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EIDL Assistance Webinar

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM HST


Facilitated by Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership (MCBL)

Topic: Disaster Mitigation

You may have secured funds from the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, but what’s next? As a small business owner, it is important to understand what this loan means for you and your business.

In partnership with the Small Business Administration, join us as we take a deep dive into the EIDL program. This webinar will discuss the loan terms and conditions and examine the different ways these funds can and should be utilized.

What will be covered:

  • Overview of the EIDL program
    • How to apply
    • Terms and conditions
  • What can EIDL Funds be used for
  • How to use the Funds Strategically
  • Q&A Session

Fee: No Cost



Target & Strategic Marketing for the Holidays

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Kapolei Civic Center

1000 Uluʻōhiʻa Street

Kapolei, HI 96707


In anticipation of a bountiful holiday season, SBA & MCBL invite you to join us for:

Marketing for the Holidays

This in-person presentation will focus on three things surrounding Marketing for the Holidays:

  • Using SBA's learning platform, Ascent we will walk you through Journey 2: Strategic Marketing. We will explore specific planning techniques to assist you in creating a plan for your business.
  • Through group exercises, we will apply what we learned from the Ascent Journey and you will get tangible takeaways for marketing for the holidays
  • You will hear first hand about the upcoming MCBL eCommerce course beginning in September
  • You will have the opportunity to meet with a counselor 1-1 after the presentation

Seating is limited so please register ASAP! We will be keeping a wait-list once we reach the maximum capacity based on COVID19 social distancing. Masks must be worn while inside, throughout the presentation.


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About the U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration makes the American dream of business ownership a reality. As the only go-to resource and voice for small businesses backed by the strength of the federal government, the SBA empowers entrepreneurs and small business owners with the resources and support they need to start, grow or expand their businesses, or recover from a declared disaster. It delivers services through an extensive network of SBA field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations. To learn more, visit

SBA’s participation is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please call the SBA at 541-2990 to make arrangements.