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A Moment with our WBA Graduate- Janaina Carr

Posted on 3/25/2021 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Janaina Carr is the owner of Jay Carr Custom Designs and Tailoring, LLC, which offers professional, custom made clothing for women and men and ready made clothes for women and clothing alterations for women, men and children. She is also a graduate of LAEDA’s Women's Business Academy (WBA). We had a chance to sit down with Janaina Carr to ask about her experience with entrepreneurship and LAEDA's training program.

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Minding My Own Business: COVID-19 Resources for Your Business

Posted on 3/25/2021 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- On Tuesday, March 23, 2021 LAEDA WBC along with the Southern NJ chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. hosted a resourceful event for COVID-19 resources for small businesses. The event titled, “Minding My Own Business: COVID-19 Resources for Your Business,” brought together people from different groups, different business industries and in different stages of their entrepreneurial journey for a discussion filled with information and resources to help entrepreneurs facing the everyday challenges of COVID-19 pandemic. The goal of this workshop, sponsored by Wells Fargo, was to assist business owners with finding COVID-19 resources. Whether it’s the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Loan forgiveness or the upcoming Shuttered Venues Operators Grant (SVOG) the workshop offered more information about ways to manage business risk and crisis.

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