RiseWith: City of Los Angeles Accessing LA (SFV)

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When and where
Friday, September 27, 2019
9 AM - 2 PM
California State University of Northridge
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330

The City of Los Angeles Department of Public Works and Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Office of Economic Development are bringing small business resources and contracting opportunities to the San Fernando Valley!

The Department of Public Works, Board of Commissioners and Bureau of Contract Administration are hosting Accessing LA-RiseWith on September 27, 2019 at CalState Northridge, Northridge Center Complex. Accessing LA is a networking event that opens the door for diverse businesses to create connections with prime contractors, discover business resources, and attain information on contracting opportunities throughout Los Angeles.

Small Business Majority’s California Deputy Director, Xiomara Peña will be joining the "Access to Capital to Build Your Business" panel which will discuss:

  • The different types of loans (Traditional and Micro)
  • Alternative funding options (angel investors, venture funding, etc.)
  • Do’s and don’ts of financing, and
  • How to avoid predatory lending.
Event topic: 
Access to Capital
Women's Entrepreneurship