ULA Implementation Stakeholder Sessions: Session 1: Affordable Housing Programs

The upcoming ULA Implementation Stakeholder Sessions is held in partnership with the Los Angeles Housing Department. Join us as we collectively brainstorm how to best implement the various programs funded by Measure ULA. You are invited to share insight with LAHD on how to best implement the various programs funded through Measure ULA. Sign up […]

OFN CONNECT+ Webinars – 50 Years Later: Exploring the Roots of the CDFI Industry

Join us on Tuesday, February 7 from 2-3pm EST for the release of our new CDFI 101 toolkit and first CONNECT+ webinar of 2023! In 1973, the nation’s first CDFI – ShoreBank- was founded in Chicago by Ronald Grzywinski, Milton Davis, Jim Fletcher, and Mary Houghton with the motto – and rallying cry- “Let’s Change […]

How to Build an Email List

Thursday, February 9th at 11:00am Presenter: Gracie Ruth Webinar Description: Easy beginner strategies to grow an email list. We will discuss the importance of having an email list. How your email can be one of the best business tools The best email platforms. - From free to a monthly subscription.

2-11 Community Day Celebration

Join us for this FREE event with over 50 agencies, food trucks, radio broadcasts with 95.7 The Beat, live music, kid activities, door prizes and more! To learn more visit: https://211santabarbaracounty.org/211-day/

Government and Corporate Procurement for Black Owned Businesses

Learn how to compete for Corporate and Government clients. Learn about the programs available to the minority business. About this event • Small Businesses are leaving an astounding amount of money on the table – This training is about showing up and taking your share!! • The federal government alone spent almost $250B with small […]

LAEDC: Economic Forecast 2023

Sheraton Grand Downtown Los Angeles 711 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA

Nearly three years since the world was turned upside down due to a global pandemic, we now find the economy in a state of limbo. The 2023 LAEDC Economic Forecast will focus on the impacts of a changing world, rising interest rates, and a possible recession. LAEDC’s annual Economic Forecast is a highly anticipated and […]

Coolest in LA: 2023

We must continue the momentum for our health and climate resilience to create a cooler LA and beyond. . . which is why we want to see you in-person on Thursday, March 16, 2023 at our Coolest in LA gala. This year’s Coolest in LA, our 10th gala celebrating local climate achievements, will be held at the LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Historic Downtown […]

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