AEO is excited to bring our 2018 National Microbusiness Conference: Moving Main Street Forward to Detroit, Michigan, April 30 to May 2. This is the premier microbusiness and microfinance conference in the U.S., and a must-attend event for professionals providing capital, technical assistance and other forms of trusted guidance to Main Street and microbusiness owners.
More than 600 executives, decision-makers, microfinance practitioners, advocates, policymakers, small business advisors, educators, funders, investors, fintech influentials and entrepreneurs from across the nation will gather in Detroit to share, network and collaborate on ways we can move Main Street forward through inclusion, innovation and investment.
Don’t miss La Cocina’s annual gala on Monday, May 21st at the City View Metreon. Tickets for a multi-course meal prepared by four immigrant chefs from kitchen incubators from around the country are available here and proceeds will benefit La Cocina.
Save the Date! May 22, 2018 Small Business California will be hosting an Education Day in Sacramento. This event is open to all Small Businesses in California to attend. More information will be coming soon about this informative event that will give you a chance to hear from some of the leading experts in Small Businesses issues today! Mark your calendar now.
May 24, 2018 -
- Oakland, CA
Featuring Dolores Huerta, Melissa Harris-Perry, Senator Kevin De Leon, and Alicia Garza.
Every year, the Economic Summit brings together a diverse array of leaders to connect, brainstorm, celebrate and strategize on important economic issues affecting communities of color. Click here for more information on this event, details on ticket pricing, scholarships, and volunteer opportunities.
May 30, 2018 -
- Santa Barbara, CA
WEV is thrilled to dedicate an evening to honor the impact of women entrepreneurs in our community!
Please join us on May 30th to celebrate WEV’s Spring 2018 SET graduates, our newest Million Dollar Club Inductees, and the resilience and generosity of local small business owners in the face of adversity. RSVP here.
June 1, 2018 -
- San Francisco, CA
F&B: Voices from the Kitchen is a storytelling project from La Cocina that seeks to share the voices and stories from the cooks and kitchens that are less often heard. The event is a twice-yearly performance that revolves around (and includes) food and drink on a singular topic or theme.
Proceeds from F&B will support La Cocina’s business incubator program. Buy tickets here.
It’s that time again! Advocates and practitioners in financial inclusion and economic opportunity will convene at Prosperity Now’s flagship event to discuss the boldest ideas for a more prosperous future. And, in the spirit of fresh ideas, we’ve re-named our event to reflect who we are. Introducing the 2018 Prosperity Summit! (Which you may have known as the Assets Learning Conference, or ALC).