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Toyota USA Foundation contributes $100,000 to Hispanic Chamber’s Core4 STEM Expo

On Monday, April 22, 2013 Congressman Joaquín Castro joined business leaders, the Hispanic Chamber and Toyota USA Foundation for a press conference at the Historic Pearl Brewery to announce Toyota’s commitment to creating brighter futures for San Antonio’s youth through their financial support of The Hispanic Chamber’s annual CORE4 STEM Expo.  The $100,000 grant awarded…

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Economic Impact of the Mexican National Study

On Friday, April 12, 2013 the Hispanic Chamber presented the latest economic data gathered from the first economic impact study conducted of the Mexican Nationals in South Texas, in partnership with the Asociacion de Empresarios Mexicanos presented by IBC Bank and Visa. For the first time, the San Antonio business community shared the overall financial…

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2013 Economic Forecast Breakfast

Join us at proud member location, Palenque Grill, for the 2013 Economic Forecast Breakfast on Wednesday, March 20, 2013.  Hear SABÉR Research Institue’s, Dr. Steve Nivin and the Federal Reserve’s, Dr. Keith Phillips give an update on the local, state and federal economy. CLICK HERE REGISTER 2013 Economic Forecast Breakfast Sponsorship Form SHARE THIS POST

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Hispanic Chamber welcomes new leadership for 2013

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is proud to declare a new slate of officers for its 2013 Board of Directors and welcomes 2013 Chairman, Alexander E. Briseño, distinguished Professor of Public Service in Residence at St. Mary’s University and retired San Antonio City Manager. “The Hispanic Chamber will continue to be a leading…

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Hispanic Chamber embraces Governor’s recommendations to increase higher education money to South Texas

Today Governor Rick Perry announced his recommendation of making the Permanent University Fund (PUF) available to South Texas in his State of the State Speech.  Historically, the PUF has made additional money accessible to the University of Texas and the Texas A&M Systems, both of which encompass a large majority of Texas’ public university students….

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CBP Global Entry Interviews Now Available at San Antonio Airport

SAN ANTONIO, TX- January 14, 2013 – Today, San Antonio International Airport (SAT) has been designated an official Global Entry Enrollment Center by U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP).  Global Entry kiosks have been in operation at the international arrivals area of SAT since August.  However, San Antonio area applicants had to schedule the required…

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2012 Alexander Briseño Leadership Development Program Graduation

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce held a graduation ceremony at the AT&T Center for the participants of the 2012 Alexander E. Briseño Leadership Development Program (ABDLP). Forty-two emerging business and community leaders were honored for the completion of this professional development program. ABLDP is a…

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Chambers announce members of Leadership San Antonio Class 38

(San Antonio, TX)  — The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and The Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce today announced the 56 individuals who will make up the 38th class of Leadership San Antonio (LSA). “The application and interview process provided us with a very talented pool of current and up and coming leaders,…

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Hispanic Chamber coordinates visit for The Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (Monterrey Tech)

On Thursday and Friday, October 18-19, 2012 the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber coordinated a visit for a group of 30 students and 3 professors to San Antonio. During the visit the group of Mexican students representing The Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education visited and learned about the great work of three members of the Hispanic Chamber that…

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SAHCC supports Pre-K 4 SA

“The  Mayor’s Pre-K 4 SA Initiative will ensure that our youth are well equipped with the educational tools necessary for them to succeed, and ultimately create an internationally competitive workforce in San Antonio.” – Raúl Lomelí-Azoubel, Chairman of the Board    San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce   The following article is from the City…

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