By Tyler Doggett The Texas Association of African-American Chambers of Commerce is hosting their Annual Conference; celebrating 30 years of service to the community. But,what is the TAAACC? To understand the roots they’ve planted which has strengthened the ecosystem of the Black community, first you have to understand its history stretches far beyond three decades. The chamber pushes towards a unified Black front with the goal of “advocacy,research and training”, which elevates Texas business and brings more ownership to our communities. “Texas has been leading in the formation of business.Unfortunately, many of those aren’t located within the Black community,” Charles O’Neal said in an exclusive interview. Being one of the oldest Black business leagues in America, their true lineage stretches back to the mid 1920’s, providing a strong foundation for Black entrepreneurs to grow and cultivate their professional practices. Throughout the decades, the tremors can still be felt and now, are personified to reverberate throughout the “Lone Star” state. “We are justifiably proud of our record of service to Texas’ Black Chambers and their members over the past three decades,” TAAACC Chairman Christopher Herring said. He further added, “One session will feature a retrospective conversation with all former chairs of TAAACC.”… Read full this story
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