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Thanks Cristina Castro-Matukewicz for inviting us to be part of the conversation with Wells Fargo Middle Markets Diverse Segments Leader Moses Harris today hosted by Wayne Brown, President of the Urban League of Nebraska. It was so refreshing seeing several other Black local leaders from the business and nonprofit sectors share their concerns and objectives to contribute to the betterment of our community. Teresa Hunter, Maria Valentin, BC Clark, and the Urban League Team, thanks for being a part of the discussion. #wellsfargocommunity #Midlandsafricanchamber

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Thank you Hood Sommelier by Jack Beguedou for sharing your passion for whiskey with your fellow MAC members at roll call.

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Are you looking for ways to support your teenager in the launch of his business idea? The Rising CEOs Program by the Midlands African Chamber is a great place to start. Register now at https://buff.ly/3DbQc0f or scan the QR code to learn more.

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The Midlands African Chamber in collaboration with Untamed is convening its Umoja Unity Forum aimed to quash the stereotypes in the African American and African Immigrant communities in the United States, as well as to encourage and further collaboration, love, and unity in the African Diaspora.

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Happy Hispanic Heritage Month!

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Executive Director - Girls Inc. of Omaha REPORTS TO: Chair, Board of Directors POSITION SALARY RANGE: $140,000 – $175,000 Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Our comprehensive approach to whole girl development equips girls to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers and grow up healthy, educated, and independent. These positive outcomes are achieved through three core elements: People: Trained staff and volunteers build lasting, mentoring relationships. Environment: Our girls-only space is physically and emotionally safe, with a sisterhood of support, high expectations, and mutual respect. Programming: Our structured programs are- research-based, hands-on, minds-on, age-appropriate, and suited to the needs of today’s girls. Informed by girls and their families, we also advocate for legislation and policies to increase opportunities for all girls and to address the systemic barriers that imp

Opportunity with FranNet of Iowa and Nebraska Organizer of EEC: Size Up through OPPD – Data Analytics We provide no-cost consulting, guidance, information, and networking to individuals who are interested in starting their own business through franchise ownership. We are experts in helping our clients evaluate the various types of business opportunities in their local marketplace and choosing concepts that meet their desired financial outcomes, work-life balance, investment tolerance, and personal values. Our goal is to not only help entrepreneurs' dreams of business ownership come true, but to help people make sound decisions that give them the best chance for future success. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/eec-size-up-through-oppd-data-analytics-tickets-250278268037

North Omaha’s 2022-23 Turnback Tax grant application is now available for grant proposals that 1) showcase important historical aspects, or 2) assist with the reduction of street and gang violence, or 3) assist with small business and entrepreneurship growth within defined areas within North Omaha. Applications are due October 5, 2022, at 4:00 pm. Click here for the application and instructions. To apply, please download, complete, and save the application document and submit it via the following online form: https://www.douglascounty-ne.gov/turnback-tax-application

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Learn more about the ARPA funding

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Roll Call with Hood Sommelier was incredible today! Thank you Jack for taking us on a world tour of whiskey! Modus’ hospitality was superb as usual! #rollcall #wepitchblack #bepresenttorepresent

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Roll Call with Hood Sommelier Be present! If you are not with us, then you’re not a member!!!!#rollcall #moduscoworking #midlandsafricanchamber Roll Call with Hood Sommelier

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Caution ⚠️ hard hat zone! Great conversation, and laughs re our hard hats, with Angela McGraw, Director of Do Space today at the Yates Illuminates building. Thank you Blair Freeman and @Weitz Family Foundation for the tour.

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Midlands African Chamber presents Power Hour with Guest Speaker Michelle Johnson from the Nebraska Enterprise Fund. Michelle Johnson is a Business Analyst and Underwriting Specialist with the Nebraska Enterprise Fund. Johnson will share the ABC's of acquiring business loans as she has been a loan underwriter for small and large businesses alike.

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Ready to supercharge your business? Join us tonight at 5:30 pm, for our live Power Hour with Michelle Johnson.

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Alibaba.com Manifesting Grants Program: Apply for a $10K Grant In partnership with Hello Alice, the Alibaba.com Manifesting Grants program will award 50 small business owners $10,000 in cash grants, up to $5,000 in logistics support, and strategic business guidance. Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible, your business must have a new or existing innovative physical product that is currently on the market or expected to be viable within six months. For a full list of eligibility criteria, please see the terms and conditions. Apply now Psst... looking for more funding options? Visit Hello Alice's Funding Center for other grants and loan opportunities.

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Hope to see you there!! Roll Call by MAC - (Midlands African Chamber, Inc.), is a premier business networking event that promotes connecting with diverse business leaders. This month’s event will be hosted by Jack Beguedou Le Togolais, owner of Hood Sommelier. Free whisky-tasting class, complimentary refreshments, and drinks will be provided. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/roll-call-whisky-tasting-class-tickets-412419597117?mc_cid=87937ce775&mc_eid=70864321df

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September 23
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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