March 28, 2018
"As far as apprenticeship programs and mentorship, there are many. Harlem Business Alliance has mentorship programs and apprenticeships to assist MWBEs in securing certification as does the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce as does the Women's Chamber of New York, as does the MTA, as does several of the Unions. These all have apprenticeship programs geared towards helping MWBEs to become certified," stated Assemblymember Inez E. Dickens, while speaking in support of a bill that would provide opportunities for minority and women-owned business enterprises (MWBEs). (A.08995)