Get Involved

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is proud to offer local chambers of commerce $2,500 of Sam’s Club Success Made Simple YEA! Startup Funds to start a YEA! program in local communities.

Why You Should Get Involved

  • 68% of Chambers running the YEA! generate non-dues revenue of $30,000 or more annually
  • Chambers running YEA! receive positive media coverage, with an average of 275,000 media impressions annually
  • Chambers running YEA! have experienced a 47% increase in member engagement
  • More than 4,000 YEA! students nationwide have launched more than 3,000 real businesses in America

Steps to Launch

Launching the YEA! Program is easy. 

  1. Fill out the Sam’s Club Success Made Simple With YEA! Startup Funds Application.
  2. Participate in a YEA! kick-off call.
  3. Receive YEA! materials and participate in a comprehensive training.
  4. Celebrate the launch of YEA! in your community!

For more information

Please access the following resources for additional information:

PDF iconChamber of Commerce YEA! Success Made Simple Information Packet

PDF iconYEA! Curriculum Overview