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Tacoma Continuous Acceleration Program Launches – The Suburban Times

City of Tacoma announcement. TACOMA, Washington – The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Washington Business Center, in partnership with the Tacoma-Pierce County Economic Development Board (EDB), has launched Continuous Acceleration, a program providing a continued support for Blacks, Indigenous (and) Small Businesses owned by People of Color (BIPOC) and graduates of regional acceleration programs. The […]

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Inland Empire Group Seeks $ 100 Million In Federal Grants To Promote Racial Equity In Logistics Industry – Daily Bulletin

An Inland Empire collective of nearly 100 members – from universities and nonprofits to industry leaders, small businesses, unions and advocates – prepare to apply for federal funding $ 100 million to promote racial equity and sustainability in the region booming logistics sector, said a spokesperson for the collaboration. The collective Inland Economic Growth and […]

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Objective 3.3 – Unify the coordination and delivery of federal assistance

Disaster mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery are not the responsibility of one agency. Rather, these functions are a shared responsibility requiring the coordination of federal agencies, private and social sectors, state, local, tribal and territorial governments and other partners. FEMA is uniquely positioned to lead the federal government in integrating the provision of federal resources […]

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Making the Most of the Pandemic Pantry

Tweeter This story is part of our December 2021 issue on the theme of innovation. Click here to subscribe. When the initial shock of the coronavirus wore off last spring, people were stuck in their homes and found themselves without social opportunities, some with more free time than ever before. Those who had the luxury […]

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Louisiana Workforce Commission publishes posters on expanded pregnancy accommodation rights for employees

United States: Louisiana Workforce Commission publishes posters on expanded employee pregnancy accommodation rights 06 December 2021 Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Effective August 1, 2021, Louisiana’s Employment Discrimination Act was amended to expressly require Louisiana employers with more than 25 employees to provide reasonable […]

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County commissioners take care of day-to-day business

SANDPOINT – Tuesday’s County Commissioners meeting dealt with a slew of housekeeping matters, with the board allocating $ 519,455.59 in county money for ammunition purchases, rental and routine expenses. Starting with approving the consent program which included five liquor licenses, two minor land divisions and $ 39,936.57 in bills from the Bonner County Sheriff’s Office […]

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BC-La Conversation, December 2, 10 a.m., ADVISORY

Here’s a look at what The Conversation, a nonprofit source for explanatory journalism from academic experts, offers today. AP members can find The Conversation content at AP press room or through AP web feeds. For technical assistance, please contact [email protected] or call 877-836-9477. If you have questions about the content of The Conversation, including: – […]

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Baldwin is working to make the Minority Business Development Agency permanent

Newly signed infrastructure law makes MBDA permanent and authorizes $ 550 million over five years to support minority business community Washington, DC – Biparty infrastructure legislation enacted by President Joe Biden will make the US Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) permanent after Senator Tammy Baldwin worked to include the provision in legislation. […]

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WAMY Community Action Seeks Donations for Third Annual Santa’s Gift Drive for Seniors | Community

WAMY Community Action is asking the community to donate to help spread the holiday cheer to seniors locked up, living in assisted living or hospice care for the third annual Santa Claus gift drive for the people aged WAMY. In 2020, WAMY (Watauga, Avery, Mitchell, Yancey) delivered nearly 800 holiday gift bags to seniors as […]

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Your essential WFH laptop desk

There is no better laptop. The Cyworx combines comfort and functionality in a sophisticated and fungible package. Main characteristics Ergonomic seats Ventilation for cooling the laptop Integrated smartphone or tablet holder Peripheral storage Bamboo Characteristics Mark: Nerdytec Equipment: Bamboo and fabric Compatibility: All laptops Ventilation: Yes Weight: 11.31 lbs (5.1 kg) Advantages Crazy comfort Elegant […]