Notes from 10/26/17 Economic Development Committee Meeting

October 26, 2017

In case you missed the Economic Development Committee Meeting on 10/26/17, details of the meeting are included below.

1) Ingrid Gorman of the Association for Enterprise Opportunity presented to the group on their report The Tapestry of Black Business Ownership in America. You can see her presentation here.

2) Deirdre Coyle updated the group on the C3 initiative Hackathon event, which is scheduled for January 11th at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. More background information about the concept can be found here.

3) Join MCBC on Wednesday, November 1st for a meeting in Tewksbury as we launch a regional effort in Lowell/Lawrence/North Central Massachusetts. More details can be found here.

4) Save the Date for a training being offered by MCBC and the Mel King Institute, “CRA Basics: Accessing Opportunity for Communities” on December 13th. More info here.

Our next Economic Development Committee meeting will be held on Thursday, December 14th at 9:30 AM at Interise, 197 Portland Street, Boston.
Please contact Dana LeWinter, Executive Director, at dlewinter@mcbc.info if you have any questions or comments.