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Expand Your Business with SBA Loans!

It's been a record-setting year for small businesses!  So if you're starting or expanding your business, check out how SBA's loan programs can help...

 

What is an SBA loan?

Keep in mind – while SBA doesn’t make direct loans to entrepreneurs to start or grow a business, it does provide a guarantee to banks and lenders for the money they lend to small businesses owners.

I'd Like To Start A Nonprofit Organization, But Don't Know All Of The Steps Involved. Where Can I Find Help Getting It Up And Running?

The library's Research Center has a wealth of information on starting and operating nonprofits. If you go to our Research & Learn tab on the home page, you'll find a link for the Nonprofit Resource Center in the Research by Subject column.

Join the (written) World of Connection

If you have ever received a letter in the mail or a nice holiday greeting you know how nice it feels.

To many people it could be an intimidating prospect to write a letter, send a greeting card or address an envelope. Tutors, this might be a good thing to go over with your adult learner and offer your assistance. The winter holiday season provides the perfect setting to connect with people far (or near) through written communication.

It’s always a good time to write to someone and it does not need to be complicated. To whom will you write?

Off the Radar by Cindy Hulsey

I spend a lot of time around books. I read numerous reviews, pay attention to the buzz about new titles, and talk incessantly with my friends about what we’re reading. In spite of that, I sometimes miss a wonderful author, wondering after his or her books have come to my attention how in the world that happened. Of course, I guess there is an upside to this; once you discover someone who already has a body of work, you have a treasure trove of titles to explore, whereas discovering an author with the first novel means you have a wait for the next one.

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