Membership

Membership to the chamber is open to all Gambian youth entrepreneurs irrespective of any distinctive, however the chamber reserves the right to reject interested individuals.

Our membership ranges from students, graduates, drop outs, out of school youth and Youth activists etc.

Membership is widely open to every young Entrepreneur between the ages of (18 to 35) years. However, membership subscription varies from A Class, B class, C class and free membership. As an entrepreneur, you have a choice to subscribe to any of the classes of membership as their benefits differ. Member who subsribe to A class are likely to be prioritise for any Opportunity, followed by B class and Class

A registered member will be provided a membership Certificate.

Scroll down to the bottom of this page to subscribe to the membership of your choice.

MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBILITY

  • You must be Gambian or residing in Gambia (Individual/group)
  • You must be within the age bracket of 15-35 years
  • You most own  or run a business entity
  • Business should be registered with single window registration
  • Business Should provide us with copy a TIN Card
  • You must have a fiscal business location or be a service provider

SUCCESS STORIES

    • GYCC Successfully Organised the National Youth Trade Fair on Agribusiness and Tourism from 2018 to 2021 that brought together 300 business for two weeks
    • GYCC has now growth in membership from 203 business in 2017 to 700 business in 2021
    • GYCC has growth in staff capacity from 2 permanent staff and 3 internship staff to 6 permanent staff and 2 internships
    • GYCC has trained and provided BDS services to over 2000 business from 2018-2021

    GYCC remains to be a critical stakeholder in most of the Steering committees and decision-making levels of project and programs affecting young entrepreneurs, among these we serve as follows;

    • Project Steering Committee Member (PSC) – Youth Empowerment Project
    • Project Steering Committee member (PSC) – MoTIE- UNDP-EPSDP project
    • Project steering committee (PSC) -Member- Tekkifii Grants committee (NACCUG)
    • National TVET Council (Sector Skills Councils of ITC, Agro-processing and Construction)
    • National Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee – TGSB
    • Member Entrepreneurship and Creative Industry Core Team – Under YEP
    • Member, National Implementation Committee of AFCFTA in The Gambia (MoTIE)
    • Member, MSMEs Policy Implementation Committee (MoTIE)
    • Member, GIZ Ecowas RSD Start up Grant steering committee (NACCUG)

C CLASS MEMBERSHIP
Annually
GMDD2,000
Personal Test
Regular Newsletter
Access to free advertisement on GYCC pages
Access to online mentoring
Access to business development training
Regular updates on GYCC events and programs
Personal email to gain access to GYCC connection and market opportunities
Interacting with personal business mentors through GYCC database
Attendance to youth empowerment workshops and conferences
Attendance to GYCC youth entrepreneur forum
Sign Up
B CLASS MEMBERSHIP
Annually
GMD2,500
Regular newsletters
Access to free advertisement on GYCC pages
Regular updates on GYCC events and programs
Interacting with personal business mentors through GYCC database
Attendance to youth empowerment workshops and conferences
Attendance to GYCC youth entrepreneur forum
Personal email to gain access to GYCC connection and market opportunities
Access to online international business programs
Access to national and international trade fairs
Sign Up
A CLASS MEMBERSHIP
Annually
GMD3,000
Regular newsletters
Access to free advertisement on GYCC pages
Access to online mentoring
Access to business development training
Regular updates on GYCC events and programs
Personal email to gain access to GYCC connection and market opportunities
Interacting with personal business mentors through GYCC database
Attendance to youth empowerment workshops and conferences
Attendance to GYCC youth entrepreneur forum
Access to national and international trade fairs
Free access to GYCC exhibition
GYCC serves as a guarantor for access to grants and loans and in some case support you for growth
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