The 8(a) Program is intended for business development purposes to help socially and economically disadvantaged business owners: - Gain a preference for federal contracts - Grow their businesses - Access to sole source contracts. Join us and learn: Certification requirements; Program benefits; Application procedures. WHERE: In person at: Small Business Administration -- 10 Causeway St., Rm. 265, Boston, MA 02222 OR Via PHONE and WEB (instructions) HOW: DIAL IN: Toll free number: 888-858-2144 --- Access Code: 7738013# WEB ACCESS: https://www.connectmeeting.att.com --- Access Code: 7738013#. Please let us know if you will be coming into the office or joining us on the web. Register with Pauline Swanson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-565-5564.