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Free Mentor Month Event in Lexington on April 25

Release Date: 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Release Number: 
Advisory Number: 
Michael Ashcraft at 502-582-5971

Register Now to Reserve Your Free Spot at the Mentor Month Encore Entrepreneur Event. AARP, the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Lexington Chapter of SCORE are offering a free program for aspiring entrepreneurs because research shows that “25% of Americans ages 44 - 70 are interested in starting their own a business or nonprofit venture in the next 5 - 10 years.”

On Friday, April 25, 2014 from 9:00 – 11:30 am (ET) in Lexington, KY, the SBA’s Kentucky District Office, along with the Lexington Chapter of SCORE and AARP, will discuss free resources and programs for entrepreneurs as well as and networking opportunities at Community Ventures Corporation, located at 1450 North Broadway in Lexington, KY, 40505. Free parking is available.

Event Details:

9:00 -  9:15 am Registration and Networking
9:15 -  9:30 am AARP – Programs for Entrepreneurs
9:35 -  10:05 am SBA – Programs and Services
10:10 - 10:50 am SCORE – So You Think You Want to Start a Business
10:55 - 11:25 am SCORE – One-on-One Speed Mentoring
11:30 am Question and Answer Session and Wrap-up

This event is free, but advance registration is required, as seating is limited. For more information or to register, go to or call 1-877-926-8300.