You're cordially invited to the Contractor Connect Luncheon by the Midlands African Chamber, hosted by Turner Construction Company, in collaboration with the Sarpy Chamber, the Omaha Greater Chamber, and the United Hispanic Contractors Association. This event is taking place on March 14, 2024, at Metropolitan Community College, located at 5370 N 30th St, NE 68115. Through this event, we aim to establish connections with small, underrepresented women, minorities, and BIPOC contractors. Make sure to RSVP via the link below https://buff.ly/3I4obJ3 #MidlandsAfricanChamber #TurnerConstruction #ContractorsConnectLuncheon

Join MAC members and the MAC Xcelerator group on Monday, March 4 for a discussion about Investor Readiness, Scaling and Fundraising. This event takes place at 6400 South, University Drive Road North, Room 231, Omaha, NE 68182. Don't miss out—register at https://buff.ly/3wsBYqd to save your spot!

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Today is the last day for employers to post internship applications before this cycle's deadline! Don't miss out; post your application here: https://internne-csm.symplicity.com/employers/index.php?signin_tab=3! #internNE #PoweredbyAksarben

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Applications for the MAC Foundation Scholarships are open! If you or someone you know meets the following requirements, then sign up today for the opportunity to get $1000 to put towards tuition and books! To qualify for this scholarship, you must: - Identify as Black, Indigenous and/or people of color (BIPOC) or be an immigrant or refugee. - Be currently residing in the states of Nebraska or Iowa. - Be a high school senior, or college student enrolled in an accredited college or university. - Be pursuing a major/minor in Accounting, Finance, STEM, or Law. - Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent). - Demonstrate financial need Apply now before the deadline on March 15th!

The Midlands African Chamber, Inc. is pleased to introduce Michael Higgins, the owner of TwinApt LLC. TwinApt LLC provides an easy setup, low-cost, controlled environment with a farm management platform that helps indoor farmers launch quickly, reduce operating costs, and grow efficiently. This means you can get turnkey indoor farming systems with advanced technologies that optimize and cultivate crops through the TwinApt web platform. #wepitchblack #Midlandsafricanchamber #macx #TwinAptLLC

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The Midlands African Chamber, Inc. is pleased to introduce Mishala Lewis, the owner of MECHEE. MECHEE is a fashion clothing line which provides an urban chic style to their customers. Their items are bold and sophisticated clothing in various sizes from Small - XXXL and accessories. #wepitchblack #Midlandsafricanchamber #macx #MECHEE

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Before the pandemic, remote work accounted for less than 5% of the workforce. In mid-2020, that number jumped to over 60%. Although remote work has decreased by 33.3% from its peak, it remains a significant aspect for over a quarter of all employees. https://ow.ly/IZFo50QGiNT

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NetForce Microgrant applications are being accepted until April 1, 2024. Grants up to $1,000 are available. NETForce microgrant funds are open to organizations helping to build Nebraska's entrepreneurial ecosystem through assistance and education to youth and/or adult entrepreneurs, including competition awards, registration fees, as well as event promotional activities. Applicants are encouraged to submit applications for new programming events or activities. Only one grant can be submitted per project/activity. More information and application is available at: https://www.netforcenebraska.org/microgrant.html Nebraska Business Development Center NETForce

The Omaha Community Foundation is accepting applications for its Community Interest Funds through 11:59 p.m. March 1. These five resident-led grant programs support historically marginalized or under-resourced communities, as well as community leaders doing impactful work in their own neighborhoods. African American Unity Fund Futuro Latino Fund LGBTQIA2S+ Equality Fund Refugee Community Grant Fund Omaha Neighborhood Grants Eligibility requirements and priority areas vary by grant program. All must serve people living in the Omaha metro. You may apply to more than one grant program.

The Midlands African Chamber, Inc. is pleased to introduce Polite Gardens as a member of the MAC Xcelerator Cohort 3! Polite Gardens offers private gardening services, garden coaching, writing, and horticultural art installations. The newest venture of Polite Gardens is Botanical Breaks. It is a sensory experience with plants in a setting conducive to the needs of the individual. Some may need to physically get away from a natural setting. Some may require the garden brought to them. Help us congratulate Ami and Polite Garden on joining the MAC Tribe! #WePitchBlack #MidlandsAfricanChamber #MACX #PoliteGardens #Congratulations

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The Midlands African Chamber, Inc. is pleased to introduce Antoinette Bell, the owner of Cre8tiveWayz. Cre8tiveWayz specializes in making buttons, magnets, and mirrors, frequently on-site at vendor events. They make them on-site in 3-inch rounds. However, the distributor can create various merchandise in different sizes off-site. What differentiates Cre8tiveWayz from their counterparts is that they can make these items immediately without the customer needing to place an order and wait weeks for it to arrive. #wepitchblack #Midlandsafricanchamber #macx #Cre8tiveWayz

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You're cordially invited to the Contractor Connect Luncheon by the Midlands African Chamber, hosted by Turner Construction Company, in collaboration with the Sarpy Chamber, the Omaha Greater Chamber, and the United Hispanic Contractors Association. This event is taking place on March 14, 2024, at Metropolitan Community College, located at 5370 N 30th St, NE 68115. Through this event, we aim to establish connections with small, underrepresented women, minorities, and BIPOC contractors. Make sure to RSVP via the link below https://buff.ly/3I4obJ3 #MidlandsAfricanChamber #TurnerConstruction #ContractorsConnectLuncheon

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