News & Updates

Final Jobs Strategy Dashboard Released Our final Regional Jobs Strategy dashboard is here, and it’s a doozy. Learn how other metros stack up against San Diego’s standard of living. (Spoiler alert: They don’t.)     Cross-Border Business Forum – Oct. 26 Need guidance on growing your brand in a cross-border market? Don’t worry, we have […]

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CrossFit Fortius South owners Carlos and Alejandra Lopez, together with coaching staff, members, and family, celebrating the first anniversary of their newly expanded location in San Ysidro with a ribbon cutting on October 8th. Click here to learn more about CrossFit Fortius South.

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September 29, Governor Jerry Brown signed Chamber-supported legislation, Senate Bill 1212 (Hueso), to expand 2-1-1 services across the state. 2-1-1 is a free phone number that quickly connects callers to existing health and human service programs, joblessness support and disaster response. 2-1-1 San Diego has served as a model for this statewide assistance system. By […]

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I hope you’re enjoying the last few weeks of our summer season. Last week the Chamber team, together with 130 business and community leaders from San Diego and Baja California, traveled to our nation’s capital for our annual “Mission to Washington, D.C.” trip. From education and energy to healthcare and veterans, each delegate played an […]

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As part of its Fuel Your School program, Chevron delivered classroom supplies for a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) project to Sequoia Elementary School, a high-poverty school in the city of San Diego. As part of the “Let the Fun Begin! Lego Robotics and Coding” project, fifth grade students unboxed gifted Lego robotics and coding […]

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Last week our Chamber team, together with 130 business and community leaders from San Diego and Baja, were in our nation’s capital to advocate for jobs, commerce, and the regional economy as part of our annual “Mission to Washington, D.C.” trip. Our delegation included local elected officials, policy experts, and business leaders from both sides […]

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The La Maestra Community Health Centers provide healthcare, education and social services that help low-income, diverse community members to be healthy, safe and self-sufficient. Since the 1980s, La Maestra has expanded to serve 46,000 people annually in underserved areas of San Diego County. For the past 24 years, LMCHC has provided culturally and linguistically-competent primary care, […]

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What San Diego lacks in affordability, it makes up for in standard of living. A new dashboard released by the Chamber and sponsored by Bank of America as part of the Regional Jobs Strategy puts San Diego in the top tier for overall standard of living behind competitor metropolitans San Jose and Austin. (Read the […]

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The following content is from the September edition of the Business Forecast newsletter, sponsored by Silvergate Bank. To get these updates directly to your inbox, sign up here. Feelings on diversity in business success mixed, but those that highly value diversity are enjoying far more success Confidence among San Diego County businesses continues to fluctuate in this […]

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ACTION ALERT: Help San Diego End Chronic Homelessness With more than 8,7000 homeless individuals living in San Diego, the County has reached a breaking point. Help us ensure San Diego gets its fair share of federal aid. New Access Bridge to PedWest Pedestrian Border Crossing Completed After much controversy and criticism was received concerning the […]

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