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Convening of Small Business Service Providers of Inland Southern California

A report out from our convening for small business service providers on February 26, 2020 Reaching our Small Business Clients was the theme of the first Convening of Small Business Service Providers of Inland Southern California held February 26 in Rancho Cucamonga. The Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California sponsored this event to bring together…

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James Irvine Foundation Awards MicroEnterprise Collaborative a Grant to Help Small Business Owners

The Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California was recently awarded a grant from The James Irvine Foundation for “Expanding Micro-Business in the Inland Empire.” The purpose of the grant is to link new and established small business owners with the resources and capital to grow their businesses. Over 90% of the businesses in the Inland…

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Minority-Owned Businesses

MicroEnterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California helps minority-owned businesses, which comprise one-quarter of all small businesses. At least 25 percent of minority-owned businesses plan to apply for credit for their businesses in the next year. According to Gallup’s Small Business Diverse Segments Lending Study – Asian, African American, and Hispanic Business Owners Study, sponsored by Wells…