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SBA Finance Boot Camp for Women-Owned Small Businesses

September 13, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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One event on September 20, 2018 at 12:30 pm

One event on September 27, 2018 at 12:30 pm

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One event on October 11, 2018 at 12:30 pm

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One event on October 25, 2018 at 12:30 pm

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We are looking for a few good women Entrepreneurs! 

Why attend this finance training series?

Access to Capital is crucial for the growth of all businesses yet Women-Owned small businesses continue to report facing  challenges obtaining credit and capital.  The Finance Boot Camp will provide you with the tools to prepare you to pursue the financing you may need to take your business to the next level.

Finance Boot Camp Description:

The SBA Finance Boot Camp gives businesses the tools to succeed when looking for financing.  Every business needs to understand their strategic and SMART goals when looking for a new business loan.  The most important skill this program provides is an understanding for you, the entrepreneur, about what you can ask for and what negotiating leverage you have when going to get a business loan.  Sign up for this program if you want tips from the pros on getting financed. 

 What should you know about this series?

  • Seating is limited, program is only available to 12 entrepreneurs
  • Must be a small business who has been operating for two years or more
  • Must have a completed business plan
  • Your business must be in pursuit of financing within the next two years
  • You must participate in all 6 training sessions to participate in the Lending Matchmaker
  • It is FREE

This series will provide you with information on strategic planning for your business, understanding the credit rating process, understanding financial statements,  effective negotiation strategies and preparing a loan    proposal.  The last session will include a lender matchmaker providing participants with the opportunity to meet with area lenders and pitch your financing proposal. 

The 7 week series will run Thursday Afternoons from 12:30pm to 4:00pm.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

Where:      Women’s Business Center at Canisius College

                  2001 Main St.

                  Buffalo, NY, 14208

When:      September 13, 20, 27 & October 4, 11, 18, 25

Register: email: Gregory.Lindberg@sba.gov

or call: (716)551-5670


September 13, 2018
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Canisius College Science Hall Room 063
1901 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14208 United States
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