The U.S. Hispanic population is now 50.5 million and is projected to double over the next 35 to 40 years. Hispanic buying power will exceed $1.3 trillion in 2013 and Hispanics continue to be brand loyal even during tough economic times.
New Census projections indicate that the Hispanic population is growing faster than originally projected after the 2010 census.
This graphic provides a look at the growth of the Hispanic population from 1980 to 2013 and projections of the population to 2050.
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TAMACC QUARTERLY BOARD MEETING
Friday, February 27 and
The Seguin-Guadalupe County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host a day for business workshops and training followed by an Annual Gala. On Saturday the TAMACC Board of Directors will convene to discuss and take positions on proposed legislation currently being considered in the Texas State Legislature.
Please reserve your hotel
TownPlace Suites Marriot
The special rate is only $99.00 per night but you must make your reservations no later than Sunday, February 22, 2015.
SAVE THE DATE
TAMACC LEGISLATIVE RECEPTION
March 31, 2015
For more information please call (512) 444-5727.
WGU Texas Announces TAMACC Partnership and $25,000 in Scholarships
New partnership will help state’s Hispanic business community get affordable degrees
AUSTIN — To commemorate National Hispanic Heritage Month and fill the growing need for a robust, well- educated Hispanic workforce in Texas, WGU Texas has signed an agreement with the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC). TAMACC, is a 39-year-old Austin-based organization, consisting of 24 local Hispanic chambers of commerce throughout Texas, and represents more than 15,000 Hispanic business members. WGU Texas is the first university to partner with TAMACC.
TAMACC is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization founded in 1975 by a small group of Hispanic businesspersons interested in increasing business opportunities. The association, strategically headquartered in Austin, Texas is the organizational umbrella for, and provides advocacy, technical assistance, programs, and services to, the network of local Hispanic Chambers of Commerce with a base membership of over 15,000. TAMACC is the leading advocate for over 500,000 Hispanic businesses in Texas.