WASHINGTON, Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and a member of President Obama's Cabinet, will host a roundtable discussion in Washington, DC on Thursday, February 25. The discussion will feature two panels and focus on empowering minority small business owners, with a particular focus on African-American small business owners.
Contreras-Sweet will highlight her work to improve access to capital for minority communities, as well as creating more programs and services that ensure SBA is reaching all entrepreneurs. The SBA is partnering with the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, the National Urban League, the U.S. Black Chambers, and WeWork.
WHO: Maria Contreras-Sweet, SBA Administrator
WHAT: Roundtable on Minority Entrepreneurship
WHEN: Thursday, February 25, 2016, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
WHERE: WeWork Wonderbread Factory
641 S Street NW.
Washington, DC 20001
HOW: Media can RSVP by emailing Miguel.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Question can be directed to Miguel Ayala at Miguel.email@example.com or (202) 450-0148.
Advisory Number: MA16-11
SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration