Construction Contractors Diversity Forum – Save The Date!

Construction Contractors Diversity Forum – Save The Date!



PennDOT, in cooperation with the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC), is offering free regional events for road and bridge construction contractors working in the transportation construction industry.


PA Farm Show Complex
2300 N. Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110
October 17, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Registration Begins At 7:30 a.m.

Lunch will be provided.

*A one-day registration to the APC PennDOT Fall Seminar may be available to those who register early and attend one of these events.*



Construction prime contractors, construction subcontractors, DBE construction firms and suppliers, and other construction contractors looking to do business with PennDOT.



Topics Include:
• Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
and Diverse Business (DB) Information
• Navigating ECmS for Business Opportunities
• E-marketplace
• Marketing and Relationship Building Strategies
• Upcoming PennDOT Construction Projects


Registration closes Sept. 22, and space is limited.
Attendees must register to attend at:

For more information about the PennDOT Construction
Contractors Diversity Forum, contact the PennDOT
Bureau of Equal Opportunity at 717-787-5891.


Download PDF here.

2017 Mexican Independence Day Ceremony

2017 Mexican Independence Day Ceremony

Join us for a civic ceremony celebrating the Mexican Independence Day

with mariachi music, food and the display of the Mexican flag.

For more information call: (215) 592-0410

Invitation to Small Business Initiative



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Small Business Initiative

The Small Business Initiative is a statewide initiative aimed at increasing revenue and job growth of Pennsylvania-based small businesses. Held in only four regions across the commonwealth, SBI features an array of subject matter experts from the nation’s leading global and regional businesses to help small businesses address the most pressing issues affecting their business.

Register or learn more at or call (717)787-2991.

Download Preliminary schedule and more information.

  • Health & InsuranceLowering health and retirement costs
  • Finance & RevenueGrowing your business through procurement, equity and debt
  • Corporate Structure & GovernanceOvercoming the obstacles to scaling your business
  • Legal & Intellectual PropertyClosing deals that grow and protect your assets


University of Pittsburgh—PittBusiness
Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and
the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence Alumni Hall
4227 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
Thursday, June 2, 201
7:45 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Space is limited—Register today

Use promotional code PittsburghComp when registering

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State Rep. Jake Wheatley invites you to an MWDBE Event!

State Rep. Jake Wheatley invites you to an MWDBE Event!


Attention: Minority, Women and
Disadvantaged Business Owners and Supporters!

State Rep. Jake Wheatley invites you to an MWDBE Event
Monday, March 21st
, at the State Capitol Building in Harrisburg.

Events include:

 11:00 a.m.: Roundtable Discussion – Hearing Room 2, North Office Building

  • Listen to elected officials and Federal and State Agency/Department representatives talk about MWDBE programs.
  • Q & A Session, after the roundtable for Chambers of Commerce and MWDBE business owners.

 12:00 p.m.: Press Conference – Capitol Media Center

 A Networking/Mixer Luncheon immediately after press conference

  • Luncheon to meet and greet/mix and network with people in the MWDBE field

Bring your business cards!

RSVP your attendance to Jamie Barton, JBarton@pahouse.netLisa or telephone 717-783-3783.

Download the flyer to share with other MWDBE owners and supporters.

Download a Capital Area Parking Map.


Holiday Reception

Holiday Reception

Thursday, December 10, 2015  5:30 – 9:00

Please RSVP to by December 7th, 2015

Please join us as we bring 2015 to a successful close and present our new and exciting plans for 2016!

Come, relax and enjoy good company, music, hors d’oeuvres and complimentary wine bar.

Master of Ceremonies: Paul J. Navarro, President HCCCP,
                                        President & CEO, Navarro & Wright Consulting Engineers, Inc.

Keynote Speaker:        Michael Barrett, President, SC3

Hilton Harrisburg – Metropolitan Room
1 N. 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA

Reception Sponsors:

Dauphin County
Navarro & Wright
SC3-Stackable Commercial Construction Concepts
The Latino Connection


VIP Reception Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

VIP Reception Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Central PA and the Latino Hispanic Professional Association invite you to a VIP Reception.

Keynote Speaker: Natalia Dominquez Buckley , Regional Director of International Business Development at PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

  • Thursday, October 8, 2015, 6-8pm
  • HACC’s Ted Lick Administration Building, One HACC Drive, Harrisburg, PA

Hor D’oeuvres and Drinks will be available.

Download the flyer for registration and information.

2015 Lo Mejor de Lo Mejor Awards Dinner

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Recognizing companies making strides in providing excellent customer service to Latinos in South-Central Pennsylvania.

Honorary Chair: Pedro Rivera, Secretary of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Keynote Speaker: Pedro Cortes, Secretary of State, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


  • Reception sponsored by Radisson Penn Harris
  • Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center,1150 Camp Hill Bypass,Camp Hill, PA 17011
  • September 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Cost: $65 per person; $650 table of ten
  • Featuring live entertainment, silent auction & more or Phone:717-963-7218 the Latino Connection!

Limited Seating, Purchase your tickets today!

Thank you, Sponsors!


HCCCP Business Administration Internship

POSITION: Business Administration Intern
TIME COMMITMENT: Minimum 15 hours per week, 4 month commitment preferred.
SALARY: Unpaid; College credits may be arranged; Complimentary HCCCP membership. Work experience at an established non-profit organization.


Hispanic Chamber of Commerce seeks a motivated student or recent graduate
to participate in the organization’s day–to-day operations that include general office
administration, accounting, and involvement in some long-range strategic planning. This internship is an opportunity for an accounting / business major student to learn from a seasoned team of professionals. The intern will also have exposure to all areas of the organization such as digital media, distribution, marketing, and other professional programs and events. This position is best suited for someone who has a strong interest in non-profit & business administration.


  • Conduct a variety of general administrative tasks as assigned
  • Assist with processing mail, bookkeeping, data entry and office supplies requests
  • Assist with archiving, storage management, and in-house event planning
  • Work with the Business & Communications Consultant to develop and implement an internship project
  • Help improve administration procedures
  • Train and orient new interns in general office procedures
  • Greet guests and the general public; answer and route phone calls



Internships at HCCCP offer excellent opportunities to work in an exciting Hispanic – American Chamber of Commerce with exposure to local, regional and statewide corporations and businesses. At the end of the internship, the intern will gain and/or improve skills in the following areas: accounting (i.e. Quickbooks), office administration, project management, and strategic thinking.


  • MAC OS, PC, and Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and research skills
  • Detail-oriented and team player
  • Desire to learn about non-profit and business administration
  • Knowledge/interest in Hispanic-American Business Community
  • Accounting or Business Administration students encouraged to apply

Please send resume and cover letter by mail or email (in pdf form) to:

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Central PA
112 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101


The mission of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Central Pennsylvania is to assist, support, promote, and advocate on behalf of Hispanic businesses in the Central Pennsylvania area (Dauphin, Cumberland, Lancaster, York, and Perry Counties). HCCCP seeks to encourage the growth and development of businesses owned and operated by entrepreneurs of Hispanic descent and to help these businesses to achieve their goals.