W're pleased to announce the diverse and comprehensive list of business and civic leaders that will help develop the recharge and recovery plan for the city and the region.
A message from the Chamber’s President & CEO Rob Wonderling to our members.
Last Monday, nearly 200 diverse leaders of our region’s business and civic community announced efforts to work towards economic recovery amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for greater social justice.
Working with government and across industries we’ve created a true public private partnership. Your chamber is committed to approaching this work using a lens of diversity, equity and inclusion to ensure that these recommendations benefit all citizens including those currently overlooked, underrepresented, or disenfranchised.
This Taskforce will provide actionable and practical recommendations to improve our economy […]
As we navigate reopening and recovery, our members are sharing subject matter expertise to support regional businesses.
Judge Renée Cardwell Hughes, President & CEO, Philadelphia OIC, elaborates on why it is important for businesses to respond to the need for racial inequity within their own organizations and in their communities.
Twana Harris, Senior Consultant, Business Practice Leader for Inclusion & Diversity and Leadership Development, Exude, shares insight into how businesses should follow up their statements advocating for social justice with actions that benefit our region's underrepresented communities.
The events of recent weeks have laid bare the gross racial inequities that persist in our society. This is why, as a business community, we're making this pledge.
Philadelphia, PA, June 15, 2020 – The Greater Philadelphia business and civic community, in collaboration with the City of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the four other southeastern Pennsylvania counties announced today that they are spearheading an effort to recharge the regional economy as the area begins to recuperate from the impact of COVID-19 and address the need for greater economic empowerment and equity for all citizens.
The global pandemic combined with calls for reforms to promote racial equality present an opportunity for the region’s business community to work in concert with Philadelphia City government, […]
A message from Yvette A. Núñez to our member community.
We’re proud to present a small selection of what Chamber members are doing to support social justice.
A message from the Chamber's President & CEO Rob Wonderling to our members regarding the events of the past week.