Category Archives: Advocacy

Announcing the 2nd Annual Kaplan-Larkin Golf Outing to Benefit the Newburgh Armory Unity Center

Newburgh, New York – February 26, 2020 – The second annual Kaplan-Larkin Golf Outing to benefit the Newburgh Armory Unity Center will take place on Friday, May 15, 2020 at the Powelton Club in Newburgh. Two Hudson Valley icons, Mr. William Kaplan and Senator William Larkin, were instrumental in the creation of the Newburgh Armory Unity […]

United Way Launches United for U.S. Coalition to Help Those Impacted By Government Shutdown

Poughkeepsie & Newburgh, NY — United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region is pleased to be part of United Way Worldwide’s United for U.S. Coalition, a joint effort by United Way’s corporate partners, organized labor, the United Way network and nonprofits to assist furloughed federal workers and others impacted by the ongoing government shutdown. “We are […]

Orange County Chamber of Commerce hosts another SOLD OUT Event!

Sold Out Orange County Chamber of Commerce Events - Orange County, NY

The Orange County Chamber of Commerce is celebrating the success of another sold-out event.  The Chamber hosts a General Membership breakfast every second Thursday of every month.  Each month a different topic and speaker comes to speak to the Orange County Chamber members and guests, with an added opportunity of networking. Every breakfast is a […]

Five Employment Law Trends to Lookout for in the Year 2019

Five 2019 Employment Law Trends to Lookout For - OCCC

Paid Family Leave In 2019, eligible employees in New York State will receive up to 10 weeks of Paid Family Leave and up to 55% of their average weekly wage (capped at 55% of the State’s average weekly wage) during their paid leave. The maximum benefit of 12 weeks off and 67% of average weekly wage will […]