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2021 Virtual CDFI Day at the Capitol – Wednesday, April 7 Review

March 5, 2021

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2020 CDFI Day at the Capitol Review (Photos and Presentation)

March 11, 2020

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Invest In Wisconsin 2018 Year in Review

February 13, 2019

Check out our 2018 Year in Review video!

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WWBIC Expanding, opening new business center in Northeast Wisconsin

May 18, 2018

WWBIC will continue to work with partners in this region and across the state to successfully serve under supported individuals. WWBIC partners include: SBA resource partners, the Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) and SCORE in addition to local educational institutions, chambers of commerce and economic and community development organizations.

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FCI’s April Game Changer Grant Goes to Safe & Sound

April 22, 2018

The $3,000 Game Changer grant will go towards enhancing awareness of these workshops and setting the stage for more Face to Face sessions to take place! Congratulations Safe & Sound!

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WWBIC Expanding and opening a new business center in Northeast Wisconsin

April 11, 2018

Established 1979, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership (OWBO) has supported women’s business ownership in our nation’s economy especially providing support those who have been historically under-served or excluded.

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Poverty simulation will be held in Point

April 11, 2018

As many as 80 simulation participants will be assigned roles in family units and receive background information on their assigned family’s income and expenses. During the simulation, participants will interact with community resources stationed around the room to find or maintain employment, buy groceries, seek social services, and pay bills. CAP’s professional staff will lead the experience and facilitate a debriefing period in which participants can share their insights about what they have learned. The simulation is free and open to the public, though advanced registration is required. Registration is open through November 13 or until full. To register visit portagecountybiz.com/povsim. For more information about poverty simulations, including information about how to sponsor one, visit capservices.org/povsim or contact Olson at 715-343-7165 or eolson@capmail.org.

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PeroDigm Design Studio is "Small Business Award Finalist"

April 11, 2018

What’s in store for the future? Rob is working to make Perodigm the leader in telling stories. Not just any stories, stories that allow customers to connect with businesses. Using the famous Native American proverb as guidance, “Tell me a fact and I’ll learn. Tell me a truth, and I’ll believe. But tell me a story, and it will live in my heart forever” Perodigm works closely with each client to capture the essence of the business and not just the products, services, features, and benefits. Rob continues, “telling stories is the oldest form of communication and the only communication that transcends cultures, languages, and age. There are businesses currently sharing Native stories, but the real opportunity lies in the peer-to-peer stories that have yet to be told. My goal is to help provide a voice for cultural and economic growth in the Native American community.”

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