Sumner is stronger for the many of committed individuals who serve the city through various community organizations. If you work in Sumner and are looking to get more involved in the community, consider one or more of the following:

  • Sumner Downtown Promotion Association is an association of business owners who share common goals to entice current customers to spend more time in Sumner, bring new customers and establish Sumner as a destination for exciting events.
  • Puyallup/Sumner Chamber of Commerce is a robust business to business organization that promotes, advocates and supports business.
  • The Chamber Collective exists to engage, connect and grow business leaders in order to enrich the environment for ownership, employment and community.
  • Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce is the voice for business and catalysts for prosperity, making South Sound the best place to do business in Washington State
  • The Economic Development Board (EDB) for Tacoma-Pierce County has a mission of retention and recruitment of existing primary businesses in Tacoma-Pierce County, Washington State.
  • Pierce County’s Department of Economic Development can help you find resources to become more productive and profitable, find financing, learn about your markets and more.
  • Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission serves to promote Pierce County as a destination for amateur sporting events to positively drive the economic development, shape the future of sports in the region, and influence the quality of life.
  • Travel Tacoma + Pierce County is the official destination marketing organization for Pierce County.  They work with leisure travelers, meeting planners and group tour operators.
  • Port of Tacoma  is a major center for container cargo, bulk, breakbulk, autos and heavy-lift cargo.  Created in 1918, it is now one of the largest container ports in North America and one of the top 50 in the world.
  • Port of Seattle plays a key role in bringing international trade, transportation and travel to the Pacific Northwest, and supports industries as diverse as tourism and commercial fishing.