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Published Thursday, September 1, 2016
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Published Monday, June 6, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC, June 6, 2016 –The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) celebrated its annual Gala: Honoring Hispanic Businesses in Construction on June 3rd at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC. This year the GWHCC recognized five individuals in the construction sector who have excelled in various categories and celebrated its 40th anniversary.

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Published Friday, May 13, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC –The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) will be celebrating its 40th Annual Gala: Honoring Hispanic Businesses in Construction on June 3rd at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC. This year the GWHCC will be recognizing five individuals in the construction sector who have excelled in various categories. The Gala Chairs are Edwin Villegas, President & CEO of Winmar Construction Inc. and Carlos Perdomo, CEO of Keystone Plus Construction Corporation. The event’s keynote speaker is David Velazquez, President & CEO of Pepco Holdings.

“This year the Chamber is celebrating its 40th anniversary! This is a significant milestone for us, the GWHCC and its members have come a long way since 1976,” said Angela Franco, President and CEO. “The GWHCC works every day to help businesses move forward and to build sectors that play an essential role within the community.”

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Published Thursday, September 1, 2016

 

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2016 Hispanic Heritage Celebration

   

GWHCC is pleased to invite you and join us to celebrate the Hispanic Heritage Celebration on October 13, 2016. GWHCC will be recognizing a Hispanic business from the DC metropolitan area. GWHCC is honored to present its 2016 Chairman’s Award to Gustavo F. Velasquez. Velasquez is currently the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity. He has served in numerous boards and advisory groups at local and national levels, with an emphasis on civil rights and educational organizations, as well as issues for the advancement of Latinos in the United States. He attended the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated with a master's degree in government administration. He lives in the District of Columbia with his wife, Emily, and his two children.

 

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Accessing Capital To Start & Grow Your Business

Business Matchmaking Event For Local & Small Business Owners

On August 19th, 2016 The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce GWHCC and its business partners DC Health Link, the Department of Housing and Community Development DHCD and the Mayor’s Office of Latino Affairs, held the Accessing Capital Matchmaking at the Frank D. Reeves Center of Municipal Affairs. As part of our mission, we continue connecting businesses with funding opportunities as way to continue growing and developing Capital.

 

Workforce Development Initiative

In an effort to improve our regional economy and to support businesses and member organizations wanting to meet its diversity/inclusion goals, the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is happy to announce


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