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Owners of existing businesses as well as people interested in starting their own business are being invited to a free workshop to discuss the opportunities and challenges involved.
The free business financing workshop will be held at 6 p.m. June 27 at 501 Braddock Ave., Braddock, and is being sponsored by Dollar Bank and Mon Valley Initiative.
Topics to be covered will include:
- Types of small business loans
- Successful loan application strategies
- Personal credit requirements
- Public and non-profit lending resources
- Business planning assistance
To register, call Stephanie Eson at Mon Valley Initiative at (412) 464-4000, extension 4024, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conflict of Interest Note: The editor of Tube City Almanac is an employee of Mon Valley Initiative. Opinions expressed at Tube City Almanac are not those of Mon Valley Initiative or its affiliates or volunteers. No remuneration or compensation of any kind is exchanged Tube City Community Media and Mon Valley Initiative. All releases supplied to Tube City Community Media by Mon Valley Initiative are also provided to all other members of the media simultaneously.
Originally published May 30, 2017.