ABIRC and Central Valley Business Diversity Partnership Coalition Advocates for Equity and Diversity at SCCCD

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Coalition of ABIRC-Blong Xiong, Central California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce-Jose Arreguin and Brandie Carpenter, Fresno Area Hispanic Foundation, Fresno Metro Black Chamber of Commerce-Tate Hill, Central California Middle Eastern Foundation-Nick Farid, and Minority Business Development Agency-Fresno Business Center-David Mendoza, held a press conference and spoke at the board meeting in regards to the Bond’s diversity and equity procurement process. The Coalition felt that SCCCD is ignoring these important issues, and has made no “real” efforts or progress in addressing these disparities.


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