Start-up businesses invited to free workshop June 27

Owners of existing businesses as well as people interested in starting their own business are being invited to a free workshop to discuss the opportunities and challenges involved.

The free business financing workshop will be held at 6 p.m. June 27 at 501 Braddock Ave., Braddock. It’s being sponsored by Dollar Bank and Mon Valley Initiative.

Topics to be covered will include:

  • Types of small business loans
  • Successful loan application strategies
  • Personal credit requirements
  • Public and non-profit lending resources
  • Business planning assistance

Reservations are suggested so that organizers know how many people will be attending.

To register, please call Stephanie Eson at Mon Valley Initiative at (412) 464-4000, extension 4024, or email seson@monvalleyinitiative.com.