In honor of Veterans Day, the Kane County Development and Community Services Department and Kane County Veterans Assistance Commission are encouraging veteran business owners to take part in two events hosted by the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity.
At 4 p.m. Monday Nov. 9, Nicole Mandeville with Central Management Services will present how veteran-owned, women-owned and minority-owned businesses can gain access to state of Illinois contracting opportunities and participate in the competitive procurement process.
Attendees will need to register in advance for the WebEx event via this link.
On Tuesday, Nov. 10, Sean Pritchard from the Office of Business Development will be discussing a few of the financing programs to help veteran-owned businesses.
These programs help fill in gaps that prevent businesses from obtaining financing.
Attendees will need to register in advance register in advance for the WebEx event via this link.
SOURCE: Office of Regional Economic Development, Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity