MCBA announces new Board of Directors and 3 major events for 2019-2020 term

For immediate release: MCBA announces new Board of Directors and 3 major events for 2019-2020 term   Primary Press Contact: Jason Ortiz, President 860 639 8101, jason@minoritycannabis.org   Secondary Press Contact: Kaliko Castille, Vice President 503-753-5836, kalikocastille@gmail.com   WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA), the only nationwide trade association representing the interests…

MCBA applauds introduction of Small Business Administration bills spurred by recent MCBA congressional testimony

For immediate release: MCBA applauds introduction of Small Business Administration bills spurred by recent MCBA congressional testimony    Primary Press Contact: Shanita Penny, MCBA President 202-681-2889, shanita@minoritycannabis.org Secondary Press contact, Jason Ortiz MCBA Vice President 860-639-8101, jason@minoritycannabis.org   Washington D.C.- The Minority Cannabis Business Association celebrated a victory Friday, applauding Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez and others…

  For Immediate Release MCBA Determines that Los Angeles’ Social Equity Program Falls Short of Goals, Denver Colorado is Next as it Begins Social Equity Conversations Los Angeles, June 27, 2019 – Recently, the Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) released findings from the Social Equity Report group commissioned in the city of Los Angeles in…

MCBA President Shanita Penny to testify before congress in support of access to Small Business Administration by Cannabis Businesses

For immediate release: MCBA President Shanita Penny to testify before congress in support of access to Small Business Administration by Cannabis Businesses Primary Press Contact: Amber Littlejohn, MCBA Policy Director 202-769-9970, amber@minoritycannabis.org   Secondary Press contact, Jason Ortiz MCBA Vice President 860-639-8101, jason@minoritycannabis.org “The undeniable effects of the drug war are hampering equity in the…