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PMAHCC Newsletter - August 2018

31-Jul-2018 10:51 PM | Anonymous

PMAHCC Newsletter

August 2018

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PMAHCC has announced our new Executive Board positions.

Carmen O. Malloy- Chairman

Ivan Usero- President

Jesus Torres- Treasurer

Armando Ocando-  Secretary

PMAHCC is actively seeking Fall interns for: Social Media Marketing, Photography, Journalism & Videography. Please submit resume & portfolios to

PMAHCC Partner, Rosedale Tech will be holding their 3rd Annual Car Show on August 25th

PMAHCC Board Member, Roberto Clemente Jr. Welcomed his first child in July!

USHCC has joined the "Open for all" campaignOpen to All is the nationwide public engagement campaign to build awareness and understanding about the importance of our nation’s nondiscrimination laws—and to defend the bedrock principle that when businesses open their doors to the public, they should be Open to All. Read More

As part USHCC's new women’s initiative, In Her Footsteps, we want to hear what some of the biggest challenges are for Latinas in the workforce. The form below will be used to gather insights from your unique experiences and will be used to help us better advocate for you. 

Click Here to Participate

August 9-10th Facebook Community Boost (FREE!)

Digital skills classes will be taught at The University Club of Pittsburgh. In between sessions, Facebook Business Help Desks will be available for live 1:1 assistance on Facebook Pages, Ads Manager, Instagram and more! Facebook Community Boost is free to attend and open to the public. More Information

August 28th Special Invitation to the Rivers Club (FREE!)

ALPFA and PMAHCC members and friends are specially invited to experience the Rivers Club, their fine cuisine, network and have a wonderful time! Coworkers, Friends, Clients (and more) are welcome to attend this FREE event.

Hors d'oeuvres and one complimentary beverage will be provided. Additional drinks available from value-priced cash bar.

More Information

September 5: Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff (Clemente Day)

The event will take place at Verdetto's Bar & Restaurant where the new Roberto Clemente Mural has been painted. Attendees include Manny Sanguillén, Grant Jackson, Roberto Clemente Jr., The Clemente Family, Mayor Bill Peduto & More! There will be many prizes to be won including airline tickets, autographed sports gear, hotel stays and more!

In addition, tickets to the Pittsburgh Pirates game will be available at a discounted rate for attendees and other PMAHCC friends. A small donation will be made to the PMAHCC scholarship fund for each Pirates ticket sold. All proceeds from this event benefit the scholarship fund!


For more upcoming events please CLICK HERE

The Allegheny County Parks Department has Grant Coordinator position they are looking to fill.

The Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corporation (PHDC) is seeking bids for its upcoming project

The project consists of the following trades/ supplies:

  • Electricians, Laborers
  • Plumbers, Laborers
  • HVAC, Laborers
  • Office Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment, Laborers

For more information contact:

Etna Borough in conjunction with Shaler Township has made a formal request for proposals for consulting services to prepare a Bicycle Route along Pine Creek from Kiwanis Park in Shaler Township to the proposed Etna Riverfront Park and Trail on Bridge Street, under the Robert D. Fleming Bridge in Etna Borough. For more information contact:

The Allegheny County Jail is now hiring for a Director of Nursing in the Medical Unit. Interested applicants may apply at the following link:

Are you interested in mentoring a team of freshman students in the School of Business this fall? Your role, as a mentor, would be to guide a team through the process of developing a solution, researching its feasibility and creating a final presentation discussing the implementation of this solution. All 300+ incoming freshman will take this class and the winning teams have a chance to earn scholarship money.

If you feel you might be interested or for more information, please contact: Christine Hughes,

2018 Vibrant Pittsburgh/Urban Affairs Foundation is accepting Mini Grants. This year’s theme is Language Access through the Use of Technology. Language access describes ways in which your organization will help to bridge the communication barrier for people who cannot speak, understand, hear, read or write English fluently or proficiently. We encourage community groups and non-profits to apply and consider how they can use technology to make our region's resources more accessible to all.

Deadline for applications is 5:00 PM EST on August 31, 2018. For more information and our application, please visit You can also learn more at

City Council voted to PASS the "RIV" legislation to update Pittsburgh's riverfront zoning. After an almost two-year public process led by City Planning that involved community meetings, feedback from hundreds of riverfront businesses, neighborhood residents and stakeholders, the RIV is approved! More Information

To view more than 8,000 jobs in South Western PA 


PMAHCC thanks you for your continued support and hopes to see you at one of our upcoming events! For information on memberships, scholarships and more please visit:


Written by: Melanie Marie Boyer

Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 

One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant Street, Suite 4300  Pittsburgh PA 15219 U.S.A.

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