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    Tuesday, June 27, 2017
    From young professionals to senior executives, the Charleston Area Alliance Leadership Kanawha Valley program gives the leaders of today and tomorrow the tools, knowledge, experiences and connections to enhance their community impact. “Leadership Kanawha Valley is a great way to see the Kanawha Valley, learn about its organizations, but most importantly connect with its people,” said ...read more
    Tuesday, June 27, 2017
    The Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile is rolling into Charleston Monday, July 24 to provide free financial and mortgage counseling and free credit reports. The Financial Empowerment Mobile, also known as an eBus, is a 40-foot long transit bus that has been retrofitted and turned into a mobile financial classroom. Community members can board the eBus 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Charleston ...read more
    Tuesday, June 27, 2017
    The Charleston Area Alliance Small Business Incubator is the region’s leading startup accelerator. Aligning with the Alliance’s focus on local business growth, job creation and attracting innovative industries to the region, the incubation program – housed at the Alliance office at 1116 Smith St. – helps entrepreneurs grow their startups into strong and successful ...read more
    Friday, May 26, 2017
    The Charleston Area Alliance has expanded its economic development scope – it’s looking for big ideas, market interrupters and game changers. As a forward-thinking community organization committed to economic diversification, innovation and entrepreneurship, the Alliance is creating an environment for success by providing entrepreneurs and startups the necessary services and support to ...read more
    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Demonstrating its ongoing commitment to the economic enrichment and empowerment of women in the Kanawha Valley, the Charleston Area Alliance is proud to announce its 2017 Elevations Professional Women’s Network panel of keynote speakers. Presented with title sponsorship support from Dow Chemical, Elevations provides insights and ideas to enhance personal growth and professional development. ...read more
    Friday, May 26, 2017
    The Charleston Area Alliance is hosting a series of Lunch & Learn workshops about the recently adopted West Virginia Medical Cannabis Act, which will change the law on medical marijuana use and employee drug testing and will launch a medical marijuana industry in the Mountain State. West Virginia’s medical marijuana law goes into effect July 5, 2017 and will be fully implemented July 1, ...read more
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    The West Virginia Regional Technology Park (WVRTP or Tech Park) has received full funding for its green mining – a $1.5 million project ($1 million from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and $500,000 in-kind contributions from various sources) that will convert old mining sites for agricultural uses and to train out-of-work coal miners in agricultural careers. The Tech Park, in ...read more
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    The Charleston Area Alliance will launch its Downtown Streetfest block party series, presented by City National Bank, at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, May 20 headlined by reggae and rock artist Shayar. Set along Capitol Street, between Quarrier and Lee Streets, the block party features live music, interactive entertainment, food and drinks, kid’s activities and pop-up shops. Alcohol is available for ...read more
    Monday, May 01, 2017
    The Charleston Area Alliance Brown Bag Concerts, a series of free lunchtime concerts in Davis Park, is back for a fourth season 11:30 a.m. to 1: 30 p.m. Wednesday, May 17 with the Ryan Kennedy Trio and the John Adams Middle School Jazz Band. With sponsorship support from American Medical Facilities Management, lunchtimes on the third Wednesday of each month May through October are filled with ...read more