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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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 QUARTERY BOARD MEETING
Friday, October 17 – Saturday, October 18, 2014
The Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host TAMACC leadership form across the state for a Board of Directors meeting and a day of workshops and business opportunities for Hispanic chamber members.
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Friday – TAMACC Workshops and Seminars are open and complementary to Hispanic chamber members and their employees. Workshops will include:
The Quarterly Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Saturday
TAMACC is an 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.