Who WE ARE


The Hawaii Rainbow Chamber of Commerce represents small businesses, individuals, corporations, and nonprofit associations whose members who share values of promoting equality and diversity in the workplace. We empower LGBTQ+ businesses to gain new skills and access resources through education, training, and events connecting the community and its allies. We advocate for equality of opportunity in business and society for the community. We work with companies companies, governmental agencies and nonprofits to promote diversity, inclusion and equality in the workplace.

 OUR VISION


We envision a Hawaii where the LGTBQ+ community enjoys equal rights under the law as consumers, as employees, and as business owners. Hawaii will be a model for the world of diversity, respect and inclusion for LGBTQ+ community. 

 OUR Mission


Through programs, education, networking and advocacy, The Hawaii Rainbow Chamber of Commerce champions the advancement of economic opportunities for Hawaii’s LGTBQ+ community and for those who support equality for all.

“Hawaii Rainbow Chamber of Commerce is the one place I can go to to find providers of goods and services from the LGBTQ+ community and its allies. I want to support the businesses who believe that we are all better off when customers, employees and members of society are all treated with fairness, respect and equality."

 OUr Values


Hawaii Rainbow Chamber of Commerce sees a world where values of respect, diversity and inclusion of LGBTQ+ owned businesses, employees, customers and their allies in the community are realized as the right values to hold as humans, and because equality is always good for business as well.

 OUR board


Hawaii Rainbow Chamber of Commerce is entirely volunteer and relies on qualified working board members to promote LGBTQ+ owned businesses, employees, students and allies in the community to promote diversity and equality in economic opportunity. Please contact us if you are interested in serving on the board or would like to volunteer your time in another capacity like event planning, website upkeep, membership development or other areas you see a need or interest in serving.