About Us

Our Mission

Your Newington Chamber of Commerce is an instrument of action designed to be a representative voice of business in the community.

Who We Are

We are a voluntary organization of business people who work together to advance the economic, commercial, civic development, and related needs of the community. It is a network of local leadership who has the talent and resources to drive and support continued business opportunity and community improvements.

The Chamber provides the forum and the mechanism that enables business people to accomplish collectively what they could not achieve individually.

Our Core Values


We support our local community through our commitment and sponsorship of programs such as:

  • Newington High School scholarship awards
  • Lucy Robbins Welles Library 5K run
  • Newington Rotary Club golf tournament
  • Newington Waterfall Festival
  • Newington Extravaganza
  • Cruising Newington Car Show


We provide a voice for Newington business owners in our community and government. We are actively involved with various local organizations and resources, including:

  • Newington Economic Development Commission
  • Newington town government
  • Newington Police Department Community Outreach programs
  • Newington High School Career Services
  • State Representatives


We believe there is “strength in numbers” and our members are part of a team who work together to promote and grow each other’s businesses. We provide resources and forums such as:

  • Event Sponsorship opportunities
  • Business Seminars
  • Media Relations
  • Chamber Committees


We connect our members with other local businesses, non-profits and town officials through our numerous networking events such as:

  • Wake-Up Wednesdays business networking
  • Women’s Networking Group
  • Business After-Hours events
  • Ribbon-Cutting events
  • Collaboration with other local chambers
  • Involvement with community events


We help our members grow their businesses by providing marketing and social media promotional resources to reach a large audience of local customers. We showcase our members in areas such as:

  • Press releases in local media publications
  • Highly active Facebook and Instagram pages
  • Weekly Chamber e-newsletters
  • Holiday and special promotions
  • Business Directory listings on Chamber website
  • Sponsorship Opportunities for Chamber events
  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies