June 2018
In This Edition: 
Upcoming Training
Women's Business Center
Business Plan Training
Akron Trainings
Toledo Small Business Resource Days
Around Town
Upcoming Training
Women's Business Center of Northern Ohio
The Women's Business Center of Northern Ohio provides women entrepreneurs the tools and resources necessary to build a successful, sustainable business. 

Have you joined?
Click here  to learn the benefits of membership!
This June, OhioMBE travels to Cleveland to provide a hands-on certification training!

What programs will be discussed?
MBE, EDGE, WBE, DBE, LEDE

Our presenter, Ronda Barber, publisher of OhioMBE, will provide assistance on the certification process and the documents necessary to submit your application.

* *This course has limited capacity, so register today!**

Price: $15
Business Plan Training
Small Enterprise Education Development
returns to the Brook Park Library!

Build a stronger business plan with our GrowthWheel Training!

Schedule
Module 1: Business Concept
Monday July 16th, 2018. 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

 Module 2: Organization
Monday July 23rd, 2018. 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Module 3: Customer Relations
Monday July 30th, 2018. 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Module 4: Operations
Monday August 6th, 2018. 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Promocode:  Key2018
6/13: Facebook For Business
Do you use social media as a marketing tool for your business? Simone Cameron from the Annek Group is coming to ECDI Akron to how to optimize their marketing on Facebook.
6/27: Creating a Vision for Your Life
How does knowing yourself and outlining a vision help your business? Learn from Siobhan Sudberry, BeFree Project, and how she grew her business authentically while making money.

Where:
Toledo Lucas County Public Library
325 N Michigan St.
Toledo, OH 43604

What to expect:
Resource Fair
Access to Capital Panel
Client Testimonials

**Appetizers and drinks will be provided**
Around Town
Deadline is June 8th!

The next neighborhood impacted through Cleveland Chain Reaction is Old Brooklyn!

Small businesses looking to grow now have only a few days left to apply for the $100,000 investment. 
Since 2004, ECDI has assisted Ohio’s entrepreneurs through their one-stop-shop business services model, suited to meet the needs of all entrepreneurs, regardless of what business stage they’re in. From providing capital to entrepreneurs looking to expand their businesses, to providing focused, business-specific educational opportunities to enhance entrepreneurial skill sets, ECDI works with their clients to meet their specific needs. Whether you merely have a business idea or are opening up your fifth location, ECDI’s “never say no” approach has allowed over ten thousand entrepreneurs to take advantage of the services they provide. Visit  www.ecdi.org  today to learn more.  
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

The WBC is "funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration."
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