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How to Raise Money

  • Impact Hub 394 Broadway New York, NY, 10013 United States (map)

The Access to Capital workshop takes a holistic view of the entrepreneurial avenues for obtaining capital. Attendees should come out of the workshop feeling empowered to take hold of their business financial future and will be informed on options available, best practices to pursue, and some pitfalls to avoid. 

Key takeaways:

  • Basics of personal and business credit
  • What factors go into personal credit score and best practices
  • Outlining financing options for a business
  • Friends and family
  • Credit unions/banks
  • Alternative lenders
  • Angel investment
  • Venture capital
  • Best Practices on access to capital
  • Simple technologies available to help you maintain a strong financing relationship

About the instructor:
Rebecca has been a leader of small business development in New York City for over 12 years. Her passion for small business growth has translated to coaching over a thousand entrepreneurs in all stages of development and advising organizations, including private institutions and government agencies, on small business capacity development. She conducts workshops on topics such as capital access, organizational strategy and business plan development. 

She is the founder and Senior Consultant for Eos Strategies, an entrepreneurial consulting firm focused on economic empowerment models to address small business growth. Her business also matches smaller MWBE firms with mid-range firms so they can compete in government contracts. Rebecca has received congressional recognition for her work with women-owned firms.

Our host:
Thank you Impact Hub, a community space that connects local change agents to resources that accelerate their impact, for having us!

Open to all genders, no refunds.

Earlier Event: March 13
SXSW Happy Hour
Later Event: March 28
Kick Off Town Hall: Boston