Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of South Florida
"South Florida & Puerto Rico, two markets that work for you!"
Beyond Party Lines - Open Dialogue
Thursday, July 18 at 6:00 pm
Heritage Happy Hour
Wednesday, September 18 at 6:00 pm
''Any time you have an opportunity to make a difference in this world and you don't, then you are wasting your time on Earth.''
CONNECTING OUR COMMUNITY
Relationship Building with Puerto Rican Leaders on The Island
Puerto Rican Senator Carmelo Rios welcomed delegation from Florida including Luis DeRosa, President Puerto Rican Chamber , Miriam Martinez, consultant, Maribel Camacho & others not pictured discussing the Miami (March 29th) Opportunity Zone presentation and the Orlando annual Puerto Rican Summit.
2019 Three Kings Day Networking Event at Mofongo's
The Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce (PRCCSF) in cooperation with the Puerto Rican Bar and the Puerto Rican CPA Assoc. held its first networker at Mofongo’s Restaurant on Calle 8 with special guest President of La Cámara de Comercio de Puerto Rico Kenneth Rivera, CPA, who encourage everyone to see Puerto Rico as an opportunity for business exchange and as well, to visit the Island. Hector Rivera, Esq (PRCCSF) welcome those in attendance was also joined by BD members (Juan Bracete, Esq.; Isabel Villalon; & Victor Gutierrez, Esq.) Representing the Puerto Rican Bar was (Jessica Collazo,Esq.; & Richard Robles,Esq). Representing the Puerto Rican CPA Assoc. were Angel Lopez, CPA ; Juan Pizarro, CPA; & Gustavo Torres, CPA the incoming President of the Puerto Rican CPA Assoc. based in Kissimmee/Orlando gave special remarks pledging to continue working together promoting business & community development initiatives. Luis DeRosa, President, (PRCCSF) thanked everyone in attendance & reminded all that through networking & collaboration our community will continue to move forward. He also welcomed the President of the newly established Puerto Rico Business Network Alliance, Inc. represented by Ramon Ortega, CPA.
Los Tres Reyes Magos – “2019 Celebration - keeping the tradition alive” was held at Roberto Clemente Park by the Dorothy Quintana Senior/Youth Affairs program and its Arts Instructor Maribel Camacho. The toy drive organized by Father - Luis Brignoni, Sr. and Son – Luis Brignoni, Jr., Co-Founders of the Wynwood Brewing company collected toys as gifts for the youth in attendance at Roberto Clemente Park in Wynwood, Miami. The event celebrated a Hispanic tradition. Borinquen Medical Center’s sponsored the food for the seniors in attendance purchased at and delivered by Mofongo Restaurant’s Owners: Jose & Omar Colon, two young brothers who opened on Calle Ocho to great reviews. Borinquen was represented by Eva Perez, Bd. Chair; Debbie Ponce & Jocelyn Michel, Bd. members; and Ivette Perez Bd. Vice Chair. Luis DeRosa represented the Puerto Rican Chamber.
Los Tres Reyes Magos 2019 Celebration - "Keeping the Tradition Alive”
The South Florida and Puerto Rican community mourns the lost of our beloved friend, leader and community advocate Zoilo Alberto López. There are no words to describe what a great human being he was to all. Zoilo was always willing to help with a great big smile and a tremendous will to solve any issue in an efficiently without pause. On behalf of our Chamber President and Board we Thank You Zoilo Alberto you will not be forgotten!
¡Te extrañaremos y extrañamos más de lo imaginable pero tu legado sigue vivo y seguiremos tus pasos unidos por el bienestar, progreso y triunfo de nuestra isla hermosa!
Rest in Peace - Descansa enPaz
Zoilo Alberto López