Valley Community SBDCServing Fresno, Madera, Tulare, Kings counties
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Entrepreneurs, Meet Your Local CDFIs at this Online Event

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 1:50pm

Online Event is February 23rd!

As Seen in The Business JournalValley Community Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host a webinar panel presentation featuring local Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) on Feb. 23.

CDFIs, lenders who focus on providing loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a business, will give an overview of their programs and answer questions from participants.

CDFIs also focus on serving distressed communities and making sure money goes towards underserved businesses.

TO REGISTER for Valley Community SBDC “Meet the CDFI’s” webinar, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SNiP2Yb9QWWGmlFdecWzjg.

TO READ the full article, visit The Business Journal at https://thebusinessjournal.com/entrepreneurs-meet-your-local-cdfis-at-this-online-event/?mc_cid=52c4b2005d&mc_eid=4ff5e36788.

Advisors

Mary Castillo Avalos*

Languages Spoken: Spanish
Loan Packaging, QuickBooks, Implementing Technology Solutions, Software and IT Infrastructure

Geoffrey Bogart*

Languages Spoken: Spanish, Portuguese, Basic Arabic
Business Start-Ups, International Trade

Charles Eason*

SBIR/STTR Consultant

Jose Huitron

Languages Spoken: Spanish
Business Modeling, Customer Development, Business Structure, Optimizing Business Operations, Streamlining Processes, Artifical Intelligence, E-commerce

Rhonda Lowe

Business Plans, Strategic Planning, Traditional Marketing, Sales Strategies, Retail Businesses

Sharon Mikesell

Government Contracting

Claudia Newcorn, MBA

Strategic Planning, Marketing Strategy, Branding, Marketing Research, Marketing Communications, New Product Development

Tiffany Phillips

Digital and Social Media Marketing Strategy; E-Commerce Consultant

Favian Rodriguez

Languages Spoken: Spanish
Strategic Planning, Loan Packaging, Financial Projections, Cash Flow Management, Sustainable Growth & Profitability, Developing New Products, Franchising and Expansion, Buying/Selling a Business, Retail Businesses, Restaurant Businesses

Lourdes Uranday

Languages Spoken: Spanish
Childcare, Cottage Food, Retail, Restaurant, Food Truck, Human Resources consulting and training

David Waldbauer

Government Contracts Consultant
English French German Italian Portuguese Russian Spanish

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.