Can SBA Help My Business?
Release Date: 
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Release Number: 
HDO 17-08
Advisory Date: 
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Jane Sawyer:

Honolulu, HI – What does SBA offer to small business owners? The programs are many and varied, and the qualifications for each are specific. Take advantage of this free opportunity to meet one-on-one with an SBA representative who will help you cut through the red tape, navigate and explain SBA programs and resources available to you.  Ask us about:


  • Loans for working capital – SBA CAPlines Program for contract loans, seasonal lines of credit, builders lines, or working capital lines of credit – or our other loans
  • Long-term financing to purchase or renovate business real estate or major equipment – SBA 504 Loan Program; and,
  • Government contracting certifications and assistance – SBA’s 8(a) Business Development & other Government small business contracting programs


In coordination with Central Pacific Bank (CPB), one of our participating lenders, an experienced SBA Specialist will be available for a 30-minute confidential consultation on Thursday, March 30, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at CPB’s Kalihi Branch at 2024 North King Street, Suite #100. Appointments are required and scheduled by SBA. Walk-ins may be accepted if time allows.  To register, visit and click on the Events Calendar.  For more information, you can also call (808) 541-2990 x 211.


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