What’s up at the Chamber?

What’s up at the Chamber?

Sun Staff Reports

Membership in the Alameda Chamber of Commerce pay dividends that make the cost of membership more than worthwhile.

Here are just some of the upcoming events that the Chamber offers its members and volunteers.

Ambassadors Meeting
Monday Oct. 11
5 p.m.
The Ambassador Program of the Alameda Chamber functions as a liaison between the Chamber, its members, and the community.
The group welcomes new chamber members, answers questions, and attends events. It offers a great way to get involved, perfect for those who enjoy meeting people and helping businesses.
Click the link below to send an email if you are interested in becoming an Alameda Chamber of Commerce Ambassador!

Personal Care Coalition
Monday Oct. 18
10 a.m.
COVID-19 has created many challenges for all of us, but personal care service providers such as masseurs, beauticians, nail techs, barbers, stylists, and others face unique issues and challenges as a result of previous closure orders.
This group discusses and addresses the issues and challenges facing these industries. It’s a forum to exchange best practices as well as organize ideas and solutions to help with recovery.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Town Hall
Monday, Oct. 18
4 p.m.
Join Dr. Cindy Acker for this month’s topic, Equity in Entrepreneurship: Results from the Roundtable.

SBA Webinar: How to Apply for EIDL and EIDL Reconsideration
Wednesday, Oct. 20
10 a.m.
Learn what you need to know about applying for the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL).

In-person Ribbon Cutting: Alley & Vine
Thursday, October 21
5:30 p.m.
Join us in celebrating the one year anniversary of Alley & Vine. This event will be held in person and outdoors. Masks required, please register for headcount.

Restaurant & Bar Coalition
Monday Oct 25
10 a.m.
Through COVID-19 restaurants and bars have faced unique issues and challenges. This group focuses on the issues and challenges of this industry, best practices, and solutions to help the restaurants and bars thrive.

Alameda Emerging Leaders
Monday Oct 25
5:00 PM
The new Alameda EL is a professional leaders group designed around the needs of entrepreneurs, innovators, and those beginning their careers with interest in future leadership.
The group’s mission is to connect, promote, and support local young (and young at heart) professionals through social activities, community involvement, and professional development, making Alameda a more desirable place to live for emerging leaders.
The Alameda Chamber of Commerce is the voice of the business community and has represented and advocated on behalf of businesses in Alameda for more than 90 years.