Celebrating Women's History Month

SBA Kentucky District Office - March 2019

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We're highlighting the valuable contributions women owned small business make to our economy and communities. Here are some KY success stories.

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SBA Administrator Ignites the American Dream across KY and the Southeast

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By Ashley D. Bell, SBA Southeast Regional Administrator

When Linda McMahon, head of the SBA and advocate for the nation’s 30 million small business owners, visited Kentucky last summer, she was in the midst of her nationwide listening tour to hear from each SBA district directly and meet with entrepreneurs. 

Read more here.

Success Story: The Miller House Restaurant & Catering

Larry and Jeanne Kirk had a dream to own a casual, full service restaurant specializing in American cuisine with a southern flair. The Kirks connected with Lois Decker, Center Director for the Murray State University SBDC in Owensboro, who helped them develop a business plan and financial projections for the business and obtain an SBA loan. Then disaster struck.

Read more here.

Ready to grow your business? Sign up for SBA's Emerging Leaders Initiative.


Deadline: Register online here by March 15, 2019. More details here. Questions: Sharron Johnson | Emerging Leaders Program Manager | SBA Kentucky District Office: sharron.johnson@sba.gov | (502) 582-5971 X 243

SBA 2019 Tax Season


Be prepared this tax season by checking out SBA's small business tax guide.


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