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Finance Your Small Business to Success | Upcoming Events & District News

Finance Your Small Business to Success

Please join East West Bank and the Greater Sharpstown Management District (GSMD) for this informational workshop.

Finance Your Small Business to Success

Speakers:

Executive Director of GSMD
David Hawes

East West Bank
Paul Cheong
FVP & Senior Relationship Manager

Richard Spicer
VP & Foreign Exchange Advisor

Michael Lai
VP & Private Wealth Manager

SBA Program Presentation
Manuel Gonzalez
District Director, Houston SBA District Office

Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: East West Bank - Community Center
9600 Bellaire Blvd., Suite 201
Houston, Texas 77036 (map)

RSVP: Paul Cheong
(713) 414-3578
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Seating is limited.

Event Flyer:
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Energy Assistance & Electric Choice
Community Forum

Join Representative Gene Wu, Neighborhood Centers Inc., The Greater Sharpstown District, and the local energy providers for an informative evening about choices in electric providers, tips on saving energy, and assistance programs that help with summer electricity costs.

Finance Your Small Business to Success

Date: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Time: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Baker-Ripley Neighborhood Center
6500 Rookin Street
Houston, Texas 77074 (map)

Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 713-271-3900

Event Flyer:
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2014 Liftoff Houston Business Plan Competition

2014 Liftoff Houston Business Plan Competition

Enter for a chance to win $10,000!
2014 Liftoff Houston Business Plan Competition

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur? Do you have a business idea that could change the world?

Liftoff Houston is the City of Houston's business plan competition which provides startup companies and aspiring entrepreneurs an opportunity to participate in workshops and mentoring, that will ultimately lead them to create an effective business plan. Houstonians that participate in this competition will have an opportunity to pitch their business plan at our pitch event for a chance to win a $10,000 cash prize along with great in-kind prizes to start their business!

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Build a Better Bus System

The City of Houston and METRO Invite You to Build a Better Bus System.

2014 Liftoff Houston Business Plan Competition

METRO is hosting several public meetings at City of Houston Multi-Service Centers on the agency's draft five-year transit plan.

The meetings are "open house" in format and will provide a brief overview of the System Reimagining project and the major changes proposed under the plan. Several stations will be set up at which visitors will be able to learn and discuss aspects of the redesigned system, and to share their comments.

Meeting Schedule

Submit Your Comments Online

Draft Reimagined Network Plan


Plant It Forward Farm Stands Now Open in Your Neighborhood

2014 Liftoff Houston Business Plan Competition

www.plant-it-forward.org


ECHOS Shred and Recycle Day

Time to clean out your files now that your taxes are done
ECHOS offers on site shredding of your sensitive documents

Minimum donation $10

ECHOS will also accept your electronic items for recycle including printers, computers, monitors and phones of all types.

ECHOS Shred Day

Date: Saturday, July 12, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: ECHOS Houston
9600 S Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77071 (map)

www.echos-houston.org