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

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Houston District Office  -  May 15, 2018

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Do You Need Financing for Your Business?

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.

    All SBA programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis.  Reasonable accommodations will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Sonia Maldonado or Valerie Maher.