The SBA Advantage
workshop will help you gain a better understanding of the
various U.S. Small Business
Administration (SBA) programs and services that are available
to prospective or current entrepreneurs who need assistance in
starting or expanding their businesses.
General information will be provided on the following
programs and services:
- SCORE – Counselors to America’s Small Business
- MSBDC – Massachusetts Small Business Development Center
- BICs - Business Resource Centers
- SBA Guaranty Loan Programs: 7(a), Micro Loans, Patriot
and SBA Express Loans, and 504 Project Loan Development
- Government Contracting Opportunities: 8(a) Business
Development, HUBZones (Historically Underutilized Business
Zones), Small Disadvantaged Business, and Surety Bonding
(when applicable, 2 years in business experience required)
- Disaster Assistance
This free two-hour program is offered on various dates and
locations. Please contact the appropriate agency to register
(see chart below for details).
Cosponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration
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Clinic (offered monthly)
are very pleased to announce that Chris Cassara, Esq., partner
at Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP (PSH), is continuing to hold free
legal clinics in our office and at outreach sites.
Typically held on the second Friday afternoon of each
month, entrepreneurs and small business owners are
eligible to meet one-on-one for 30 minutes, one time, to discuss
general legal questions such as corporate structure, leases,
contracts, insurance, employment, franchising, and various other
business related issues.
All services are provided by PSH which is not acting as an
agent or representative of the Massachusetts Small Business
Development Center Network (MSBDC). By meeting with PSH you
agree to indemnify and hold harmless the MSBDC from any and all
claims and liability arising from your session with
PSH. Participants will receive a general waiver statement prior
to their meeting.
These free 30-minute sessions are offered on various dates in
various locations - please see the calendar below for details.
Dates: Monthly on
Friday - see below
1:00 - 4:30 p.m. (30-minute appointments)
Contact: Alison at
the MSBDC at 508-673-9783 ext.10 to schedule a free & confidential
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Friday, Feb 12, 2016
Location: New Bedford
Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP, New Bedford Economic
Development Council, and Groundwork!