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Thursday, June 20 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
(1420 Washington Blvd - 2nd Floor) The Time Has Come To Disrupt Traditional Capital

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There are countless benefits to the region when entrepreneurs of color, immigrants and women are able to access capital and support — the more thoughtful action we take here, the better. They should have the chance to partner with mentors and coaches, navigate — and trust — funding systems not originally built for them, and submit proposals to non-biased lenders and investors. It's time to think beyond traditional CDFIs, banks and  VC's In order to truly move the needle and build a system that supports all entrepreneurs, we must offer creative solutions and leverage successes earlier in the continuum, and acknowledge all sources of funding.

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April Boyle

Founder and Director, Build Institute
April Jones Boyle, Founder and Executive Director Build InstituteApril was a start-up team member of D:hive, where she was Director of Small Business Initiatives and helped launch the Build program. She is also the co-creator of a number of small-scale ventures including the awa... Read More →

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