Sacramento Metro Chamber Launches #All4Small Fundraising Initiative to Support Region’s Small Businesses

By Metro Chamber|November 24, 2020

In an effort to amplify the significant contributions small businesses provide to the region’s economy, the Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce has partnered with talented local artists Chelsea-Mari Kennedy and Brandon Gastinell to design artwork for limited edition specialty merchandise as part of a new #All4Small fundraising initiative. The new…

CapRadio: “California Reimposes Strict Restrictions On 40 Counties”

By Metro Chamber|November 17, 2020

Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Amanda Blackwood spoke with Insight host Randol White on Wednesday, November 16, 2020, about the best ways to support local businesses when shopping for loved ones during the holiday season this year. Listen to the episode HERE. Relevant segment begins at the…

COVID-19: Purple Tier and The Sacramento Business Community with Dr. Peter Beilenson

By Metro Chamber|November 13, 2020

The Sacramento Metro Chamber hosted a conversation for our business community with Sacramento County Health Services Director Dr. Peter Beilenson, on Thursday, November 12, 2020. This online discussion covered information on the county’s move back into the Purple Tier (widespread) announced earlier in the week. We encourage our businesses most…

Studio40 Live: “Sacramento Metro Chamber Foundation”

By Metro Chamber|November 10, 2020

Scott and Gary from Fox40Live spoke with William Hodges, chair of Leadership Sacramento 2020, about the program, and the Sacramento Metro Chamber's Foundation. Watch the full interview HERE.

Sacramento Press: “Metro Chamber Foundation Announces Applications Now Open for 2021 Leadership Sacramento”

By Metro Chamber|November 3, 2020

Leadership Sacramento, a program of the Sacramento Metro Chamber Foundation, opened the application process for the 36th cohort that will take place in 2021 with both in-person and virtual activities. Founded in 1985, Leadership Sacramento is an interactive, year-long program designed to inform and educate community-minded business and civic leaders…

Family Meal Sacramento Project Seeks Restaurant Partners

By Metro Chamber|October 21, 2020

Attention restauranteurs! The Del Paso Boulevard Foundation, through an anticipated contract with Sierra Health Foundation, is seeking 10 restaurant partners to provide “Prepared Meal Kits” to quarantined individuals and their families, in an effort to keep the community safe from further COVID infection. To help with this project, Del Paso…

Comstock’s Magazine: Amanda Blackwood on “Workforce Woes”

By Metro Chamber|October 20, 2020

Comstock's Magazine reporter Jennifer Fergesen recently spoke with Sacramento Metro Chamber President & CEO Amanda Blackwood regarding the emerging trends of friction, conflict and constant change facing working women, particularly those also raising families at the same time. "I always like to tell people, the mental health aspect of what…