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Weekly Business Legislative Updates: 9/17 Council Meeting

Tue., September 22, 2020

NEW LEGISLATION Bill No. 200479 (Jones): Amending the “Fair Criminal Record Screening” standards preventing unfair discrimination against those previously convicted of criminal offenses; expanding the definition of employer and employee,... Read More

Fri., September 27, 2019

Council Updates... Read More

Philadelphia Plastic Bag Ban

Thu., September 5, 2019

Plastic Bag Ban Flyer... Read More

2019 GRANT CYCLE OPEN: MAY 20th to June 30th

Wed., April 24, 2019

Dear Friends and Partners, Almost as anticipated as the return of Games of Thrones, The Merchants Fund’s 2019 grant cycle will open next month! The new application will be available... Read More

Philadelphia Free Enterprise Week

Tue., February 26, 2019

February 2019   Dear Chamber Member,   When I speak with business owners, one thing I hear consistently is, “We’re having trouble finding and retaining good employees.” Why is that?... Read More

Governor Wolf Announces $10 Million to Expand STEM and Computer Science in Schools

Tue., February 12, 2019

Harrisburg, PA – Continuing the rollout of his groundbreaking PAsmart initiative, Governor Tom Wolf announced $9.6 million in PAsmart advancing grants to enhance science and technology education in schools statewide.... Read More

Philadelphia Works and Community College of Philadelphia Open PA CareerLink® Philadelphia Resource Hub at Northeast Regional Center

Tue., February 12, 2019

Hub will provide access to job development programs and hyperlocal recruitment services for employers NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA– Philadelphia Works today joined with leadership from the Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) to... Read More

TOMPKINS VIST BANK LAUNCHES FINANCIAL LITERACY PROGRAM ON WEBSITE

Tue., January 29, 2019

Wyomissing, PA – Tompkins VIST Bank today announced the launch of an interactive, online financial education initiative designed to help the public and customers learn how to better manage their... Read More

Philly braved the rain to make Invest: Philadelphia’s inaugural launch conference a huge success!

Tue., January 29, 2019

Philadelphia, PA – Philadelphia was the star of the show at the Invest: Philadelphia launch conference. Covering topics like healthcare, education and innovation, the standing room-only crowd was enrapt throughout the... Read More

PHL CONTRACTS OPEN SOLICITATIONS AS OF WEDNESDAY

Tue., December 18, 2018

PHL CONTRACTS OPEN SOLICITATIONS AS OF WEDNESDAY 12-12-18 TRL... Read More

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