Credit Ready NYC
On March 7th, at Manhattan Community College, there will be a Women's Small Business credit fair. As March is recognized as Womens History month and the month that the initiative out of Christine Quinn's office is taking place. The fair is being conducted for women owned businesses, entrepreneurs, start-ups and businesses where women have a partnership stake.
At the fair there will be banks, alternative lenders and non-profit organizations to offer loans and financial services. The City Council is trying to make a change for small business owners particularly women in NYC and this is a step n the right direction.
Events like these and organizations like the Women's Initiative will help make a longer term impact on the economies of many areas in the city.