📑 Supporting Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Join us for a series of workshops, panel discussions, and presentations for small business service providers to learn best practices on how to support immigrant entrepreneurs, start, grow, and strengthen their small businesses.

Past Events

Date: Thursday, September 23rd
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET

Is your organization looking to build or strengthen your small business programming? Join us for a panel discussion with Qualitas of Life Foundation and Centro Community Partners where they will share learnings from their “Me Preparo Para Emprender” Pilot program. How they built their program, and how they integrated El Centro’s entrepreneurship app in their curriculum.

Date: Thursday, September 30th
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Starting a business can be challenging and navigating systems as a non-citizen can be intimidating but not impossible. Join us to learn from a legal expert on how ITIN holders can navigate business structures and build their business in New York State.

Date: Thursday, October 14th
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Immigrant business owners face many barriers when it comes to seeking funding to expand and grow their businesses. This training will be led by a lending expert to learn how service providers can help business owners seek funding opportunities. We will also discuss what options are available for ITIN and how they can build credit.