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SMALL BUSINESS: U.S. Treasury Announces 2 Illinois Community Banks Receive $24.5M for Small Business

Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced that two Illinois community banks received a total of $24.5 million through the Small Business Lending Fund (SBLF). The SBLF, which was established as part of the Small continue reading »

“Expo Mexico Emprende” Features Who’s Who in Mexico Entrepreneurship

Remittances seen as catalyst to create small businesses and jobs. Designed as an interactive conference open to everyone, the Mexican government is bringing Expo Mexico Emprende to Los Angeles, a unique initiative offering in one place at one time numerous programs now available for entre continue reading »

FUMEC Sees Great Opportunities for Successful Alliances With Innovative Companies and Organizations

FUMEC to share with attendees the operating mechanisms that make possible bi-national synergies between investors and high quality companies. One of FUMEC's success stories has to do with the band Grupo Pesado, which mixes music from north of the border with Latin rhythms and is followed by thousands of fans in the United States and Mexico via their smart phones using an application developed by Ironbit, a small business supported by the Secretary of the Economy through FUMEC. continue reading »

U.S. Hispanic Chamber Partners With Florida’s HCC for Upcoming National Convention in Miami

Largest gathering of Hispanic Business leaders to convene at USHCC 32nd Annual National Convention, Sept. 18-21, 2011. The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce continue reading »

Minority Business Competition Call for Entries; $150,000 in Grants from MillerCoors

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, minority-owned businesses have increased nearly 50 percent since 2000, fully twice the rate of all U.S. businesses. continue reading »

Latino Demographic Trends Have Significant Implications for Mortgage Lending

Rogelio Sáenz, dean of the College of Public Policy at the University of Texas at San Antonio, presented a study on Latino population patterns at the 6th Annual Mortgage Lending Industry Strategic Markets and Diversity Conference continue reading »

Comcast Corp. Expanding Carriage of 8 Hispanic Networks by 14 Million Subscribers

Comcast Corporation, one of the world’s leading media, entertainment and communications companies, announced today that it is expanding the carriage of eight Hispanic networks by approximately 14 million total subscribers. continue reading »

USHCC Foundation Selects Winners of Green Builds Business Coaching in Milwaukee

- Milwaukee business owners benefit from environmental sustainability education program - The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USHCCF) continue reading »

Landscaping Business Owners Facing Industry Crisis Amidst Proposed Policy Changes

Environmental and labor issues threaten future for the industry and its workers. The landscaping industry in the United States could soon be facing severe job losses due to pending labor and environmental policy changes that are being advanced by two separate government agencies in Washington D.C. continue reading »

Making History: $142.3 Million for 155 Communities Nationwide

In the single largest round of awards in the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund's history, Treasury will distribute a total of $142,302,667 to 155 financial institutions serving economically distressed communities across the United States. continue reading »

United Data Technologies Co-Chairs U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 2011 National Convention

- Largest gathering of Hispanic Business leaders to convene at USHCC 32nd Annual National Convention, Sept. 18-21, 2011 - The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) continue reading »

SMALL BUSINESS FINANCE: SBA’s Patriot Express Loans Reach $633 million

In just four years the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Patriot Express Pilot Loan Guarantee Initiative has provided more than $633 million in SBA-guaranteed loans to 7,650 veterans to start or expand their small businesses. continue reading »

USDA and Department of Commerce Host Conference to Provide Small Business Contracting Opportunities

USDA Acting Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Service Michael Scuse today gave the keynote address at the USDA and Department of Commerce Small Business Training and Matchmaking conference, continue reading »

Small Business Got Nearly $100 Million in Federal Contracts in FY 2010

2010 Small Business Procurement Data Shows Significant Progress toward 23 Percent Federal Contracting Goal. The federal government awarded nearly $100 billion in federal contracts to small businesses continue reading »

IRS Increases Mileage Rate to 55.5 Cents per Mile

The Internal Revenue Service today announced an increase in the optional standard mileage rates for the final six months of 2011. Taxpayers may use the optional continue reading »

CredAbility Selected to Help Reduced Income Homeowners Apply for Federal Funds to Avoid Foreclosures

National Nonprofit Credit Counseling Agency Will Immediately Begin Qualifying Homeowners Hurt by Unemployment, Medical Issues. CredAbility, a national continue reading »

Latino Coalition’s Chairman Hector Barreto Appointed to US Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors

The Latino Coalition (TLC) applauds the appointment of its Chairman, Hector V. Barreto, by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to their Board of Directors. "As the former head of the SBA, Hector understands the u continue reading »

Largest Gathering of Hispanic Business Leaders to Convene in Miami

Hispanic Business to Sizzle at USHCC 32nd Annual National Convention, Sept. 18-21, 2011. Join the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC), Fortune 500 companies, continue reading »

Text Messaging Program to Help Latino Immigrants Save Money

A new text messaging service to help monitor your monthly expenses has been released and is being marketed to Latino immigrants looking to save money. continue reading »

United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Leading Corporation Succeed With Numerous Initiatives

USHCC and Walmart Making Positive Impact in Hispanic Business Community. In a continuation of the powerful momentum set through the collaborative vision and commitment of The United States Hispanic continue reading »