We Are Now Looking For A New Intern!

It is now time for us to look for a new intern at the SACC-DC chamber. As you may already know, the internship now lasts for 12 months and is supported by the Lars Bjerde Memorial Fund. Read more about this fantastic opportunity and apply here.

Welcome Acting Executive Director, Ms. Marika Nilsson!

We are happy to introduce SACC-DC’s Acting Executive Director: Ms. Marika Nilsson. Marika and her family have been in the US for two years and she brings more than 15 years experience of school development and education. She has been intensively involved with the Chamber’s Membership Committee during the last year and will now be Acting…

Starting 2015: Non-Profit Discount On Membership

Effective 2015, non-profit organizations are entitled to a 30% discount on the Corporate and the Business Membership option. We have been asked by a number of you to look into this and are happy to finally be offering you this solution. Please contact us directly for more information about how to become a Non-Profit Corporate Member or Non-Profit…

Application For Mentoring Program of Fall 2014 Is Open

After a great success with the launch of the first SACC-DC Mentoring Program during spring 2014, it is now time for a new batch of mentors and mentees to be connected through the program.   The program will run from November 2014 through April 2015 and you are welcome to submit your application as either a…

Welcome IRG!

We are happy to welcome International Relations Group as SACC-DC’s new Business Member!   International Relations Group is a Washington, DC based consulting firm with unprecedented Global Networking, Relationship Management, and Brokering services. IRG assists the private sector, government agencies, and international organizations in strengthening their position in Emerging Markets & Regions, Business Development, Capacity-Building,…

Swedish Orrefors Gears Up With Volvo Car Group

In Volvo Car Group’s latest model XC90 the latest technology is united with exclusive Scandinavian design. One of the most distinctive interior details is the Crystal Eye – a handmade crystal gearshift from Orrefors. The stylish Swedish crystal is an optional feature in the XC90 as well as in many future Volvo models and it is…

Fall Semester Begins for the Swedish School!

The fall semester for the Swedish School, Svenska Skolan, starts September 13, 2014.  Its goal is to have students express themselves in Swedish.  Speaking, reading, and writing are all emphasized; and, of course, correct grammar. There are five different levels of instruction from beginners to the most advanced, taught by native Swedish instructors on Saturday…

Welcome SACC-DC’s New Intern!

This year we had many promising candidates applying for our intern position and we have spent hours interviewing possible alternatives. After having interviewed the “crème de la crème” of interns, we have now reached a decision. Please welcome our new intern, Ms. Zerina Mackovic! Zerina Mackovic recently graduated from Linköping University, Sweden, with a Master…