The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. announced on Friday it will begin?servicing the small?businesses of Kings County.
Founded by its chairman John L. Scott,?LIAACC?s mission?is to advance and promote economic development and advance responsive government and quality education for small businesses, with an emphasis on black-owned businesses,?in Long Island, now covering the counties of?Nassau, Suffolk, Queens and Kings.
?LIAACC believes that Kings County will significantly benefit from a regional chamber of commerce of this magnitude due to the significant number of African American business owners in Brooklyn, said?LIAACC?President Phil Andrews.
Andrews added, the chamber of commerce will benefit its member network in all of its expanded areas while?serve as a hub of trade.?
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