The California Pawnbrokers Association recently held a special reception for Senator Mark Leno, Representative of California’s 3rd Senate District. CAPA members took the opportunity to ask questions, voice their opinions and concerns, and raise awareness about several issues affecting the pawn industry in California.
The event was held on June 23 at a CAPA member pawn shop in San Rafael. Robert Verheoff,CAPA’s immediate past president, hosted the event and was extremely pleased at having the opportunity to speak with and educate Senator Mark Leno on the issues the industry is currently facing.
The California Pawnbrokers Association advocates for legislative issues that affect the pawn industry on the state and local level. The association’s goal is to promote awareness and educate leaders, law makers, and community members on a broad range of issues pertaining to the industry.