The 6th Annual Faith Based Small Business Summit hosted by AmPac Tri-State CDC will be held Thursday, October 24 at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium. The annual event is a valuable resource for entrepreneurs, new business owners and established business leaders to learn the tools for being a more effective business or faith based leader.
The program will include panel discussions around the following topics:
- Leading Faith Based Leaders Discussing From Fear to Faith – Encouraging, Equipping and Inspiring the Entrepreneur – Moderated by Dr. Alan Aylor, Thrivent Financial, including Pastors Gary Hornsby – River’s Edge Church, Dr. Brian Kennedy – Mt. Zion Baptist Church; Dennis Montgomery – Praise Chapel; and Marco Garcia – The Way World Outreach
- Social Enterprise for Business and Faith Based Groups - Creating Revenue Streams to Make a Difference in Your Business and Your Community — Moderated by Darla Donaldson, California Baptist University, Riversid
- The Affordable Care Act - Intended and Unintended Benefits and Consequences – Making it Work for You!
The Summit will also feature an address from keynote speaker Dr. Betty Uribe, Executive Vice President, California Bank & Trust as well as a Pastor Appreciation Recognition by KSGN, 89.7FM, Family Friendly Radio Station and the Faith & Business Connection Awards. Business owners are encourage to attend to network with peers and take advantage of workshops and one-on-one opportunities with experts, lenders, and resource partners.
For more information and to register for the event, click here.AmPac Tri-State CDC is a certified lender for the U.S. Small Business Administration. The CDC provides provides SBA 504 loans for businesses seeking to grow by purchasing commercial or industrial real estate, completing tenant improvements or ground up construction; or those purchasing equipment to grow their business. Since its certification as an SBA lender in 2007, the CDC has served almost 100 businesses with financing greater than $100 Million of financing.