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Federal Microenterprise Policy Expansion Project

Prosperity Now

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $75,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2012–December 31, 2012
  • Location Washington, DC, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

The Corporation for Enterprise Development will provide technical assistance and work in partnership with Small Business Administration officials and program officers to ensure that low-income business owners, including new entrepreneurs, have access to training and financing. It will work with the Small Business Administration to enhance various programs’ capacity to reach low-income business owners and new entrepreneurs in meaningful ways. It will educate legislators on microenterprise development services and the value of investing federal funding to support microentrepreneurs.