SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet to speak at “My Brother’s Keeper: Millennial Entrepreneurship”

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Please join Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and Dr. Charlene Dukes, President of Prince Georges Community College as they kick off “Global Entrepreneurship Week”.
Administrator Contreras-Sweet will announce SBA’s effort to increase entrepreneurship awareness for Millennias from underserved communities.  She will highlight the vital role that business ownership can play in addressing the employment challenges facing young people by improving their skills and paving the way toward economic self-sufficiency.

Panel Discussion includes:

• How to address the entrepreneurship gap
• Remove barriers and highlight best practices
• Millennial Entrepreneurship Growth

Panelists will provide you with valuable knowledge and insight on the challenges millennials face.
 
When:    Monday, November 17, 2014

Time:      9:00 a.m. –   9:45 a.m. Remarks 
               10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. Panel Discussion
 
Where:  Prince George’s Community College
               University Town Center: Center for Entrepreneurial Development
               6505 Belcrest Road, Room 171, Hyattsville, MD 20782
              *Nearest metro is Prince Georges Plaza Metro Station—Green Line

Space is limited. Please RSVP by no later than Friday, November  14th. Please include in your RSVP a short descriptor of yourself and your organization and(or) business.

To RSVP send email to: Christopher.Upperman@sba.gov

*Parking Information: There is free parking for the first two hours in parking Garage B located under 6515 Belcrest Road. After the first two hours, Prince George’s Community College students and visitors can validate their parking coupons to receive 50 percent off posted rates.