News & Updates

Presidents Biden and Lopez Obrador Discuss Partnership President Lopez Obrador met with President Biden on July 12. The two leaders agreed on reaffirming their partnership in addressing inflation, the Russian invasion of Ukraine, migration, and the surge of fentanyl trafficking. In addition, President Obrador pledged to spend $1.5 billion over the next two years to […]

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FVSAI d/b/a The Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (IVAT) is a 501(c)(3) organization that condemns violence and oppression in all its forms. They stand with all who work for equality and peace. IVAT is a leading international resource and training center, founded in 1984 as FVSAI and headquartered in San Diego, California with a […]

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LEADers On The Move

We enjoy seeing what our graduates are doing and how they are making an impact on the world. Share your good news with us via email: lead@sdchamber.org. Ryan Maxon (15) is the new Director of Government Relations at California State University San Marcos Tana Lorah (13) now serves on Palomar College Foundation Board Amanda Cheney […]

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Apply now! Applications for the Chamber’s Small Business Awards close by the end of the day today – which includes the Outstanding Emerging Business award (a small business that has operated for < 5 years). So go ahead and nominate a friend (or yourself) and join us on July 13th at Harbor View Loft.   Business Updates   We and our friends at the San […]

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On Saturday June 18th, The Relationship Marriage and Family Therapy celebrated an expansion of their practice AND a community mental health fair. The Relationship Place, with locations in Bankers Hill and Encinitas, specializes in couples therapy utilizing an evidence-based type of couples therapy known as The Gottman Method. The practice offers warm and inviting offices […]

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inewsource is a local investigative news outlet focused on bringing light to inequities and injustices that impact San Diego communities and neighborhoods. Through its investigative journalism, inewsource aims to build trust with its readers and strive to develop relationships with its audience by uncovering the issues that matter to the San Diego community. inewsource believes […]

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  Are you running your business, or is it running you? Is your business growing profitably and as quickly as you would like? Cultivate Advisors are offering a FREE 2 hour Business Assessment to determine areas of opportunity for improvement and provide you with a roadmap of action items that will impact your business. They’ll […]

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New State Regulations Ban Watering of Non-functional Grass    As of May 24, new statewide regulations prohibit watering decorative grass in common areas of subdivisions and homeowners associations, as well as on commercial, industrial, and institutional properties.     The watering ban applies to non-functional turf grass defined as grass that is “solely ornamental” and not […]

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The 9th Summit of the Americas took place this month in Los Angeles and covered a diverse agenda to drive innovative solutions for a brighter future across the continent. During the summit, President Biden announced the Americas Partnership for Economic Prosperity, a historic new agreement to drive our hemisphere’s economic recovery and growth. The Americas […]

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The City of San Diego’s Land Use & Housing Committee voted to support Councilmember LaCava’s Community planning group reform proposal. The Chamber is proud to be part of a broad coalition, including Circulate San Diego, NAIOP, BOMA, and the BIA, in support of the item.     The Land Use and Housing Committee’s area of responsibility […]

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