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July 2009
Members Recognized at Annual Membership Luncheon
 Hilario Baez- Baez Construction
Hilario was awarded the Outstanding Business Award for his leadership as an outstanding business owner in Oregon and SW Washington.
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 Lydia Muniz- Governor's Office
Lydia was awarded the Leadership Award for her outstanding leadership in supporting the advancement of Latino business, Latino students and memebers of the Latino community in Oregon and SW Washington.
The Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber welcomes our newest staff member:
Jane NevarezAdministrative Assistant.

Jane Nevarez

Daniela Sifuentes & Amanda Luna  have also joined the chamber this summer as interns. 
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Daniela Sifuentes
George Fox University- Mechanical Engineering

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      Amanda Luna
Seattle University- Business & Marketing
Schedule of Events
(click on the link to RSVP or email us at 

      Monday, July 06, 2009
      Workshop RSVP
     "10 Steps to Start a Business"
      Place: Midland Library  Map          
                  805 SE 122nd Avenue           
                    Portland, OR 97233
      Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
      Cost: Free  
      Wednesday, July 15, 2009
       Workshop RSVP
       "How Much Insurance Do I Really Need?"
       Presenter: State Farm Insurance  
       Place: Hispanic Chamber Office,
                  333 SW 5th Avenue
                  Portland, OR 97204
      Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
      Cost: Free

      Wednesday, July 22, 2009
      "Food Costing"
       Place: Hispanic Chamber Training Room
                  333 SW 5th Avenue, Ste. 100           
                  Portland, OR 97204
       Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
       Cost: Free   
       Tuesday, July 28, 2009
       Workshop RSVP 
       "Primeros Pasos Para Comenzar un Negocio" 
        Place: Midland Library  Map           
                   805 SE 122nd  Av                    
                   Portland, OR 97233
        Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM
        Cost: Free
In this Issue:
Hilario Baez
Lydia Muniz 
of Events
New Members
Membership Info
 Latest News:

Global Award 
 HMC received the 2009 Global Business Award for outstanding and ongoing support to businesses, students, and individuals in the Portland-metropolitan area.
New Members
Kranovich & Lucero, LLC
Wilbur Enterprises
Rodrigo Lagunas
Sarah Shroyer
Membership Information
Interested in becoming a member?
Click here to apply for HMC membership!
Board Member Recognition 

Wendy Veliz Buck, Alex Duarte, Regal Leon,  and Clara Padilla Andrews have stepped down from the board and were recognized for their service with a Leadership Award.
Alex Duarte 



 Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber      PO Box 1837    Portland, OR 97207