Community Development

Micro Business Lending: Landscape for the New Economy

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Mon., Feb. 25, 2013 - Tue., Feb. 26, 2013
1 p.m. - 12 a.m.

Richmond Office, Richmond, VA

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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.



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





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Deadline: Feb. 25, 2013

Registration has closed. Thank you for your interest.

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