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MISSION STATEMENT!
The African-American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, Inc., (AACCNJ) is dedicated to economically empowering and sustaining African American communities through entrepreneurship and capitalistic activities within the State of New Jersey and via interaction with the National Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (NBCC).

The African-American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey has been incorporated as a 501(c)(3) in accordance with the Internal and provides advocacy and support for businesses throughout the State of New Jersey.

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Government

​* Partnerships to increase contracting with women
    and minority owned businesses
*  Promotes a pro-business agenda
*  HUD Section 3 
*  Title VI
*  Public Policy through Education Reform and Job Creation

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* Training/Development Program
* Host Educational Forum and Networking events to connect
opportunities, and resources.
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* Capacity building strategies.
* Advocates membership access to public, private sectors, and community  opportunities.

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THE AACCNJ TEAM



Dean Bernard McSherry
Invites you to the NJCU School of Business
Distinguished Speakers Series
“A Conversation with John Rogers, Jr”
Chairman & CEO, Ariel Investments, LLC
The Largest Minority-Run Mutual Fund in the U.S.
 


Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Doors Open 5:30pm. Event begins 6:00pm
NJCU School of Business
Skyline Room    160 Harborside Plaza 2 
Jersey City, NJ 07311
 
The event will feature:
Dr. Sue Henderson, President, New Jersey City University
Dr. Bernard McSherry, Dean of the School of Business
 
Light refreshments will be served.
R.S.V.P.   October 1,
2016   bit.ly/johnwrogerseventnjcu

John Washington Rogers, Jr. was a scholar/athlete at Princeton before founding Ariel Capital Management in 1983 with $10,000 and the support of family and friends. The company grew to be an investment powerhouse and, in 2008, was renamed Ariel Investments, LLC.  A community-minded leader, Rogers has assisted many service organizations through the years. He regularly contributes personal finance commentaries to “The Patient Investor” in Forbes. 

 
Honorees
Investors Bank
Ken Armwood, Middlesex County Freeholder
John E. Harmon, Sr., IOM, Founder, 
President and CEO, AACCNJ
Taneshia Nash Laird, CEO, Legacy Business Advisors LLC
Avis Yates Rivers CEO, Technology Concepts Group International LLC
 Saturday, October 15, 2016 12 - 4 p.m.


To learn more about the event, please contact Ngozi Emenyeonu, UNCF development director, at ngozi.emenyeonu@uncf.org or Wanda Jackson, chair, Princeton Committee of UNCF, at mswaj@verizon.net