Business/Financial Assistance

Cooking Up Success with The Center for Culinary Enterprises

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May 28, 2015
Want to learn what's the recipe for success? Come join local culinary professionals at the Center for Culinary Enterprises in The Enterprise Center on Tuesday, May 28, 2015. The submission deadline is Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

The Enterprise Center will host the Cooking Up Success culinary competition on Tuesday, May 28th at the Center for Culinary Enterprises. Local culinary professionals will select top finalists in three different categories including Innovative Food Creation, Emerging Food Business and Innovative Collaboration. Friends, family and guests will then vote on these finalists as they present their "Philly Made" dishes. The winner of the contest will be awarded $50,000 dollars.

Entrepreneur Works Presents Taste of Success 2015

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April 20, 2015
Join Entrepreneur Works Monday, April 20th for their 13th Annual Taste of Success Event. This year's theme is What's Your Secret Sauce?

On Monday, April 20, 2015 from 6pm-8pm, Entrepreneur Works will host their 13th Annual Taste of Success event at the International House Philadelphia. Taste of Success, an annual cook-off/bake-off, networking event and cocktail party, is the perfect opportunity to connect with other entrepreneurs. This year's theme, What's Your Secret Sauce, looks at the ingredients an entrepreneur needs to be successful. Attendees will be able to sample the contestant's creations and choose winners for the People's Choice and Most Innovative awards.

GPCC Roadmap for Growth: Business Attraction and Innovation

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March 4, 2015
Join us Wednesday, March 4th for a conversation about business attraction and innovation development in Philadelphia.

On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 8AM-10AM, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce will be having an innovative discussion about business attraction development in Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Ballhawks Fundraiser

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March 1, 2015
Price: 
$10.00
Bring in March Madness by joining the Philadelphia Ballhawks at their very first fundraiser for 2015.

On Sunday, March 1, 2015 from 4pm-9pm, the Philadelphia Ballhawks will be hosting their first fundraiser for 2015. This exciting event will be held at the 22nd Street Cafe, owned by Big 5 legend, Lionel Simmons. The entrance fee is $10.00. payable at the door. Tickets will be issued on a first come, first serve basis, so get there early. We hope to see you there!

Meet the Funders Panel Discussion: The Nonprofit Center of Lasalle University's School of Business

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January 23, 2015
An all-star panel of grantmakers with a diverse array of funders, including Barra Foundation, Lenfest Foundation, and Samuel S. Fels Fund and many more.

On Thursday, January 23, 2015 from 8:30am-10:30am, The Nonprofit Center Of Lasalle University's School of Business will hold a "Meet the Funders" Panel Discussion. Attend to hear directly from top local funders about what makes a successful request. Get tips, learn trends, concentrate your energies in the right placees and share your business card. You will hear information you won't hear anyplace else. You get direct word on what funders are thinking and what they're looking for. You get answers to all your questions.

How to Plan a Successful Fundraising Event: Part 2

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December 5, 2014
Our October session SOLD OUT! Don't miss this one!

On Friday, December 5, 2014, Coalition U will present How to Plan a Successful Fundraising Event: Part 2 from 10am-12pm. If you weren't able to attend our premier event this past October, this is your opportunity to join UAC and its panel of nonprofit event planning and fundraising experts to learn how to create, plan and execute a successful fundraiser for your organization.

Having a signature fundraising event can gross your organization significant revenue, if executed properly! Our panel of experts will discuss the following topics:

African American Chamber of Commerce

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October 24, 2014

On Friday, October 24th from 8am-10am, the African American Chamber of Commerce of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware will host AACCESS. AACCESS is a monthly breakfast that connects small businesses to large opportunities. Attendees will have the chance to learn from a presenter, this month Sugar House Casino, what they look for in a supplier and can immediately put their knowledge to work preparing their business for contract opportunities. Past presenters at this event include Wells Fargo, Verizon and the University of Pennsylvania.