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A Moment with our EDTP Graduate-Vanessa Jenkins

Posted on 11/27/2019 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Vanessa Jenkins is the owner and CEO of Sew Perfect by Vanessa, LLC. She is also a graduate of LAEDA’s Entrepreneurial Development Training Program. We had a chance to sit down with Vanessa Jenkins to ask about her experience with entrepreneurship and LAEDA's training program.

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5 Resources for Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

Posted on 11/8/2019 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Jamila Powell, Program Manager of the LAEDA Women's Business Center, shares 5 valuable resources for veterans, service-members, and their families who want to start or grow a small business.

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LAEDA Celebrates its 2019 Graduates with a Night of Celebration and Networking

Posted on 11/4/2019 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- A favorite tradition amongst staff, every October LAEDA takes the time to acknowledge its community of entrepreneurs and small business owners with an annual graduation ceremony for its cornerstone nine-week trainings, the Entrepreneurial Development Training Program (EDTP) and the Women’s Business Academy. Held on Thursday, October 24th at Camden’s Salvation Army Kroc Center, the event featured 31 newly minted graduates from the Fall 2018, Winter 2019, and Spring 2019 cohorts.

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