Past Events

16th Annual Cesar E. Chavez 5k Run/Walk

UC Riverside's 16th Annual César E. Chávez 5K Run/Walk was created to celebrate the legacy of César E. Chávez and raise critically needed funds for student scholarships at UCR. 

Moreno Valley Public Safety Expo 2017

Moreno Valley residents will have a great time enjoying an interactive day with leading public safety agencies that provide services to the people of Moreno Valley.

The 6th Annual LULAC Health Fair

LULAC of Riverside Council 3190 & The Flying Doctors (Los Medicos Voladores), Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, City of Riverside Parks, Recreation, and Community Services, Riverside University Health Systems and The Lions Club "Friends in Sight" Present

California Competes Tax Credit Workshop

The Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) is hosting a workshop on the California Competes Tax Credit. Small, medium, and large businesses are encouraged to attend the workshop and receive instructions on how to apply for this tax credit program.

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To RSVP for the workshop, click here.

What is the Credit?
The California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC) is an income tax credit available to businesses that want to locate in California or stay and grow in California.

Who Can Apply?
Any business can apply for the CCTC and there are no geographic or sector-specific restrictions that impact eligibility.  In addition, twenty-five percent of the total credits available each fiscal year are specifically reserved for small businesses.  

Mark Your Calendars!
The next application period begins January 2, 2017 and closes January 23, 2017.  Go to to apply.   

For more information about the CCTC, click here.

Annual Holiday Open House and Book Drive

Come out and celebrate the annual Holiday Open House and Book Drive! Bring your friends along to enjoy music, refreshments and a fun holiday atmosphere. If you are able to, please bring a book to donate. Donated Books will be distributed by local organizations.

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Please RSVP by November 28 to Cesar Gomez at or call 951-369-6644.

Public Hearing

We will discuss how the Inland Empire can work toward a regional approach to support small businesses. We will also offer workforce training resources and discuss the latest programs that aim to enhance workforce development in the Inland Empire. Participating agencies include: The Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development, U.S. Small Business Administration, California Workforce Investment Board, San Bernardino County Economic Development Agency, Riverside County Economic Development Agency, and more. Please join me to convey your thoughts and ideas on how we can help our small business community grow.