MCBC Economic Development Committee Meeting

December 06, 2018

The meeting will be held on Thursday, December 6th, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at the offices of Eastern Bank, located at 265 Franklin Street, Boston, MA.

The agenda will include:

  1. Committee updates and announcements
  2. October was Women’s Small Business Month. MCBC will invite meeting participants to share experiences and resources to support women in small business. Invited speakers include:
    1. Santander’s inaugural class of Cultivate Small Business and it recruited and retained female entrepreneurs
    2. Eastern Bank’s 2018 targeted grants of advancing women and other efforts to support women in small business.

We’ll also take a look at how the CDFI industry is supporting women who support small businesses. Vicky Stein of Community Reinvestment Fund and Megan Teare of Wells Fargo will join us to talk about the work of CDFI Women Connect Network and the Boston chapter.

Registration is required; register here.

We look forward to seeing you on December 6th.