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LIAACC Suffolk County Inaugural Celebration & Launch Nov. 16, 2015

LIACC_logo2_rwlargeOn November 16, 2015 the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (LIAACC) will be hosting its Inaugural Celebration and Meeting installing Kimberly Grant as its Suffolk County Director.  The Inaugural Celebration and Meeting will be held at the H. Lee Dennison Building Media Room located at 100 Veterans Memorial Highway Hauppauge, New York 11798.  The inaugural meeting will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m.  The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. was founded in 2010 by its Chairman Mr. John L. Scott and is currently led by its president Phil Andrews.

“LIAACC is excited about its inaugural event in Suffolk CountKimberly Grant LIAACC Suffolk County Directory, as Suffolk County in home 112,000 African Americans as of the 2010 census.  We look forward to bringing a variety of services to the county such as Technical Assistance, Access to Capital, Trade Opportunities, Business Networking, and MWBE Certification and Utilization.” Phil Andrews, President, Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce

About: Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. – The Mission of the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., is to advance and promote economic development for business, and to advance responsive government and quality education on the behalf of all small businesses, with emphasis on African Ancestry, while preserving the Long Island community”. Long Island means the New York State counties on Nassau, Suffolk, Queens and Kings.  A Chamber of Commerce is one of the most well-known and recognizable organizations in the country chartered to stimulate business in local and regional areas where they are designated to serve.

The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.’s is designed to help facilitate trade and foster business growth through a variety of channels such as networking events, informational sessions, access to capital, and technical assistance.

For more information regarding membership, corporate sponsorship opportunities or to be placed on our email list for upcoming events you may email us at or log on to our website at and contact us!

To register for the November 16, 2015 Inaugural Celebration and Business Meeting visit

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New York Trend is a weekly news publication that focuses on issues and lifestyles of the African & Caribbean American communities throughout the New York metropolitan area and Nassau and Suffolk Counties of Long Island. It is a respected and well recognized news publication that has been in existence since 1989. Owner, Publisher and Executive Director, Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams has been at the helm of this award-winning publication since its inception. New York Trend continues to be the only black woman-owned, metropolitan newspaper in New York and Long island. New York Trend is the largest black-owned newspaper throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties.

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