ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce is planning an expo Sunday that will allow Latino business owners to showcase their products and services.
The Expo de los Negocios Latinos will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Club Rio, 10205 Central NW, according to a release.
The chamber will also distribute PPE boxes containing hand sanitizer, medical masks, cloth masks, disinfectant spray, and some with thermometers and acrylic dividers to small business and community attendees.
Community partner vendors will also provide music, information and coupons, product samples, and raffle prizes.
Vendors will follow COVID-safe practices and guidelines, the release said.
“We are excited to bring our small businesses and community together again safely,” said Ernie C’deBaca, president and CEO of the chamber, according to the release.
Participating vendors Doral Motors, Chic Gaze, ASIInk, Latinas a Otro Nivel, New York Life Insurance, XY Staffing, Ronquillo Productions, beWellnm offering information on low-cost to no-cost health insurance, and more, all offering coupons and samples.
Booth spaces are free and will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. There will be space for up to 50 vendors and 10 food trucks.
Small business participants must register online at the Hispano Chamber’s website and must be small business with fewer than 50 employees that conduct business inside the Bernalillo County and Albuquerque City limits. More information is available at www.ahcnm.org.