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Fall Forward at Drake!

Join the West Side Chamber as we celebrate 2019, economic development, and a an exciting 2020

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Breakfast at the Salisbury House

Our World Food Prize Breakfast will be at the Salisbury House with a special guest speaker

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Time to Celebrate!

We love to celebrate new businesses, but the Chamber does much more than that!

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The Des Moines West Side is rich in Art, History, and Culture.

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Don't miss the variety of public art on display on the Des Moines West Side!

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Our Partners

We are committed to the success of the DSM West Side, and our partners help us accomplish that mission

Welcome to the Des Moines West Side!

The Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce is a network of businesses committed to serving our community by supporting and enhancing the unique quality of life and commerce that defines the Des Moines West Side.  The Des Moines' West Side is an established area of our city with a rich history in niche retail and service businesses, higher education, restaurants, boutique professional offices, cultural amenities, and not-for-profits.

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Looking Ahead

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B.O.S.S. is Back!

B.O.S.S. stands for Business Owners Success Strategies. B.O.S.S. is free monthly program for West Side Chamber Business Owners, Managers, and Directors of non-profit organizations who want to work on and find solutions to business issues in a supportive, confidential setting. TRUST is a critical element of BOSS and regular attendance is strongly encouraged. Watch for more details on our fall 2019 launch of B.O.S.S.!

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Dual Membership

As a member of the Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce, you will receive a complimentary membership to the Greater Des Moines Partnership. Through this strategic partnership, YOU benefit from the extensive programs and resources that the Partnership offers to the local Chambers of Commerce.

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Visit Des Moines

We are home to much Des Moines culture, art, and history including The Salisbury House, Terrace Hill, The Des Moines Playhouse, The Des Moines Art Center, Moberg Gallery, and many historic Des Moines neighborhoods. There is always something happening in Des Moines!

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