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March 27

Built to Last – S4: Leveraging Financial Resources for Growth

Built to Last – Session 4: Leveraging the Right Financial Resources for Strategic Growth

Join the Urban League of Louisiana’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation this March for “Built to Last: Uncovering the Financial Potential of Your Small Business”. Sessions will take place on March 6, 13, 20, and 27th, 5:30pm-7:30pm, online via GoToTraining.

This special series is hosted in collaboration with St. John the Baptist Parish’s Office of Economic Development and sponsored by Louisiana Economic Development and Mastercard.

As your business grows, identifying and leveraging the right financial resources is critical to long-term growth and sustainability. Small businesses must become financially savvy and learn which resources to utilize to support small business growth. Whether you need equity or debt funding, or whether you should tap into a traditional bank or a CDFI, financial support can be a game-changer in your entrepreneurial journey.


  • How to leverage financial resources
  • Best practices in accessing financial resources
  • Insights into financial metrics to track and monitor

During this session, you will gain insights on how to develop a financial strategy and plan of action to build operational leverage, flexibility and financial sustainability.

Facilitator: Lori Jackson, Financial Literacy Coach, MSC Financial Services

This series is sponsored by the Louisiana Economic Development’s Small and Emerging Business Development Program. To participate, attendees must be or become certified through the LED Small and Emerging Business Development Program. Visit https://www.opportunitylouisiana.gov/program/small-and-emerging-business-development-program to get certified today!

Space is limited. Register today to reserve your seat!


Event Starts
March 27 @ 5:30 pm

Event Ends
March 27 @ 7:30 pm


St. John the Baptist Parish
1811 West Airline Hwy
LaPlace, LA 70068 United States

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Urban League of Louisiana – Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation
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