Atlanta, Georgia – Wednesday, January 25, 2023 – The Georgia Chamber has announced the recipients for this year’s Small Diverse Business program memberships. Eight diverse businesses – Alliance 85 Inc., BlazeSports America, Blessings Grow Meadows, Dane Law, DiverseWorks, REcoSystems, Retaaza, YMCA of Athens – will have opportunity to take full advantage of a one-year membership to the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. The program, sponsored by Fiserv, embodies the Chamber’s vision for promoting diversity through leadership programs with an intentional focus on equity and inclusion as part of the state’s small business ecosystem.
“We are proud to work with member corporations like Fiserv to foster a more inclusive business environment and welcome these eight new companies to the Chamber family,” said Chris Clark, President & CEO of the Georgia Chamber. “As part of the Small Diverse Business program these businesses immediately obtain access to affordable healthcare benefits, training and HR programs, local and statewide events, and information through a state-level advocacy and engagement organization committed to their success.”
Fiserv, a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, sponsored the Small Diverse Business program by funding these eight Georgia Chamber memberships for the third year in a row. Fiserv has significant operations in Georgia and is a technology provider to thousands of small businesses across the state through its Clover® point-of-sale and business management platform.
“Our sponsorship of the Small Diverse Business program is part of our broader Back to Business initiative, which was launched to support diverse businesses with critical resources and community connections during challenging times,” said Vivian Greentree, Head of Global Corporate Citizenship at Fiserv. “We are proud to join with the Georgia Chamber to, create pathways for small businesses in our state to continue to grow, expand, and thrive.”
The Small Diverse Business program will continue with applications for the 2024 year opening this fall. Visit https://www.gachamber.com/category/georgia-news/ to stay informed on when next opportunities will be available.