First 5 Riverside Announces Tammi Graham as New Executive Director
May07

First 5 Riverside Announces Tammi Graham as New Executive Director

First 5 Riverside, the Riverside County Children & Families Commission, is pleased to announce Tammi Graham as the new executive director. She is set to officially start May 18. Come meet the new executive director during First 5 Riverside’s open house event held 3-5 p.m. on May 13 at 585 Technology Court in Riverside. Graham has more than 15 years of experience with public health and early childhood development programs along...

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2015 Inland Prosperity Conference | March 28 – Cal State San Bernardino
Mar05

2015 Inland Prosperity Conference | March 28 – Cal State San Bernardino

Groundbreaking entrepreneur Janice Bryant Howroyd, CEO and founder of ACT•1 Group and the first African American woman to own a billion-dollar company, is the keynote speaker at the 2015 Inland Prosperity Conference on Saturday, March 28, at Cal State San Bernardino. A leader in talent and resource management solutions, Howroyd will share her “Seven Keys to Business Success” that helped her build a small employment agency...

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Riverside Names John Russo City Manager
Feb19

Riverside Names John Russo City Manager

The City of Riverside has concluded a nationwide search by selecting John A. Russo as Riverside’s next City Manager, citing his legislative and executive management experience as well as his commitment to fiscal responsibility, responsiveness and transparency. Russo, who has spent nearly four years as City Manager of Alameda, previously served as the City Attorney of Oakland for 11 years and was a City Council member there for five...

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Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California
Feb08

Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California

AmPac TriState CDC is pleased to announce it was selected as the fiscal sponsor and administrator for the Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California (MECISC). The steering committee of MECISC selected AmPac primarily because of its alignment with the service area (San Bernardino and Riverside counties) and commitment to the mission of the Collaborative which is to create and sustain businesses and jobs through micro...

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$80,000 Grant to Cal State San Bernardino Support of STEM Education
Jan30

$80,000 Grant to Cal State San Bernardino Support of STEM Education

$80,000 Grant to Cal State San Bernardino Continues Edison International’s Support of STEM Education In addition to scholarships for low-income students pursuing STEM degrees, the grant will be used for conservation education and an annual summit encouraging higher education in the Latino community.  By Caroline Aoyagi-Stom @SCE_CarolineA Alexander Soto wants to be a doctor someday. It’s what led him to major in biochemistry at...

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Tax credits could boost business investment

Hundreds of new manufacturing jobs could be created in the Inland Empire after businesses were awarded nearly $2 million in tax credits in the statewide California Competes program. “These awards are a major boost for business in Riverside County. The EDA is pleased to help businesses secure tax credits in order to cultivate a thriving economy capable of successfully competing in the global marketplace,” said Rob Field, assistant...

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