Minority and Immigrant Entrepreneurs Encouraged to Start Small Businesses to Boost Region’s Economic Growth

April 9, 2012
GLOBALPITTSBURGH NEWS

More than 200 minority and immigrant entrepreneurs and their supporters were encouraged to boost the region’s economy by starting and growing their own small businesses at a half-day workshop sponsored by Pittsburgh-based CEED and several other groups and agencies on Friday, March 30, 2012.

“Encouraging small business creation, especially in historically disadvantaged communities, isn’t just important for the people living in those communities, it’s essential,