Community Development

2013

 

Micro Business Lending: Landscape for the New Economy

loaning money

Mon., February 25, 2013 - Tue., February 26, 2013
1 p.m.

Richmond Office, Richmond, Va.

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Overview

The Virginia Microenterprise Network and its partners invite you to a conference on micro development and micro business lending. Hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the conference features a keynote presentation by author Michael Shuman, Fellow at Cutting Edge Capital; learning tracks on sustainability, funding, and technical assistance; a lunchtime marketplace featuring women-owned micro businesses; and a dinner focusing on crowd funding and other aspects of the American Jobs Act with Yale Law School scholar, Andrew Verstein.

This event is the result of a planning partnership with the Virginia Microenterprise Network, Association for Enterprise Opportunity, Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development, Empowered Women International, Virginia Community Capital and On Point Services.

 

Audience

Micro lenders; small business support organizations; community and economic development agencies, non profit organizations; and state and local officials. 

Media is invited to this event

Agenda

 

Resources/Presentations

Building a Sustainable Mountain BizWorks

Sustainabilty Strategies for Success

B Corporation Overview

Micro Business Lending Presentation: Harrisonburg-Rockingham

Washington County Council on Economic Development

Tamarack Foundation Presentation

Building Entrepreneurial Economies

Social Media 101

Social Media Inventory and Action Plan

Thirteen Crowdfunding Websites to Fund Your Business

 

Registration

Deadline: February 25, 2013

Registration has closed. Thank you for your interest.

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Community Development
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