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Contra Costa County Small Business Access to Capital (Virtual)

November 13 @ 10:00 am

Duration: 2 hours

The Family Economic Opportunity Network presents its first virtual event: The Contra Costa Microenterprise Access To Capital. This will be a gallery of funding options for smaller size businesses in Contra Costa county.

Micro funding and Small Business organization representatives that will be present at this event include:

  • Ronnie Mills, Richmond Main Street Initiative
  • Trevor Nelson, KIVA – Crowd Funded Microloans
  • Hyder Shuja, Pacific Community Ventures – Microloans
  • Ebere Sonoiki, Working Solutions – Microloans
  • Diana Adame, Mission Asset Fund – Immigrant Focused Microloans
  • Bret Sweet, Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center – Microenterprise Grants

Access to Capital Agenda

  • Part 1: Welcome and Introduction 
  • Part 2: Crowd Sourced Microloans – Trevor Nelson, Kiva 
  • Part 3:  Immigrant Microloans – Diana Adame – Mission Asset Fund 
  • Part 4: CDFI Panel – Assorted 
    • Ebere Sonoiki, Working Solutions
    • Hyder Shuja, Pacific Community Ventures
  • Part 5: CDBG-CV Grant – Bret Sweet, Renaissance
  • Part 6: Downtown Richmond Support – Ronnie Mills, RMSI 
  • Part 7: Q&A

Come ready with questions!

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November 13
10:00 am
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Bret Sweet, Program Director