The mission of the Greater Pointe Coupee Chamber of Commerce is to represent the common interest of business and the community, while responsibly promoting economic development and improving the quality of life vital for the future growth and prosperity of Pointe Coupee Parish.
The Greater Pointe Coupee Chamber was formed in 1985 and its bylaws voted on and approved by its inital board of directors on January 10th, 1986. On March 18th, 1987, the Pointe Coupee Merchants Association was merged with The Greater Pointe Coupee Chamber of Commerce.
The purpose of the organization stated at that time was: “To advance the general welfare and prosperity of Pointe Coupee Parish”. The committees established were: Membership Committee, Financial Committee, Education Committee, Tourism Committee, and Fundraising Committee.