About the Three Rivers Council

The Three Rivers Council (TRC) covers the area west and north of the St. Johns River. TRC meets monthly for “Wake Up on the Westside” in Avondale, which is a well-attended and friendly morning social. The Council also hosts a monthly luncheon that offers tremendous insights on topics important to the business community for that area. TRC prides itself on offering forums to establish relationships that embody the true spirit of business and community in a fun, professional, and dynamic environment.

Upcoming Events

June 8
Three Rivers Council, Organization

Three Rivers Council’s Wake Up on the Westside

Time: 8:00am - 9:00am
3556 St. Johns Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32205
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June 15
Three Rivers Council, Organization

Three Rivers Council Luncheon with David Garfunkel, President, LIFT JAX

Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Tabula Rasa Brewing
2385 Corbett St
Jacksonville, FL 32204
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Small Business Leader of the Year

Each year the JAX Chamber salutes the entrepreneurial spirit of Jacksonville’s small businesses with the Small Business Leader of the Year (SBLY) Award. This Council nominates one of their members to represent them at the JAX Chamber’s Annual Breakfast and to compete as the #1 SBLY overall.

Want to nominate someone?

A nominee must:

  • Be a member of the JAX Chamber in good standing
  • Be an owner, partner or shareholder of at least 25 percent of the business
  • Be active in the day-to-day management of the company
  • Be established locally in the same business for at least three years
  • Demonstrate professional business acumen and leadership
  • Have gross revenues of less than 5 million dollars per year for the previous three years

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Get Involved

Three Rivers Council Committees

Communications and Social Committee

Membership Committee



If you are interested in participating with a committee, please contact Kathy Sutton at 904-273-5367 or kathy.sutton@jaxchamber.com, and she will connect you to the appropriate committee chair.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Scholarship / Grant Opportunities

  • Grants are rewarded to local students annually with application process.