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African Global Chamber of Commerce (AGCC) to receive the 2020 L.E.G.A.C.Y Award for Community Impact on February 29, 2020 at Malcolm X College ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Chicago, February 21, 2020: On February 29, 2020 the Annual L.E.G.A.C.Y (Leadership, Education, Growth, Advocacy, Community Outreach, and Youth) GALA AWARDS will take place atMalcolm X College located at 1900 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, Illinois 60612 from 6 pm to 10 pm, where 7 Awards will be given to Chicago area Business Leaders in the L.E.G.A.C.Y categories. AGCC’s Chairman & CEO, Olivier Kamanzi will receive the 2020 L.E.G.A.C.Y. Award for Community Impact for his community outreach efforts to empower business community and connect Chicago Community with the Global business Community. AGCC congratulates WDB Marketing and their partners such as World Business Chicago for celebrating the legacy of Black Entrepreneurship and organizing an inspirational night of connecting and celebrating the impact of these entrepreneurs.
“We appreciate the opportunity to partner with WDB Marketing to empower our young entrepreneurs, both in US and Africa, and promote of our upcoming US-Africa Youth Entrepreneurship Summit 2020 (#USAYES2020) that will take place in Accra, Ghana, on September 10th – 11th, 2020”, said Olivier Kamanzi. USAYES is an Annual High-level powered Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conference and Exhibition Networking Platform designed to promote and facilitate connections between the US and African Young Entrepreneurs through trade and investment mainly in the areas of Technology, Agribusiness, and Tourism. Africa Global Chamber of Commerce (A.G.C.C.) is committed to offer and present a Prize to the Winner of the L.E.G.A.C.Y Young Entrepreneur Pitch Contest. The prize covers a round trip Flight ticket and all costs related to the participation at US-Africa Youth Entrepreneurship Summit 2020 (#USAYES2020 ACCRA) in Accra, Ghana, and the participation to the US-Africa Youth Entrepreneurship Fellowship program to start in the next Spring 2021.
The Africa Global Chamber of Commerce (AGCC), established in 2014, is a not-for-profit, member-based organization whose mission is to promote trade, investment, educational exposures, and cultural exchanges globally for Africa’s economic interest and its partners starting from the United States of America. Locally, AGCC strives to serve businesses and professionals seeking international business opportunities, while also, facilitating mutual commerce and related opportunities between the US and Africa.