Need Money Quick?

April 6. If you have a small for-profit business within the City of Fresno and has been negatively impacted by COVID-19, you may be eligible for a loan through the city. The “Save Our Small Business Loan Grant” will be available between April 6, 2020, to April 12, 2020. The loan may be forgivable. The administered[…]


Emergency Order from the City of Fresno

(Fresno, California) 2020-03-19. Due to COVID-19, the City of Fresno issues emergency ‘shelter in place.’ Starting Thursday, March 19 at 12:01 AM, everyone is to take shelter that may last through March 31st. The full details of the order can be found at the following link:  


Round Table Water Discussion with State Senator Melissa Hurtado

November 12, 2019. ABIRC joined the State Senator Melissa Hurtado on the round table water discussion concerned with the SEA community of the Central Valley. “Today our Southeast Asian farmers are faced with many challenges which include representation, cultural and language barriers. In the last few years, we’ve searched for opportunities to include the Southeast[…]


Hard works… Pay off!

Today, Zia picked up his first paycheck. After many months, ABIRC and the University of Cooperative California Extension, Fresno has helped Zia become an official vendor for the Fresno Unified School District. The first order of Thai chili was distributed at the Nutrition Center and will soon be cooked into sweet and chili sauce. In the[…]