State Senator John E. Brooks honored Baldwin resident, Charlene Jackson Thompson, as his 2017 New York State Senate “Woman of Distinction.”

[video width="1280" height="720" mp4="http://liaacc.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Charlene-Jackson-Thompson-Esq.-Senator-Brooks-2017-Woman-of-Distinctionvia-torchbrowser.com_.mp4"][/video] Thompson represented Brooks’ 8th Senate District at the Annual “Women of Distinction” awards ceremony in Albany.  She was recognized along with more than 60 other honorees from across New York State. Brooks said, “There are remarkable women in our midst whose lives, work and accomplishments contribute…

Minority Business Development In America Locally and Nationally Still A Lofty Goal!

[video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://liaacc.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Growing-A-Business-Verizon-FiOS1-News-Long-Island-YouTubevia-torchbrowser.com_.mp4"][/video] Photo: Picture Left to Right: Christopher Watson, LIAACC’S Nassau Director, Sharon Davis, Vice President of LIAACC,Ron Busby, President, US Black Chambers, Inc. and Phil Andrews, LIAACC’S President Minority Business Development in America on both the local and national level in America remains a lofty goal. If…

Ron Busby, Sr. US Black Chambers President/CEO to Keynote LIAACC’S Regional Chamber Leadership Conference May 16, 2017 At Hofstra University

Long Island, New York – On May 16, 2017 Ron Busby, Sr. the President and CEO of the US Black Chambers, Inc. will be keynoting the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Regional Chamber Leadership Conference. The Conference will be held at Hofstra University Club and will begin…

Nationally Renowned Author Georgia Woodbine Joins New York State’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce

Westchester, NY - December 2016 - Nationally renowned Author Georgia Woodbine joins New York State’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce – Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.  In addition to Georgia Woodbine joining the chamber she will serve as keynote for LIAACC’S March 2017 Women’s History Month…

The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce (LIAACC) in collaboration with The Merchant Association of Rosedale, Laurelton and Springfield Gardens (MARLS) partners with LaGuardia Community College to offer a Sample Class of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program

The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce (LIAACC) in collaboration with The Merchant Association of Rosedale, Laurelton and Springfield Gardens (MARLS) partners with LaGuardia Community College to offer a Sample Class of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program To date, 10,000 Small Businesses have reached over 7,100 small…

LIAACC Appoints One

The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce appointed Erna Blackman to the role of Queens County director. Blackman is the founder of Butterflies, BBI, Inc., a nonprofit providing free hair replacements to children with medical hair loss. Source: Long Island Business News