Latino Chamber of Commerce Honors Women of Excellence


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Women leaders in the Latino community were honored tonight during a special event in Springfield.

The Massachusetts Latino Chamber of Commerce honored 7 women for their contributions and excellence in a variety of different fields including entrepreneurship, education and journalism.

Carlos Gonzalez with the Mass. Latino Chamber of Commerce told ABC40, “We acknowledge these woman as real trailblazers and trendsetters this evening because they are inspiring others to achieve their education, to achieve their dreams and make them come true so we’re excited about recognizing our outstanding women of today.”

The women were nominated by members of the community.

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