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EMDC and SBA to Hold Open Forum For Small Businesses

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Bangor—Small business owners looking to know more about how the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) can help them will be able to get answers on February 25 from 8:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at EMDC’s Harlow Street office in Bangor. EMDC and the SBA are hosting an open forum that provides an opportunity for small business owners to talk directly with the SBA and to find out what programs and services are available from the SBA .

The U.S. Small Business Administration helps businesses start, grow and expand through loan guarantees, access to the federal contracting marketplace, export finance and disaster assistance. The agency also provides FREE technical assistance through its network of resource partners at the local, municipal, state and federal levels.

Additional forums are planned for April 1, May 6 and June 10.

Registration is recommended. Visit or call 207-942-6389 to register.

Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is a private, non-profit organization established in 1967. The organization thrives on supporting the region’s businesses and communities.

EMDC has locations throughout the state to support a variety of programs that contribute to Maine’s economic prosperity. EMDC can be reached by calling 207.942.6389 and on the web at