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Regional Chamber of Commerce LIAACC Community Resource Day September 28, 2016

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New York’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce will be presenting its first Community Resource Day bringing together quality business resources.

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Hempstead, NY - September 6, 2016 - On Wednesday, September 28, 2016 New York’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce will be presenting its first Community Resource Day bringing together quality business resources, small business owners, professional services providers, and residents together to enhance the viability and sustainability of local communities in the region.

“It is vital for organizations such as the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce to organize our communities around the areas of MWBE Development, MWBE Utilization, Trade Opportunities, Consumer Spending, Access to Capital, Advocacy, and Capacity Building for Small Business Owners”. Phil Andrews, President, Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

The Community Resource Day will be held at Jackson Memorial AME Zion located at 60 Peninsula Blvd. Hempstead, New York 11550.  The Community Resource Day will begin at 2:00 pm and end at 6:00 pm.  The chamber’s general membership meeting will be conducted directly following the community resource day at the same location and will begin at 6:00 pm and end at 8:00.

LIAACC operates as a regional of chamber of commerce in the four counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Queens and Kings. LIAACC is a regional chamber of commerce and a county director serves in each of its counties. LIAACC has successfully held Inaugural launches in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, and Kings.

LIAACC can be found online at www.liaacc.org.

LIAACC has been featured on NBC Positively Black and WABC Here and Now.

LIAACC is a member of the US Black Chamber.

To register for Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.’s Community Resource Day or General Membership Meeting you may register online today.

LIAACC is a membership based organization. Small Business Owners and Professionals can log on to our website at www.liaacc.org to subscribe to our email list or to contact us for inquires or to be placed on our mailing list for upcoming events.