The California Black Chamber of Commerce mission is to provide programs and services, through the above mentioned programs, which strength our member organizations in their regions of operations; to advocate policies which improve business opportunities for African Americans throughout California.
Making our state-wide community a great place to live reinforces our board’s main agenda in 2014-2015, which was to support local activities and recirculate California income locally. The most profound comment we’ve heard over the past year came from a member who works in the accounting field, he said; “I would rather lose to my competitor across the street then to see the business go out of the area.” That embodies our commitment to shop local, hire local, and volunteer local.
To that end, we continue to provide information statewide and through the nation through various formats: California Legislative Welcome Reception held in January, attended by a wide array of California business and community leaders. ......
May 30, 2014
As leader of an organization representing black businesses throughout California, I am deeply concerned about the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new proposed regulations that would, in effect,