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March 1, 2021
After leaving prison with a new mindset, Jermaine Branner opened his dream gym with the help of CEED Lending, and continues to support the Pontiac community in various ways.
Women's History Month
March 1, 2021
Women's History Month is a celebration of women's contributions to history, culture, and society. This March, WE honor the courageous Woman Trailblazers and Pioneers that forged the path to empower women.
Citizens Black History Month Challenge
February 18, 2021
In this highly interactive, virtual program, WBENC partners with EOS Worldwide (the Entrepreneurial Operating System®) Professional and Certified EOS Implementers® to help WBEs achieve TRACTION in your business through self-implementing the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) described in the book Traction: Get a Grip on Your Business by Gino Wickman.
Lisa Vuolo, Julie Mettie and Shelly Hyland
February 15, 2021
Top five ways to live heart-healthy. Because on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at the age of 53, I suffered a mild heart attack.
Sweet Thoughts
February 11, 2021
Sweet Thoughts was founded by Award-Winning Chocolatier Lesa Walker. She is known for her visually striking hand painted chocolate art pieces.. Lesa combines her background In Fine Arts and Baking with her love for chocolate and passion to execute beautiful edible art. Help us support this WBE.
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February 11, 2021
Overview: • #MIWomen: Your Heart is Your Business - Don't Skip a Beat • Comcast Offering 100 Grants • Black History Month Challenge • Michelle Richards: Why Get Certified Women-Owned? • Courageous Conversations is on February 23 • execWE: The Power of WE
execWE | The Power of WE
February 11, 2021
WBEs will engage in virtual breakout sessions to provide them with tools, resources, and direction as business leaders to further develop a positive cultural environment and further engage in courageous conversations surrounding inclusion, equity, and social justice. ​