PHILADELPHIA, PA (SEPTEMBER 29, 2011) - MAYOR NUTTER ANNOUNCED $2.3 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter
Councilwoman Maria Quinones-Sanchez
Kevin Dow, Deputy Director of Commerce
Luis Mora, President and Founder of Finanta
Donald Haskin, Pennsylvania Director of Citi Community Development
WHAT: Mayor Nutter to announce the recipients of more than $2.3 million in CDBG funding awards to help support small business development throughout the City. Mayor Nutter will also expand the AmeriCorps VISTA initiative.
Citi will announce grants to FINANTA and Entrepreneur Works, which will fund the “Circles of Success” program to assist small businesses and entrepreneurs.
WHEN: Thursday, September 29, 2011 3:00 pm