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SBA and VBRC Offer Free Workshops for Veterans and Their Families

Release Date: 
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Release Number: 
Advisory Date: 
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Advisory Number: 
St. Louis Advisory 13-19
Nicki Massie, nicholson.massie@sba.gov, 314-539-6600 extension 229

ST. LOUIS – SBA St. Louis District Office and the Veterans Business Resource Center (VBRC) will host a series of workshops for Veterans and family members. Presentations will include:

 Small Business Resources

 Vocational Rehabilitation

 Education Benefits

 Health Benefits

 Career Opportunities 

Workshops will offer Veterans, Reservists, Guard members, and their families information on starting a small business, continuing their education, or changing careers. Presenters include SBA, the VBRC, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Small Business & Technology Development Center, Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Center, Missouri Career Center, and more. 

The FREE events will take place as follows:

 September 5 in Park Hills Click here for event details and registration information

 September 12 in Poplar Bluff Click here for event details and registration information

 September 18 in Columbia Click here for event details and registration information 

Registration is required. Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged.

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Angie Wells at 1222 Spruce Street, Suite 10.103, St. Louis, Missouri, 63103, angela.wells@sba.gov or (314) 539-6600, ext. 223. All of SBA’s programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis.



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