1. “MBAC Launch Program Gives Minority Entrepreneurs Opportunity to Pitch Business Plans for $5,000 Grant”
– The Minority Business Assistance Center is hosting pitch night for 24 minority and women entrepreneurs enrolled in the MBAC Launch program, where they will have the chance to pitch their business plans for a $5,000 grant award.
– The program aims to assist entrepreneurs in launching their products into the market and gaining access to government and state institutional contracts. Participants have learned about marketing tools, partnerships, and accessing capital.
2. “Panel Discussion on Permitting Reform to be Led by U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson”
– The Youngstown / Warren Regional Chamber and Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 396 will host a panel discussion on permitting reform, led by U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson.
– This event provides an opportunity for individuals to learn more about the reform process and its impact on businesses in the region.