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September 17th Breakfast

Event Details

Fadia Halma, Lehigh Valley Regional Director for the Pennsylvania Department for Community and Economic Development, will present a very informative discussion on DCED Business and Community Assistance and COVID relief

Join us for breakfast on September 17, 2021
at the Lions Fire Co Social Quarters
on 110 Park Ave., Lions PA. Members, guests,
and non-members welcome!

Learn about our speaker

Fadia began her career with DCED in March of 2015. In this role, she directs grant, loan & tax credit and main street programs for Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Lebanon, Monroe, Snyder, Union and Northumberland Counties. She is responsible for spurring economic growth, community revitalization, and job creation throughout the Lehigh Valley region by providing technical assistance, training, and financial resources to help our communities and industries flourish. She serves as the first point of contact in DCED for federal agencies, businesses, nonprofits, and other organizations in the Lehigh Valley Region. 

Before coming to DCED, Fadia was the deputy executive director for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party. Prior to that, Fadia was deputy political director for the Obama campaign and the Eastern PA organizer for the Democratic National Committee. She has a bachelor’s degree in political science from Moravian College, and a master’s degree in Education from East Stroudsburg University.


Thank you to our Sponsor

Our sponsor for the breakfast is very much in alignment with assisting small and midsize businesses to help mentor and build positive business growth. The chamber would like to thank Berks Schuylkill SCORE for their support of the September Breakfast. For more information on how to take advantage of receiving mentoring with Berks Schuylkill SCORE go to and request a meeting.

Click the link below to register as a Member or Member Guest @ $20pp or as a non-member @ $50pp.

Cancellations made less than 48 hours ahead or no-shows will be responsible for registration fees. Prices are subject to change.