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Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce celebrates 44 years of community engagement

Celebrating 44 years of membership, economic development, and community engagement, the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce is an organization focused on improving education and economic development opportunities in the city as well as across the state of New Mexico.

Director of Membership and Events Shannon Jacques explains that the organization has several programs and resources. The Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce focuses on helping small businesses excel and does so with programs including Grow Small Business powered by PNM which helps newer businesses learn everything from marketing to the legalities of owning a business.

The chamber also has several new members for the month of August including Rio Bravo Brewing Company, Tree Doctor 911, St. Therese School, and Urban Air Adventure Park.

The Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards takes place on Thursday, Sept. 12 and will kick off Hispanic Heritage Month and honors AHCC members in ten different categories. The sold-out event will be held at Hotel Albuquerque at 6:45 p.m.

This month, the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host their 40th annual National Convention in Albuquerque from September 29 through October 1, 2019. The convention is the largest gathering of Hispanic business leaders in America and will bring together business leaders, and corporate partners to foster economic development for the American economy.

For more information on the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce, click here.