Micro Business Lending: Landscape for the New Economy

The Virginia Microenterprise Network and its partners invite you to a conference on micro development and micro business lending. Hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the conference features a keynote presentation by author Michael Shuman, Fellow at Cutting Edge Capital; learning tracks on sustainability, funding, and technical assistance; a lunchtime marketplace featuring women-owned micro businesses; and a dinner focusing on crowd funding and other aspects of the American Jobs Act with Yale Law School scholar, Andrew Verstein.

Who should attend? Micro lenders; small business support organizations; community and economic development agencies; non profit organizations; and state and local officials. The full agenda will be posted on the registration site. Registration fee to the event partners of $65 includes lunch and dinner.

This event is the result of a planning partnership with the Virginia Microenterprise Network, Association for Enterprise Opportunity, Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development, Empowered Women International, Virginia Community Capital and On Point Services.

To register go to: https://dmz1.dhcd.virginia.gov/DHCDEvents/registration.aspx?EID=54

Contact: 

Jen Giovannitti, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Jeff Sadler, Virginia DHCD, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)