Shreveport Lending Lunch and Learn
Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)
With the mission of strengthening the burgeoning community of entrepreneurs in Shreveport, the Lending Lunch and Learn will cover key financing concepts. Participants will gain knowledge of the lending process, better understanding of particular criteria lenders use when reviewing loan applications.
Join us for a special Lunch and Learn in honor of Financial Literacy Month.
If you are a business owner interested in a small business loan, this workshop is for you.
Overview of the C's of Financing
Lending Landscape Panel Discussion with local experts
- What lenders are looking for when reviewing a loan request
- How you can prepare yourself for financing
- Lending options to fit you and your business needs
Lunch will be provided.
Special thanks to our presenters:
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About Accion Louisiana
Accion Louisiana is an extension of Accion Texas Inc., a nonprofit, multi-state micro-and small business lender that helps new and existing entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses. Through affordable lending and business development services, Accion Texas Inc. is committed to empowering diverse individuals and small businesses that have limited access to traditional sources of capital. Accion Texas Inc. manages the nation’s largest microloan portfolio and operates 21 offices in eight states: Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas. The organization is the largest member of the Accion U.S. Network. In the Louisiana area, Accion has made more than 366 small business loans totaling more than $5 million in loans since 2009. Founded in San Antonio in 1994, Accion Texas Inc. has disbursed more than 15,000 loans totaling more than $150 million. For more information, visit www.accionlouisiana.org or call 888-215-2373.