If you're new to the business world, or even if you're already established, there's probably an organization that can help increase your connections to the community.


American Association of University Women
Monterey Peninsula Branch
622-0425 or www.aauwmpb.org

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Monterey County
5 E. Gabilan St. No. 214, Salinas

Leadership Monterey Peninsula
801 Lighthouse Ave., Suite 106, Monterey
649-8252 or www.leadershipmonterey.org

Monterey County Association of Realtors
201 A Calle Del Oaks, Del Rey Oaks
393-8660, www.mcar.com

Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau
150 Olivier St., Monterey
221-1010 or www.montereyinfo.org

Monterey County Farm Bureau
931 Blanco Circle, Salinas
751-3100 or www.montereycountyfarmbureau.org

Monterey County Hospitality Association
P.O. Box 223542, Carmel 93922
626-8636, www.mcha.net

Monterey County Vintners and Growers Association
400 Camino Aguajito, Monterey
375-9400, www.montereywines.org

Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
380 Alvarado St.


, Monterey
648-5360, www.mpcc.com

Monterey Peninsula Women's Council of Realtors
642-2373, wcrmp@yahoo.com

National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals-Monterey Bay Chapter
Ramon Fuentes, president
14 Beverly Drive, Watsonville 95076
fuentesramon@aol.com; 724-0572

Professional Women's Network of the Monterey Peninsula
P.O. Box 1489. Seaside, CA 93955
642-4994, www.pwnmonterey.org

Service Corps of Retired Executives
Free counseling and workshops for small businesses, provided by retired executives. Contact through Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce,
648 5360, or www.score.org

Big Sur

Big Sur Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 87, Big Sur, 93920
667-2100, www.bigsurcalifornia.org


Carmel Chamber of Commerce
San Carlos between 5th and 6th
624-2522, www.carmelcalifornia.org

Carmel Valley

Carmel Valley Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 288, Carmel Valley 93924
659-4000, www.carmelvalleychamber.com


Marina Chamber of Commerce
3170 Vista Del Camino, Ste. C, Marina
384-9155, www.marinachamber.com


New Monterey Business Association
321 Alvarado St., Monterey
655-8070, www.newmonterey.org

Old Monterey Business Association
321 Alvarado St., Suite G, Monterey
655-8070, www.oldmonterey.org

North County

Moss Landing Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 41, Moss Landing 95039
633-4501, www.mosslandingchamber.com

North Monterey County Chamber of Commerce
Serving Prunedale and Castroville
10683 Merritt St., Castroville
633-2465, www.northmontereycountychamber.org

Pacific Grove

Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce
Forest & Central avenues
Pacific Grove
373-3304, www.pacificgrove.org


Oldtown Salinas Association
One Main St., (Inside the National Steinbeck Center), Salinas
758-0725, www.oldtownsalinas.com

Salinas Jaycees Inc.
P.O. Box 1048, Salinas

Salinas United Business Association
Salinas Valley Business Women's Network
P.O. Box 6731, Salinas 93912

Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce
119 E. Alisal St., Salinas
424-7611, www.salinaschamber.com

Seaside/Sand City

Seaside/Sand City Chamber of Commerce
505 Broadway Ave., Seaside
394-6501, www.seaside-sandcity.com

South County

Gonzales Chamber of Commerce
120 4th St., Gonzales
675-9019, www.gonzaleschamber.org

Greenfield Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 387, Greenfield 93927
674-5591, www.greenfieldchamber.info

King City Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture
200 Broadway St., Suite 40, King City
385-3814, www.kingcitychamber.com

Soledad Mission Chamber of Commerce
641 Front St., Soledad
678-3941, www.soledad-missionchamberofcommerce.com