Celebrating Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month


Join the U.S. Small Business Administration to celebrate Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month! The event will feature an armchair discussion with Jennifer Kim, SBA Associate Administrator for the Office of Field Operations; Michael Fong, SBA Regional Administrator for Region 10; Chiling Tong, President and CEO of the National Asian/Pacific Islander [...]

Disaster Resiliency Clinic – Fresno


The State of California, California Academy for Economic Development, presents a Disaster Resiliency Clinic for businesses in Fresno. This virtual opportunity is designed for economic development associations, chambers of commerce, business owners and nonprofit organizations interested in learning more about disaster preparation and prevention. Join us to learn more about the Resilient Business Challenge from [...]


Cannabis Talks: AAPIs in Cannabis


Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are increasingly starting cannabis businesses and moving up the ranks in cannabis corporations. In addition to the stereotypes, perceptions, and culture barriers, many AAPis must combat the cannabis stigma that is prominent within their own families and communities, and recently have had to address an increase in anti-AAPI discrimination. [...]