewitt Police Department

Hewitt Public Library

Hewitt Veterinary Hospital

HEB Woodway

Hip Pixel Media

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waco South

Incommons Bank

Italian Granite

Jack of All Trades

Job Link Personnel Services

Kelly, Realtors

KWBU

Loaded Sound, Stage & Lighting

Locals Love Us

M&M Broadcasters

MarathonNorco Aerospace

McLennan Community College

McLennan Co. Chamber Alliance

Midway ISD

Mr. Electric

News 25

Prophecy Media Group

Raising Cane’s Hewitt

RE/MAX, Roya Kimberly Fowler

Sleep Inn & Suites

SpringHill Suites Woodway

Texas State Technical College

The Exchange Event Center – McGregor

Visiting Angels

Walk-On’s

Women of Waco

Partners & Resources

The Greater Hewitt Chamber works to build long-lasting relationships within the community and actively seeks opportunities to partner with local organizations, as well as state and national associations. Workforce Solutions for The Heart of Texas provides support for both job seekers and employers in our area!