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2017 TAMACC Awards!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce Recognizes the Efforts of Local Businesses and Individuals at the Annual State Convention In Irving, Texas!

(El Paso, TX)- July 19th, 2017

The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) is hosting the 42nd Annual Hispanic Business Convention of Texas August 3 – 5, 2017 in Irving, Texas. At this year’s convention TAMACC will be recognizing and awarding five recipients from El Paso! Each Year, TAMACC members nominate individuals and companies from all across the state to receive these prestigious awards. Award recipients are selected by a committee who reviews nomination packets from all across the state. The TAMACC Hispanic Business Convention of Texas is one of the biggest statewide attended business gatherings. Every year, TAMACC awards and recognizes individuals and organizations who continue to exceed the expectations of the organization at the annual convention.  

“It is very exciting to learn that the hard work and dedication of 5 El Paso businesses & individuals is being recognized at the state level by such an important organization.” States Cindy Ramos-Davidson, CEO of The El Paso Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce. “El Paso has seen the hard work of all of the honorees and now the state of Texas gets the opportunity to learn what El Paso business is all about.”

Von Washington, Chairman of the Board for the El Paso Hispanic Chamber stated, “It is impressive that El Paso Has taken so many awards this year for TAMACC. This just goes to show that all of the efforts of our local El Pasoeans are paying off!”

“One of the most rewarding, important, and established traditions of the TAMACC Annual Convention, is to select, recognize, and celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of small businesses, Hispanic Chambers, and Government and Corporate Advocates,” said Samuel Guzman, TAMACC Chairman. “This year's recipients are again among the best of the best and we ask that you please join us in congratulating them.”

The Award Recipients from El Paso include: El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, 2017 Large Hispanic Chamber of The Year; Vincent Castro, 2017 Businessman of the Year – West Castro El Paso; Yolanda Diaz, 2017 Businesswoman of the Year - Mirador Enterprises, Inc.; Honorable Joe Moody, 2017 Government Hispanic Business Advocate of the Year - Texas House of Representatives; & Tenet Healthcare – The Hospitals of Providence, 2017 Corporate Business Advocate of the Year.

Congratulations to all of the 2017 TAMACC Award Recipients!

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2017 Education Foundation Scholarship Banquet

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

“Together we can make a difference, one student at a time.”
EL PASO HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION
ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS BANQUET

WHO:         The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Educational Development Foundation & Board of Directors

WHAT:        With the participation of the President & CEO of First Light Federal Credit Union, Karl Murphy as Keynote Speaker, our Annual Scholarship Awards Banquet will recognize our 2017 Scholarship Recipients. This year we are awarding 21 students, more students than ever before. Each student will receive a $1,500 scholarship from our generous sponsors at a reception sponsored by First Light Federal Credit Union.

WHEN:                        Tuesday, June 22, 2017  11:30am – 1:00pm

WHERE:       Hilton Garden Inn / University:

111 W University Ave, El Paso, TX 79902

BACKGROUND:

The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce administers the EPHCC Educational Development Foundation, whose purpose is to make college admission possible for talented, motivated and economically disadvantaged youth in El Paso County, Texas. The EPHCC Educational Development Foundation is a non-profit organization that connects students with scholarships through the acquisition of grants, sponsorships, and donations.

The EPHCC Foundation Board Members, sponsors, staff, and volunteers, are committed to working toward the goal of increasing the rate of El Paso students earning a college degree. Since its formation, the EPHCC Educational Development Foundation Scholarship Fund has given over 300 scholarships to local high school students amounting to more than $300,000. The EPHCC Educational Development Foundation has helped students in achieving their academic dreams of obtaining a higher education by pursuing degrees in Health Care such as Nursing, Pharmacy, Speech Language Pathology, and Pre-Medicine; to Business, Engineering, Computer Science and International Relations to just mention a few.

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$2.1 Million to Continue Growing the Region!

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For Immediate Release

The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Minority Business Development Agency Invest $2.1 million to Continue Grow Minority-Owned Businesses in the Region! 

April 21, 2016:  The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce announced today that they have been awarded an MBDA Business Center grant by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency, to continue providing vital business technical assistance to expanding minority business enterprises in the El Paso region, for the next five years.

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HC to DC

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Media Contact: Paulo Aguirre, Communications Coordinator
(915) 566-4066
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2016 HC to DC
The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Climbing the Hill in Washington DC!

El Paso, TX (April, 18, 2016) – Your El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will be in Washington DC this week along with a delegation of business members.  The trip is part of the El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s annual “HC to DC” marketing trip which coincides with the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) Annual Legislative Summit. 

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Política Nueva: The Leaders of Tomorrow

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

El Paso Hispanic Chamber Focuses on Mentoring
Communities Future Leaders with New Program

The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for its inaugural Politica Nueva Candidate Program. The program, over a year in the making, seeks to help mentor the future leaders of tomorrow by providing them with an initial education into the many facets of launching a political venture.

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