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Exploring U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Resources - CWE RI - Dec 4

Do You Need Small Business Assistance? Wherever You Are In Your Business Lifecycle, The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Can Help!

This free workshop, presented by a member of the local SBA team, is designed to help entrepreneurs understand the various SBA programs and services available to help them as they start, expand, grow, and recover their businesses. This overview presentation covers:

  • Introduction to the SBA
  • SBA Resource Partner Network -- Business Training, & One-on-One Mentoring
  • Access to Capital – Loan & Surety Bond Programs
  • International Trade/Exporting Assistance
  • Selling to the Federal Government – Contracting Certification Programs (such as 8(a) Business Development, HUBZone (Historically Underutilized Business Zone), and Women-Owned Small Business)  
  • Emergency Preparedness, & Disaster Assistance Loans

When: Wednesday, December 4 at 9:30AM - 11:30AM

Where: Center for Women and Enterprise 
132 George M. Cohan Blvd. 
Providence RI 02903

Fee: Free. Click here to register

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Cancellations and Refund Policy

Sessions with low enrollment may be cancelled. CWE will notify you of class cancellations and changes.

If you can no longer attend a no-cost session for which you registered, please notify us at least 24 hours in advance. These classes are offered at no cost as a benefit to you, but there are per-registration costs to CWE associated with them. We reserve the right to request a $25 contribution to defray our costs for no shows, so that we may continue to offer free classes in the future.

Special Accommodations

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please contact CWE RI at (401) 277-0800.