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    Accion Chicago: Microfinance Innovation

    Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 10:00 - 1:00 PM @ Accion Chicago
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    LAB - Labs bring together small groups for an exclusive, first-hand look into what happens behind the scenes at some of the most innovative companies, community leaders and institutions around Chicago.

    Behind many aspiring entrepreneurs is a dedicated support system. Go behind the scenes of Accion Chicago?a member of the largest nonprofit microfinance network in the country. Led by CEO Jonathan Brereton, this inspiring lab will visit five growing, job-creating businesses that got their start using Accion microloans as small as five hundred dollars.

    Hosted by: Jonathan Brereton, CEO

    *REQUIREMENTS: Must be 22 or older to participate.

    About the Organization:
    Accion Chicago is a member of the Accion U.S. Network, the largest nonprofit microfinance network in the country. Since 1991, members have lent $305 million to small business owners nationwide. Accion Chicago serves entrepreneurs in Illinois and NW Indiana. We disbursed $2.1 million to 301 small businesses in 2011.

    Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 10:00 - 1:00 PM
    Accion Chicago
    1436 W. Randolph, Suite 300, Chicago, IL 60607
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