C.O.R.E. celebrates 14 internship graduates

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 14, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On June 14, 14 interns graduated from the eight-week Creating Opportunities and Real Experiences (C.O.R.E.) internship program, in which the Chamber placed justice-involved young adults, ages 18 to 25, in job opportunities with employer partners.

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Diversifying the future of STEM

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 14, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber hosted a special joint Education & Workforce Development and Innovation & Technology Council with Susan Bonilla, state director at the Council for a Strong America, who highlighted how the graduation rate in computer science is starkly low when it comes to black and Latino students. 

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Chamber celebrates Business After Hours at Oakwood, Olympic & Olive

Center for Small Business Success on June 13, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber hosted its Business After Hours Mixer at Oakwood, Olympic & Olive, in downtown Los Angeles.

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Health Care Council hears updates from L.A. County Health Officer

Center for Business Advocacy on June 7, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber's Health Care Council met with L.A. County's Public Health Officer, Dr. Muntu Davis, on his role at the County and priorities for the year.

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Chamber applauds House passage of the Dream and Promise Act; focus shifts to Senate

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 6, 2019 at 6:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber applauds the House of Representatives and the Southern California Congressional members who voted in support of the Dream and Promise Act (HR 6) which passed the House on Tuesday.

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More than 100 Chamber member companies featured on 2019 LA500 list

L.A. Area Chamber on June 6, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Los Angeles Business Journal has released their 2019 LA500 list of the most influential people in L.A. 

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Chamber hears updates on the future of water supplies from Metropolitan Water District

Center for Business Advocacy on June 6, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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At the Energy, Water & Environmental Sustainability Council, Jeff Kightlinger, general manager and CEO of Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (Met), spoke with Chamber members about the future of water supplies in Southern California.

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LARExC organizes the 2019 China-California Business Forum

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on June 5, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Los Angeles Regional Export Council (LARExC) joined the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Los Angeles, the China Chamber for Import & Export of Machinery & Electronic Products (CCCME) and the California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) in organizing and sponsoring the 2019 China-California Business Forum.

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Gov. Gavin Newsom's Senior Policy Advisor for Early Childhood visits Educare Los Angeles at Long Beach

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 4, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On June 4, Giannina Perez, Gov. Gavin Newsom’s senior policy advisor for early childhood, visited Educare Los Angeles at Long Beach to tour the space and understand lessons learned from the school's best practices.

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Measure EE - Vote No on June 4

Maria S. Salinas on May 31, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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On Tuesday, voters in Los Angeles will head to the polls to vote in a special election. Measure EE – a $500 million dollar per year parcel tax for Los Angeles Unified School District – will be the only item on the ballot (unless you're in CD12).
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