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Chamber President & CEO Joins Latino Economic & Policy Summit
Last Friday, Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas joined the Inland Empire Economic Partnership and other business leaders at the inaugural Inland Empire Latino Economic & Policy Summit. Read more.
Photo credit: Inland Empire Economic Partnership
Educare Los Angeles at Long Beach Visits Dublin
Roberto Viramontes, Director of Public Affairs at Educare at Long Beach, traveled to Dublin, Ireland, in October to present on the Educare Model, the ECE Strategic Plan for the City of Long Beach and the state of ECE across L.A. County. Viramontes was part of a U.S. delegation traveling to learn more about Ireland's efforts to address the national child poverty target. Read more.
A Letter from Patrick Schaefer, New Senior Vice President of the Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment:
It was such a pleasure to have met many of you at last week's Global Initiatives Council session. As the new Senior Vice President of the Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment at the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, I would like to express again with this letter my most sincere interest in collaborating with you to support your efforts as we work together to strengthen our communities as well as our businesses by furthering the international position and influence of our region. Read more.
Be a Part of the Largest Celebration of Global Trade in the Nation
If your company is a key player in the global trade arena, don't miss this opportunity to participate and gain visibility in front of nearly 900 members of the Southern California trade industry. Read more.
New Chamber member L.A. Conservation Corps provides at-risk young adults and school-aged youth with opportunities for success through job skills training, education and work experience with an emphasis on conservation and service projects that benefit the community. They offer a number of programs for youth, including the Clean & Green Program and an After School Program. Learn more.
Doing Business With ... Local, State and Federal Agencies
Join the Chamber's OneLA Regional Collaborative on Dec. 3 to hear from the County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer & Business Affairs, the State of California Department of General Services and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Learn exactly how to get certified and what opportunities each agency has for small and diverse businesses.RSVP now.