Economic Development Projects

Waterfront Corporation Plans to Work with Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses

Date: 
August 3, 2011

The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation has plans to spend about 25 to 30 percent of its discretionary budget working with women- and minority-owned businesses.

That money -- about $1.05 million -- will supports goods and services from those businesses this fiscal year.

Author: 
Shannon McDonald
Source: 
Newsworks.org

West Philly Tool Library

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4620 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
United States
215-901-7919
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4620 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
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Interim Director

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1207 Chestnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-1825
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1207 Chestnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Mr.
Carlos
Jones
Marketing and Project Manager
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