Monday, 15 October 2012 18:01

Chambers to host Hispanic business forum

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Chambersburg, PA - A Hispanic Business Forum will be held 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 18 in the community room of the Chambersburg Mall.

The forum is sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce.

This is a free workshop designed as a roadmap for current and aspiring business owners. A working lunch is sponsored by Franklin County Area Development Corp.

The forum covers legal requirements for operating a business, appropriate investment opportunities, resources and information about insurance to protect a business, and local banking opportunities and resources to finance the business.

Speakers include Mike Ross, FCADC president; Becky Ables, attorney, Salzmann Hughes; Mary Trinidad, banker, Patriot Federal Credit Union; Maria Hernandez, insurance agent, Nationwide Insurance; and Ericka Nelson, financial adviser, Edward Jones.

An RSVP is requested by Oct. 12 to Will Ortiz at 717-446-3253 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or to Sila Alegret-Bartel at (240) 420-0803 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information, visit the Calendar of Events at

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