504 & 7a Training on Sept 22 and Sept 23



Since its founding in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions, and other forms of assistance to small businesses.

Today, the SBA continues this mission by helping Americans start, build, and grow small businesses.

As we move forward together, please take note of the valuable information below. 

Thomas A. Stith III
District Director



Please join us for these upcoming training events. 

Tues. Sept. 22nd at 3:00 Eastern: 504 Connect Quarterly Update

This event is open to CDCs, Third Party Lenders, and other interested parties. Topics will include a brief SOP 50 10 6 overview; underwriting; and processing bulk deferments. Please note that we will have a separate call on Sept. 23rd dedicated to SOP 50 10 6 training.

On Sept. 22nd at 3:00 Eastern,  click on this link  to join the event.  

Wed. Sept. 23rd at 3:00 Eastern: SBA Lender Training on SOP 50 10 6

This event is open to 7(a) Lenders, CDCs, Third Party Lenders, and other interested parties.  This event is devoted entirely to training on SOP 50 10 6, which is effective Oct. 1, 2020.

On Sept. 23rd at 3:00 Eastern,   click on this link  to join the event.


Important to note!   These events will be hosted via Microsoft Teams Live.

  • If you haven’t attended a Microsoft Teams Live event before: Please watch this 6-minute video that provides important viewer tips and web browser information. In addition to providing a brief overview of the platform, it will also show you how to adjust speaker volume:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sROFSVckzFI      
  • For those of you who already have a Microsoft Teams desktop application: Unless you are an event producer or presenter, this event will not show up in your Teams Calendar. The easiest way for you to join the event may be for you to right click on the event link, copy the hyperlink into a web browser, and join anonymously.

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