El Pajaro Community Development Corporation to hold a 10-session course: “Empresari@: A Business Education Program”
Event on 2017-09-25 18:00:00
Pajaro Community Development Corporation (El Pajaro CDC) will hold “Empresari@: A Business Education Program”, a 10-session course for existing and new business owners. It is open to anyone in the tri-County area of Santa Cruz County, Monterey County and San Benito County. Empresari@ means Entrepreneurs in Spanish!
In Watsonville, the 10-session course begins on Monday, September 11th at El Pajaro CDC, 23 E. Beach Street, Suite 216 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m in Spanish and continues through November 15th. In Salinas, the 10 session course, taught in Spanish, begins on Thursday, September 14th at Hartnell College, 1752 E. Alisal Road, Room C-106, from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m and continues every Thursday evening through Thursday, November 12th. An English session in Watsonville will be held beginning mid-October.
The price is 0 per person with scholarships are available for low and moderate income applicants. Register at www.epcdc.eventbrite.com or call El Pajaro CDC 831-722-1224.
Do you have a business idea you would like to develop? Would you like to develop a plan for your existing business? El Pajaro CDC and its partners want to help you succeed! Don’t miss this valuable course which includes:
• 10 session training on planning, marketing and managing a business
• Assistance in analyzing their business idea
• One on one professional business consulting
• Access to micro-loan programs to help start or improve their business
• Access to business incubation
• Many networking opportunities
Sponsors of this important business course include City of Watsonville, City of Salinas, Community Foundation for Monterey County, Monterey Peninsula Foundation, Wells Fargo Bank, and the USDA.
About El Pajaro CDC
El Pajaro Community Development Corporation (El Pajaro CDC) formed in 1979 to improve economic opportunities for low-income residents of the California Central Coast. Its mission is to promote equal access to economic opportunity and job creation for small, for underserved, low-income and Latino-owned business in the region. It has assisted hundreds of emerging entrepreneurs through its bilingual, bicultural business training, education and technical assistance. El Pajaro CDC transforms people’s lives through entrepreneurship.
For more information, go to www.elpajarocdc.org or call (831) 722-1224. To support El Pajaro CDC’s programs with a donation go to: http://www.elpajarocdc.org/en/donate-now.
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