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Monday, October 19, 2020
FWHCC Ambassador Cristal Hernandez to Launch Second Business: Flor Yoga InstituteMore about Flor Yoga Institute:  Meet Fort Worth Yoga Instructor, Cristal Hernandez-Galvan.  Cristal is a certified Yoga Instructor based in Fort Worth, Texas who is announcing the official launch of Flor Yoga Institute.   Cristal’s mission is to Disrupt Division and Create Connection, Blurring the Cultural ...read more
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Thursday, October 15, 2020
Fort Worth, Texas – The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FWHCC) recently awarded $18,000 in microgrants through its emergency economic relief program to assist small businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19.  The program, funded largely by the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) and Rumba Meats, provided emergency microgrants to 18 Fort Worth small businesses impacted by ...read more
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Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Facebook established two grant programs, committing $100M in Grants for Small Businesses across the globe and $40M for Black-owned businesses in the US, because we know even a little financial support can go a long way. We also launched an in-app Economic Relief Funding portal so that small businesses could find opportunities to apply for PPP funding, including from CDFIs and minority business ...read more
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Thursday, August 20, 2020
Help us continue our 110 year legacy of Empowering Families   We have a goal of sponsoring 200 families, which has a ripple effect for the entire community. A gift of $500 allows us to support one family, but no gift is too small to make a difference.   Click Here to Sponsor a Family Today!   Here are just a few of the stories of families we have served:  Dominique's Story: Positive. ...read more
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Monday, July 13, 2020
Fort Worth, Texas -- The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FWHCC) has been awarded $15,000 by the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) and Rumba Meats to provide emergency microgrants to Fort Worth small businesses. Local, minority-owned businesses can apply for the FWHCC Emergency Economic Relief Microgrant Program starting today, July 13, 2020.  Cargill and Rumba Meats, its ...read more
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Monday, June 08, 2020
MEDIA CONTACT: Jerene Bustamante Jerene.Bustamante@fwhcc.orgFort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Launches “Business BounceBack (B3)” Program to Assist Fort Worth Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 FORT WORTH, TX – The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FWHCC) is seeking to help small businesses get back on their feet after suffering the impact of COVID-19 through their newly ...read more
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Tuesday, March 17, 2020
FWHCC Operations with your business in mind The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is continuing to monitor the growing impact of the coronavirus (CODVID-19) pandemic. Our staff has reviewed the outlined recommendations offered by federal, state and local officials and has taken the necessary steps to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace. Over the next few days, the FWHCC ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to helping our members and Fort Worth business community navigate through these uncertain times.  Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley has signed a declaration of local disaster due to a public health emergency. The order was signed to help contain and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Tarrant County. City of Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price ...read more
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Friday, March 13, 2020
The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s statement regarding COVID-19: Over the last few days, the Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has been monitoring the growing concerns regarding CODVID-19 Coronavirus. Due to the networking and large group nature of our events, we have decided to postpone our remaining March 2020 events to prioritize the health and safety of our members and ...read more
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Tuesday, September 03, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2019 Contact: Roxanne Martinez 817-296-6586 FORT WORTH – The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber and the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that creates a blueprint for the organizations to partner more intentionally to grow and develop the city’s economy. “The chambers ...read more
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Monday, July 15, 2019
Read the July 2019 Empresario, featuring an introduction from FWHCC's new President/CEO Anette Landeros, Hispanic Business Salute nominees, highlights from the Be Connected event and more. https://conta.cc/32vhfig
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Monday, July 15, 2019
The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is proud to present three nominees for the 2019 Hispanic Business Salute. FWHCC has nominated the following business owners for this year's recognition program:Sarah Castillo, Taco HeadsBecky Ramirez, IREF Big Balls UpMaryann Piña-Frodsham, Career Management PartnersIn partnership with NBC and Telemundo 39, FWHCC recognizes the most outstanding ...read more
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Monday, June 10, 2019
Fort Worth, Texas – The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FWHCC) is pleased to announce that they have selected Anette Landeros as the new CEO and President. She will take her post on July 15, 2019, succeeding John Hernandez. “Anette’s appointment is a clear reflection of the Chamber’s current state: ready to take on the future and fired up after another strong year of growth,” said ...read more
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Monday, June 10, 2019
Read the June 2019 Empresario, featuring FWHCC's new President/CEO, Be Connected breakfast event and FWHCC Scholarship Awards. https://conta.cc/2R9rfZ9
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Thursday, May 30, 2019
Fort Worth, Texas -- The Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FWHCC) recently awarded over $41,000 in college scholarships to 24 students in Tarrant County. Scholarship recipients were recognized at the FWHCC President's Scholar Dinner held at Tarrant County College - Trinity River Campus on May 28th. The 2019 FWHCC Scholarship Award recipients include:Valerie Almanza, Everman Joe C. Bean ...read more
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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Thank you for making the 46th Annual Gala a huge success! It was a wonderful evening in celebration of our FWHCC members and in tribute of our past and current military servicemen and women.  Congratulations to the 2019 Award Recipients: Businesswoman of the Year: Rachel Delira, Style FW Pictures Businessman of the Year: Carlo Capua, Z's Cafe  Community Advocate of the Year: Gabriel ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Read the May 2019 Empresario, featuring Gala Award recipients, Coffee with the Chamber, highlights from the 46th Annual Gala and more. https://conta.cc/2XUWOaK
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Monday, April 08, 2019
Read the April 2019 Empresario, featuring the 46th Annual Gala, an after-hours mixer at TCU, highlights from the BUILDFW Expo and more. https://conta.cc/2Urc8zj
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Monday, January 14, 2019
Read the January 2019 Empresario, featuring the upcoming Women in Leadership: Healthcare breakfast, State of the Chamber, the FWHCC Scholarship Program and more. https://conta.cc/2DL1hX0
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Read the December 2018 Empresario, featuring the Fiesta Night at the Rodeo event committee, Ambassador of the Year and photo highlights from the 2018 Minority Leaders in Business awards ceremony and the Jingle & Mingle Holiday Party. https://conta.cc/2EDDLMs   
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Monday, November 12, 2018
Read the November 2018 Empresario, featuring the 36th Annual Fiesta Night at the Rodeo, plus photo highlights from our latest Five Pillar Lecture Series on Leadership and BUILDFW Expo. https://conta.cc/2DiInoL
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Monday, October 08, 2018
Read the October 2018 Empresario, featuring our upcoming BUILDFW Expo, an exclusive member benefit with Dale Carnegie North Texas and highlights from our latest Five Pillars Lecture Series on Education. https://conta.cc/2DghSAh
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Thursday, January 25, 2018
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Friday, December 01, 2017
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Thursday, November 09, 2017
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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
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Saturday, July 01, 2017
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
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Monday, May 01, 2017
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Saturday, April 01, 2017
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
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Wednesday, February 01, 2017
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Sunday, January 01, 2017
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Thursday, December 01, 2016
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Tuesday, November 01, 2016
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