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Local Business Owners Cepeda-Fretiz, Clark Panelists for Statewide Discussion

Feb 23, 2021
Entrepreneurs & Business

Wednesday, February 24 at 12 PM First Lady Wolf presents a virtual conversation The Bigger Picture: The Resiliency of Small Businesses. The panel discussion will be streamed Live to Facebook and will last for one hour. The conversation will highlight supports that exist for small businesses, actions the administration has taken to support small businesses, and small businesses who have gotten creative to keep their business moving and their employees and community safe.

Madeline Williams

Executive Assistant to the First Lady

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Meeting ID: 296 627 5868


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  • Carol Kilko, Deputy Secretary of Business Finance at the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development
  • Marcia McGavisk, Director of Capital Acquisition at the Kutztown University PA Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)
  • Shannon Maldonado, Founder/CEO of YOWIE and One Lens PA SE Regional Ambassador
  • Dan Betancourt, President and CEO of the Community First Fund
  • Johanny Cepeda-Freytiz, Owner of Mi Casa Su Casa Café and Reading Councilwoman
  • Heather Clark, Owner of Go Fish! Restaurant, Seafood Market & Sushi Bar

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