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Jul
28
Thu
Access to Capital @ The Westin Charlotte
Jul 28 @ 7:45 AM – 1:00 PM

Chamber

Access to capital is one of the greatest challenges for many small businesses and entrepreneurs regardless of how fast the economy is growing. Without it, options for growing a business are limited. Join us for the rare opportunity to meet financial services leaders, who have successfully assisted small businesses and entrepreneurs in securing capital for growth and expansion of their businesses.

Thursday, July28, 2016
7:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Sheraton Charlotte Hotel

$30 in advance online  |  $40 at the event
Purchase tickets online

30 Under 30 Recognition Breakfast @ Johnson C. Smith University - Grimes Lounge
Jul 28 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
30 Under 30 Recognition Event

2016 CMBCC 30 Under 30 Recognition Breakfast

2016 CMBCC 30 Under 30 Recognition Breakfast

From entrepreneurs and CEOs to philanthropists, Charlotte-Mecklenburg BLACK CHAMBER of Commerce (CMBCC) is honoring “up and coming” black business owners who are excelling professionally, innovating their industry and making competitors nervous.

Join CMBCC at Johnson C. Smith University on Thursday, July 28 at 8:00 am for a Breakfast Program to recognize 30 of Charlotte’s brightest young black entrepreneurs & business professionals (eh, em Millennials) — 30 years and under. Kevin Dick — Economic Development Director, City of Charlotte to speak.

Click here to learn more or register online www.cmbcc.org/events.

Jul
29
Fri
LACCC Cafe Y Pastel: Networking Latino Breakfast @ Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont
Jul 29 @ 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Networking Latino Breakfast
Cafe y Pastel

Hosted  and Sponsored By: 

Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont

www.goodwillsp.org

Join us for a fun networking event- make new connections!  Breakfast and raffles will be provided.

Find out what Goodwill’s community outreach plans are with this new facility.
We will be collecting backpacks and school supplies for “Back to School Children’s Health Fair” hosted by Camino Community Center.  Please click here to get all details about their efforts.

Este evento te dará la oportunidad de hacer nuevos contactos.  Se dará desayuno y habrán sorteos.

Register online before 5pm on 7/28/16. Click here to register

Aug
9
Tue
SBA’s Small Business Certification Workshops @ SBA NC District Office
Aug 9 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Did you know the Federal Government spends over $600 billion dollars on goods and services every year? Would you like to find out how your business can access the federal marketplace?

Attend a FREE Workshop and Learn About Federal Certifications:

  • Woman-Owned Small Business
  • Small Disadvantaged Business
  • Veteran & Service Disabled Veteran Program
  • 8(a) Business Development Program
  • HUBZone Empowerment Contracting Program

All Seminars are FREE of Charge No RSVP Needed – Walk-ins Sign in at Event

All SBA programs 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. Contact Mia Fagley at 704-344-6396

DATES:
2015- October 13, November 10, December 8
2016- January 12, February 9, March 8, April 12, May 10, June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13

Aug
16
Tue
Basic Accounting with QuickBooks @ Central Campus
Aug 16 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Build a solid foundation by learning the fundamentals of accounting and how it relates within QuickBooks®. Understand the chart of accounts and what happens when bills, checks and invoices are entered. Occurs every Tuesday and Thursday 8/16-8/18.

Aug
18
Thu
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library @ University City Regional Library
Aug 18 @ 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library @ University City Regional Library | Charlotte | North Carolina | United States

Learn about business plans, how to develop your business, & SCORE support services. If you are not using the free library research services for collecting reliable information on competitors, prospects, suppliers, market data and more……. find out how!

Basic Accounting with QuickBooks @ Central Campus
Aug 18 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Build a solid foundation by learning the fundamentals of accounting and how it relates within QuickBooks®. Understand the chart of accounts and what happens when bills, checks and invoices are entered. Occurs every Tuesday and Thursday 8/16-8/18.

Aug
22
Mon
Food Truck 101: A Mobile Food Business @ Harris Campus
Aug 22 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Food trucks are the single fastest growing sector of the restaurant  industry. Discover how to develop your business, build your brand and  gain a loyal following. You will learn how to comply with regulatory  requirements, to overcome common obstacles and to measure your success. Course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck  operators. Occurs Mondays and Wednesdays 8/22-8/31. Final class meets 6-9 p.m.

Aug
23
Tue
QuickBooks Level 1 @ Central Campus
Aug 23 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Discover how to manage and maintain your business finances by automating your accounting and financial reporting functions.  Use this computerized program to set your company’s chart of accounts, receive payments, pay bills, create lists, track cash sales, enter bills, create invoices, make deposits, reconcile bank accounts and write checks in order to more easily manage your financial decisions.Uses QuickBooks® 2015.  Purchase book: QuickBooks® Pro 2015 Level 1.

Occurs every Tuesday and Thursday 8/23-9/1

Aug
24
Wed
Food Truck 101: A Mobile Food Business @ Harris Campus
Aug 24 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Food trucks are the single fastest growing sector of the restaurant  industry. Discover how to develop your business, build your brand and  gain a loyal following. You will learn how to comply with regulatory  requirements, to overcome common obstacles and to measure your success. Course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck  operators. Occurs Mondays and Wednesdays 8/22-8/31. Final class meets 6-9 p.m.