Hispanic Small Business/ Lender-Borrower Matchmaking – May 15, 2018

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Hispanic Small Business/ Lender-Borrower Matchmaking

Hispanic matchmaking

Lenders will be on hand to meet with existing and start-up business owners to discuss funding options.   This is a one-stop forum for business owners and entrepreneurs to:

·         Pitch financing needs to multiple lenders in one-on-one 15 min. sessions (speed dating format).

·         Access to free small business counseling through SBA’s resource partners (SCORE, SBDC, & WBC).

WHEN:          Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

TIME:             8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.      Registration & Networking

                       9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.      Welcome Remarks

                       9:20 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.    Matchmaking Meetings

WHERE:        Leonel Castillo Community Center

                       2101 South Street, Houston, TX 77009

CONTACTS:  Sonia Maldonado (713) 773-6554  Sonia.Maldonado@sba.gov

 Valerie Maher 713-773-6541 Valerie.Maher@sba.gov

BRING:  Financial Information, a One Page Pitch, & Business Plan if available

For help with these items, contact SBDC, www.sbdcnetwork.uh.edu, SCORE, www.houston.score.org or WBC, www.wbea-texas.org/wbc.

COST: Free; however, registration is required

The SBA Houston District would like to thank BakerRipley.org and Camara de Empresarios Latinos de Houston for their support and contribution to this event.