This week Philadelphia will celebrate small businesses across the city. Small businesses have a significant impact on Philadelphia’s economy and deserve much recognition for their contribution. PIDC is committed to the growth of small businesses in every neighborhood in Philadelphia and in the last 5 years, PIDC has invested more than $117M in small business growth in Philadelphia. Review our small business lending report for more details.
Our partner, The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia is joining with Comcast Business to present Small Business Week 2017. This week-long campaign highlights our region’s commitment to small and growth-oriented businesses featuring educational programs and networking opportunities for our region’s small businesses and entrepreneurs. Find program information about The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia programs visit Small Business Week.
The Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is also hosting a few events throughout the week. These events are structured for members and non-members, depending on the event. Member Orientation on Tuesday May 23rd and Elevator Pitch Master Class on Friday May 26th at 8:30-10:30AM. Please visit philahispanicchamber.org/events to register for these opportunities to move your business to the next level.
You can always register for PIDC’s free Business Builder Workshops to build skills and make connections to grow your business at PIDCphila.com/events.