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New Coalition Launched to Promote Rail Infrastructure Investment Across Northeast Corridor

Posted Thursday, December 1st, 2016 | 0 comments

This press release was originally published by Holland & Knight LLP. (Washington, D.C.) —  A diverse group of businesses and community stakeholders today announced the formation of the Coalition for the Northeast Corridor (CNEC) – a group brought together to realize the Corridor’s potential by advocating for federal infrastructure investment and to pursue an ambitious […]

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North Philadelphia Health Enterprise Zone to Address Health Disparities

Posted Thursday, October 20th, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber’s Health Care Action Team is comprised of many members dedicated to making Greater Philadelphia a global hub for health care innovation. Below is an example of how our members are helping to make this vision a reality. This press release was originally published by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. Harrisburg, PA – […]

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Chamber Executive Joe Grace to Join Pennsylvania AG Campaign

Posted Friday, August 26th, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia announced today that its Vice President for Civic Affairs, Joe Grace is departing to join the campaign of Josh Shapiro for Pennsylvania Attorney General as a senior communications advisor. Grace served as the Chamber’s chief advocate in Philadelphia City Hall since January 2013. During his tenure with the […]

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Reason for Reform Campaign Highlights New Data Showing the Economic Impact of Immigrants in Pennsylvania

Posted Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 | 0 comments

Local leaders call for immigration reform in National Day of Action with events across all 50 states Philadelphia region business, civic, and community leaders came together for a Day of Action to showcase new research on immigrant contributions in Pennsylvania and to highlight the critical need for immigration reform. The event marked the launch of […]

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[Recap] – The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia Hosts Policy Forum on Leveraging Philadelphia’s Infrastructure

Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 | 0 comments

On June 21, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (the Chamber), through its Roadmap for Growth initiative, hosted a policy forum on leveraging Philadelphia’s infrastructure assets at Temple University’s Mitten Hall.

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[Recap] – The Chamber’s Roadmap for Growth Hosts Policy Forum on Education and Workforce Development

Posted Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber, through its Roadmap for Growth initiative, hosted a policy forum on education and workforce development at the Community College of Philadelphia on May 24. Many ideas were highlighted in front of an audience of over 150 attendees that included business executives, educators and service providers as well as neighborhood and civic organizations. This […]

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Statement from the Chamber on the City of Philadelphia’s Proposed FY2017 Budget

Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 | 0 comments

Over the last two years, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with its members, candidates for mayor and City Council, and 150 civic and neighborhood leaders, has conducted a citywide campaign, the Roadmap for Growth, around economic growth and job creation in Philadelphia. In neighborhood after neighborhood, businesspersons and citizens have expressed the […]

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[Recap] – Local Leaders Discuss Expanding Philadelphia’s Neighborhood Economies

Posted Thursday, May 5th, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia through its Roadmap for Growth initiative, hosted a policy forum on expanding neighborhood economies at WHYY’s studios on Thursday, April 28. Many ideas were highlighted in front of an audience of 150 attendees that included large and small businesses as well as neighborhood and civic organizations. This policy forum […]

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Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and Comcast Business to Host Small Business Week

Posted Monday, April 18th, 2016 | 0 comments

From April 18 to April 22, multiple events will celebrate and provide resources for small businesses in the region. PHILADELPHIA, Monday, April 18, 2016– The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (the Chamber) and Comcast Business are proud to present Small Business Week. This week-long campaign will highlight the region’s commitment to small businesses and will […]

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[Recap] – Chamber Hosts Policy Forum on Philadelphia’s Competitiveness

Posted Thursday, March 31st, 2016 | 0 comments

The Chamber, through its Roadmap for Growth initiative, hosted a policy forum on mapping Philadelphia’s competitiveness at the University City Science Center’s Quorum.

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