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Youth & Money 2021 Summer Enrichment Entrepreneurship Programs

Each program is a full week of learning for success! A great gift for budding entrepreneurs!


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“Small Business Covid Relief Funds, Loans, Taxes & Financial Support”

With tax season in session and focusing on the adjustments of qualifying for COVID -19 relief funds and grants, The purpose of this workshop will be to assist small businesses in getting their taxes in order and presenting the right paperwork for funding and financial support. This workshop will be presented by TBC tax specialist Ron Williford, and also features business owner David Simms of Eatible Delights, who learned he was not managing taxes well, and then reaped the benefits of consulting with a tax preparer.

WHERE: Completely online!

WHEN: Thursday, April 8, 2021 

TIME: 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET

COST: Free!

Recording of the webinar coming soon.

TBC Social Media course supporters


Fireside Chat with Monique Greenwood

Fireside Chat with Monique Greenwood discussing “Having What Matters”: Professionally, Spiritually & Financially as a Black, Woman Business Owner

In honor of Women’s History Month, TBC is holding a fireside chat with Monique Greenwood of Akwaaba Philadelphia Bed and Breakfast (first Black-owned in the city). She will discuss having what matters professionally, spiritually, and financially as a Black-woman-owned business. The first 25 businesses to register will receive an Echo from State Farm Insurance.

WHERE: Completely online!

WHEN: Thursday, April 1st, 2021

TIME: 1:00 – 2:00 pm ET


Click Here for More Information and to Register. 

TBC Social Media course supporters


Tune in on Wednesday, December 23rd where Pamela Rich-Wheeler – our Executive Director at The Business Center, had an interview Team Talk, hosted by Milton Corsey and Mark Iorio at The topic at hand was cultural diversity and small business. Watch or listen in on the stream, Wednesday 23rd, 2020 at 10:00 pm, where Pamela talks about how to create a more inclusive entrepreneurship environment, some challenges small businesses alike may face during these trying times with COVID-19, and thoughts on what needs to be done in order for a more inclusive environment to be achieved. Click here to tune in.

Also, tune in this Saturday as well with G-town Radio at 1:00 pm. Pamela and TBC board member and CEO of Prospect Productions, John Kahler will be on Vanessa’s Money Hour hosted by Vanessa Lowe, discussing the upcoming Social Media Course and how to resolve small business issues during this time. Click here to tune in.

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