INAUGURAL CLASS OF PROFESSIONALS SELECTED TO EXPLORE WAYS TO GIVE UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES BETTER ACCESS TO CAPITAL
BBVA Compass and Opportunity Finance Network on Tuesday welcomed the inaugural class of 25 Opportunity Fellows to Birmingham for a three-day training session, where they'll explore opportunities for leading necessary change to give underserved communities equal access to capital. ...read more
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MEMBERS MEET WITH LEGISLATORS AT CAPITOL
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More than 90 members of the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama traveled to the State Capitol February 21 and 22 for the Montgomery Drive-In, an annual event which allows a unique level of access to legislators and state officials.
Day One began at the Alabama Department of Archives and History with a panel ...read more
The Women's Leadership Alliance of The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama held their first Lunch and Learn February 16, welcoming presenter Kelsey Lovett.
Lovett, an accomplished financial services industry professional with Benefit Compensation Group, spoke to attendees on how to invest in a challenging market, specifically targeting topics of interest to professional women.
The event was ...read more
The Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded $1,500,810 in grant funding to the West Alabama Works (WAW) - Region 3 Workforce Development Council for the WAW 2020 Initiative. The project will deliver job training services to fill critical regional workforce needs in the rapidly growing automotive and advanced manufacturing industries in western Alabama. Areas to be served include Tuscaloosa, ...read more
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