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Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshop, Saturday, July 29, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This free all day workshop will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

    • Money Management
      Tracking Expenses, Spending Plans, Goal Setting, Basic Banking
    • Understanding Credit
      Establishing, Regaining, Maintaining Good Credit
    • The Home Buying Process (Part 1)
      Finding a Home, Understanding Affordability, Qualifying for a Mortgage
    • The Home Buying Process (Part 2)
      Learn About the Types of Loans and Down Payment Assistance Programs

Doing Business Online, Wednesday, July 26, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Join us for this free small business seminar and learn the legal aspects of doing business online.

Start Your Empire!, Wednesday, July 12, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Are you between the ages of 14 and 24? Do you dream of starting your own business? Join us at this youth seminar and learn what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. Listen to real startup stories from other young entrepreneurs and business experts and learn how to start and grow your very own successful business

Increase Your Ability to Obtain Port Authority of NY & NJ Contracts, Wednesday, July 12, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Is your Minority and/or Woman-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) certified with the Port Authority of NY & NJ (PANYNJ)? Learn how being certified can help grow your business!

Email Marketing for Small Businesses, Thursday, June 29, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This free seminar will teach small business owners and entrepreneurs how to harness the power of email marketing.

Home Buyer & Financial Planning Seminar, Saturday, June 17, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This free seminar will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

    • Money Management
      Setting Financial Goals, Tracking Spending Habits, Increasing Savings
    • The Importance of Good Credit
      Purpose of a Credit Report, Obtaining a Credit Report, Good vs. Bad Credit
    • The Home Buying Process
      Basic Mortgage Terms, Pre-Qualification to Closing Steps, Loan Eligibility
    • Programs for Qualified Homebuyers
      Community Assistance Programs, HomeRun, FHA, VA and Bond Loans

Doing Business with the MTA, Thursday, June 15, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Increase your ability to obtain contracts with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)!

Trademarks and Copyrights, Wednesday, May 31, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Protect your intellectual property rights! An expert panel of attorneys will discuss the basics: What are your intellectual property rights? Identify and understand intellectual property issues. What is the difference between a trademark, a copyright and a patent? What steps can you take to protect your original work (product, logo, etc.)? What should you do if someone has violated your intellectual property rights? Do you need a work-for-hire agreement?

Use Video to Improve Crowdfunding, Thursday, May 25, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Crowdfunding for business, projects and special events is a $34 billion industry that is expected to grow to over $300 billion by 2025. Using video to promote your ideas can significantly increase your chances of attracting funding.

2nd Annual Spring Career Fair, Thursday, May 18, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Over 40 Employers from the Public and Private Sectors will be represented, including Law Enforcement, Health Care, Education, Insurance, New York State and City Government, and many more. Please bring copies of your current resume! Dress Professionally – No backpacks or large bags will be allowed.

2nd Annual Spring Career Fair Registration form for employers/organizations seeking a display table, Thursday, May 18.

Cybersecurity: A Small Business Guide, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Learn how to keep you and your business safe by attending this free cyber security seminar. The following topics will be discussed: how hackers create targets, why hackers target small businesses, types of cyber-attacks to be aware of and security solutions to protect yourself.

Resume Writing Workshops, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 & Thursday, May 11, 2017, start time 10:00 AM
Our experts will help you: Use basic resume etiquette, prepare a resume that represents you, highlight your transferrable skills and write a targeted resume for specific jobs.

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshops, all workshops will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
These free workshops will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

    • Thursday, May 4, 2017 – Money Management
      Tracking Expenses, Spending Plans, Goal Setting, Basic Banking
    • Thursday, May 11, 2017, 2016 – Understanding Credit
      Establishing, Regaining, Maintaining Good Credit
    • Thursday, May 25, 2017 – The Home Buying Process (Part 1)
      Finding a Home, Understanding Affordability, Qualifying for a Mortgage
    • Thursday, June 1, 2017 – The Home Buying Process (Part 2)
      Learn about the Types of Loans and Down Payment Assistance Programs

Home Buyer & Financial Planning Seminars, all seminars will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
These free seminars will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

    • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – Money Management
      Setting Financial Goals, Tracking Spending Habits, Increasing Savings
    • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 – The Importance of Good Credit
      Purpose of a Credit Report, Obtaining a Credit Report, Good vs. Bad Credit
    • Wednesday, May 3, 2017 – The Home Buying Process
      Basic Mortgage Terms, Pre-Qualification to Closing Steps, Loan Eligibility
    • Wednesday, May 10, 2017 – Programs for Qualified Homebuyers
      Community Assistance Programs, HomeRun, FHA, VA and Bond Loans

Social Media for Small Business, Tuesday, May 2, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Find the time to run your business and be active on social media. This free seminar will help you determine which media platforms are best for you!

Understanding Contracts, Wednesday, April 19, 2017 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Do you know how to create a contract that will be good for your business? Start Small Think Big will provide a lawyer to guide you through this free seminar.

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshop, Saturday, April 8, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This free all day workshop will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

Negotiating a Commercial Lease, Thursday, April 6, 2017 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
How do you ensure your lease protects your rights? Topics covered include: negotiating a lease, understanding the terms of a lease, terms and clauses to include, calculating rent and addtional fees, your rights as a tenant and common pitfalls.

Crowdfunding a Business Loan, March 23, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This free workshop will demonstrate how crowdfunding on Kiva US can provide your small business with access to no interest loans.

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshops, all workshops will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
These free workshops will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

    • Thursday, March 9, 2017 – Money Management
      Tracking Expenses, Spending Plans, Goal Setting, Basic Banking
    • Thursday, March 16, 2017 – Understanding Credit
      Establishing, Regaining, Maintaining Good Credit
    • Thursday, March 23, 2017 – The Home Buying Process (Part 1)
      Finding a Home, Understanding Affordability, Qualifying for a Mortgage
    • Thursday, March 30, 2017 – The Home Buying Process (Part 2)
      Learn about the Types of Loans and Down Payment Assistance Programs

Harlem CDC Networking Breakfast Featuring Business Mentor NY Info Session, March 9, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Learn about Business Mentor NY, a free, innovative initiative that supports and grows small businesses by connecting owners to other successful professionals throughout New York State.

NYS MWBE Certification Made Easy, February 23, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Join us for this free workshop and learn how to become a certified New York State Minority and/or Women-Owned Business Enterprise.

Cybersecurity: A Small Business Guide, February 9, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Learn how to keep you and your business safe by attending this free cyber security seminar.

Secure Financing for your Business!, January 26, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This free seminar will highlight what qualifications are needed in order to obtain business loans up to $500,000.

How to Write a Business Plan, Thursday, January 12, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This free seminar will help small business owners and entrepreneurs understand the importance of writing a business plan.

Bradhurst Revitalization : COMMUNITY MEETING, Monday, December 12, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Provide Feedback for Public Space Improvement and Neighborhood Connectivity

Mastering the Elevator Pitch, Thursday, December 8, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
What is an elevator pitch? Do you have a pitch that will lead a potential investor, partner or customer to support your idea or business?

Building Your Team: Partners and Employees, Thursday, December 1, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Learn from a panel of entrepreneurs and an attorney how personnel decisions can affect your business.!

Small Business Crawl, Saturday, November 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Come Out to Promote and Patronize Harlem Small Businesses!

Doing Business with the MTA, Thursday, November 17, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Learn how being certified as a Minority-owned, Women-owned, and/or Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (MWDBE), or Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business (SDVOB), can help grow your business!

Increase Your Ability to Obtain Port Authority of NY & NJ Contracts, Thursday, November 3, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Is your Minority and/or Woman-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) certified with the Port Authority of NY & NJ (PANYNJ)? Learn how being certified can help grow your business!

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshop, Saturday, October 22, 2016 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This free all day workshop will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

Cybersecurity: A Small Business Guide, Thursday, October 20, 2016 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Learn how to keep you and your business safe by attending this free cyber security seminar. Learn how hackers create targets, why hackers target small businesses, types of cyber-attacks to be aware of and security solutions to protect yourself

BidLinx™: The New Government Contract Bid Matching Service, Thursday, October 6, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Attend this free seminar and learn how BidLinx™, a free service provided by Small Business Development Centers, can assist you in identifying which government contract opportunities are best suited for your small business.

Harlem Home Buying Expo, Saturday, October 1, 2016 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Learn about mortgage products for first time home buyers, grant programs, home buying trends in Harlem, available affordable properties, pre-approval requirements and much more.

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshops, all workshops will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
These free workshops will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

    • Thursday, September 15, 2016 – Money Management
      Tracking Expenses, Spending Plans, Goal Setting, Basic Banking
    • Thursday, September 22, 2016 – Understanding Credit
      Establishing, Regaining, Maintaining Good Credit
    • Thursday, September 29, 2016 – The Home Buying Process (Part 1)
      Finding a Home, Understanding Affordability, Qualifying for a Mortgage
    • Thursday, October 6, 2016 – The Home Buying Process (Part 2)
      Learn about the Types of Loans and Down Payment Assistance Programs

Trademarks and Copyrights, Thursday, September 22, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Protect your intellectual property rights!

Social Media for Small Business, Thursday, September 8, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Find the time to run your business and be active on social media. This free seminar will help you determine which media platforms are best for you!

Secure Financing for your Business! Tuesday, August 23, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 PM
This free seminar will highlight what qualifications are needed in order to obtain business loans up to $500,000

Uptown Saturday Nites in Harlem, Saturday, August 20 & Saturday, August 27 7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Soulful Live Music and Entertainment, Special Drinks and Fine Dining at Seven of Harlem's Greatest Nightclubs & Bars

Seminario en Español para Compradores de Viviendas,  Miércoles, 10 de Agosto, 2016 de 6:00 PM a 8:30 PM
Busca comprar una vivienda? Ven a este gratuito seminario y aprende a cerca de la ayuda que hay para pagar el inicial para compradores de primera vez.

Home Buyer Seminar, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
This free seminar will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.

Understanding Contracts, Wednesday, August 10, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Do you know how to create a contract that will be good for your business? Start Small Think Big will provide a lawyer to guide you through this free seminar.

Business Opportunities with the NYPD, Wednesday, July 27, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This free seminar will help small business owners and entrepreneurs learn how the New York Police Department (NYPD) can become your customer.

Harlem CDC Networking Breakfast featuring Business Mentor NY Info Session, Wednesday, July 13, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Learn about Business Mentor NY, a free, innovative initiative that supports and grows small businesses by connecting owners to other successful professionals throughout New York State.

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshop, Saturday, July 9, 2016 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This free all day workshop will help individuals understand home ownership in the broader context of financial planning.