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Business Loan Seminar Series

Business Loan Seminar Series


Mayor Barbara Sharief  

UPDATE: PART II - Three new seminars announced

Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief (District 8) presents this free series of seminars to inform the South Florida business community of financing opportunities through the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI).

Allocated more than $97.6 million by the U.S. Department of Treasury to implement the SSBCI, Florida manages two major programs to benefit small businesses in need of financing.

Join us to learn more from subject matter experts and find out how your small business can participate. Information will also be shared on working capital.

 

 

 

PART II - Business Loan Seminar Series Schedule

Saturday, August 9, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Dr., Coral Springs, FL 33065

Saturday, September 27, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Hollywood Branch Library
2600 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, FL 33020
Featured Speakers:
Cheryl Cook, South Florida Regional Planning Council and Michael Carn, MetroBroward

Saturday, October 11, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
North Regional / Broward College Library
1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066
Featured Speakers:
Cheryl Cook, South Florida Regional Planning Council and
Ismael Cifuentes, Hispanic Business Initiative Fund

PART I - Business Loan Seminar Series Schedule

MAY Seminar Date Change
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View news release.

View event information. (PDF)

Saturday, March 15, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Dr., Coral Springs, FL 33065
Featured Speaker: Anthony Ferretti, Florida First Capital Finance Corporation (FFCFC)
**The seminar will be part of the Health and Social Services Vendor Opportunity Expo presented by the Office of Economic and Small Business Development.**

Saturday, March 29, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Southwest Regional Library
16835 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, FL 33331
Featured Speaker: Anthony Ferretti, Florida First Capital Finance Corporation (FFCFC)
Also featuring Miguel E. Gonzalez, U.S. Small Business Administration, and Cheryl Cook, South Florida Regional Planning Council.  

Saturday, April 12, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Miramar Branch Library
2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025
Featured Speaker: Anthony Ferretti, Florida First Capital Finance Corporation (FFCFC)
Also featuring Miguel E. Gonzalez, U.S. Small Business Administration.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 | 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Broward County Governmental Center
115 S. Andrews Ave., Room 422, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Featured Speaker: David Rodriguez, Enterprise Florida
Also featuring Cheryl Cook, South Florida Regional Planning Council.

**The seminar will be part of the Business Development Workshop presented by the Office of Economic and Small Business Development.**

Saturday, May 31*, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon *Note date change from May 24.
Hallandale Beach Branch Library
300 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale, FL 33009
Featured Speaker: David Rodriguez, Enterprise Florida
Also featuring Kristopher Budi, Accion.

Saturday, June 21, 2014 | 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Southwest Regional Library
16835 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, FL 33331
Featured Speaker: Jennifer Schrader, Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Also featuring Kristopher Budi, Accion.


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