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Second Cohort of Fellows Selected for ACCE’s Fellowship for Education Attainment

Published: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Twenty-one fellows have been selected to form the second cohort of ACCE’s Fellowship for Education Attainment. This fellowship is a promising initiative for chamber executives and senior staff working to improve the birth-to-career education pipeline in their communities. “We have been overwhelmed by the enthusiastic response to this high-end

Now Accepting Applications for ACCE's Lumina Education Attainment Awards Program

Published: Monday, April 27, 2015

Last year, ACCE embraced the Lumina Foundation's Goal 2025, a national effort to increase the percentage of Americans with high-quality degrees and credentials to 60 percent by the year 2025. Working in partnership with Lumina, ACCE’s Education Attainment Division launched the awards program to accelerate chambers’ education attainment and workforce development work by providing funding, technical and planning assistance, and access to a powerful network of national thought-leadership organizations.

Fiscal Year 2014 Operations Survey Reports and Comparisons Now Available for Immediate Download

Published: Friday, April 10, 2015

FY 2014 Chamber Operations Survey and Membership Statistics reports and comparisons are now available in Dynamic Chamber Benchmarking and in the ACCE Bookstore.

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Published: Wednesday, March 25, 2015

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Fiscal Year 2014 reports and comparisons now available for the Operations Survey and Salary Survey

Published: Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Fiscal Year 2014 reports and comparisons for the Operations Survey and Salary survey sections in Dynamic Chamber Benchmarking are available now for instant download, on-screen viewing, and for saving as customized PowerPoints, PDFs and spreadsheet files.

More Than 260 Chambers Urge Congress to Fund Transportation

Published: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 More than 260 local, regional and state chambers of commerce signed a letter released today urging Congress to resolve the impending insolvency of the federal Highway Trust Fund, and to pass a long term federal transportation authorization bill. The coalition effort was spearheaded by Gary Toebben, CCE, president and CEO of the Los Angeles Chamber of

Update: ACCE’s Fellowship for Education Attainment

Published: Friday, January 23, 2015

Last week, 20 chamber executives received a Southern California reprieve from frosty northern temperatures as the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the second session of ACCE’s Fellowship for Education Attainment. 

2015 Chamber of the Year Competition: How to Qualify

Published: Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Chambers that meet minimum requirements in the 2015 Operations Survey will be notified March 16 and invited to proceed with the Chamber of the Year application process.