Helping Small Businesses Succeed Connecting to Resources and Capital
Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2017 Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Triton College: Building R 2000 Fifth Ave. River Grove, IL 60171
Presented by: Hinsdale Bank and Trust, Community Reinvestment Fund USA, Bellwood & Melrose Park Chambers of Commerce are partnering to present an Access to Capital Seminar.
Topics will be:
Sustainability of Small Businesses
Panelists will discuss community partnerships and other strategies that have effectively assisted bringing capacity and access to capital to entrepreneurs. They will address the importance of encouraging and supporting local entrepreneurs, and the critical role of revitalizing commercial corridors.
Attracting Capital to New and Growing Businesses
Panelists will discuss the wide array of capital sources available to entrepreneurs and small business owners. We will hear about options from banks, including SBA loans; alternative capital options, such as microloans; Community Development Financial Institutions and specialty programs including patient capital. Time will be reserved for an interactive question and answer session.
Wednesday, Apr. 18 - 10:30 pmtoThursday, Apr. 19 1:30 am