Signups due by Friday
for ‘Mining the Gold’

MARCY — The Mohawk Valley Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council Partners presents "Mining the Gold, Finance Incentives Available to Small Businesses," from 9-11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 15, at SUNYIT’s Student Center.

To register, contact the chamber at 724-3151, extension 227, e-mail info@mvchamber.org or mail a reservation to Mohawk Valley Chamber of Commerce, 200 Genesee St., Utica, NY 13502. Reservations and payment are requested by Friday.

That day registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The cost to attend is $20 or $10 for chamber members, and includes continental breakfast.

The seminar will inform attendees about the variety of funding programs that are targeted to small businesses in the Mohawk Valley. Government representatives and economic development professionals from U.S. Small Business Administration, Empire State Development, NY Business Development Corporation, Mohawk Valley EDGE, MV Economic Development District and City of Utica will each conduct presentations. Representatives from Small Businesses Development Center and Senior Corp of Retired Executives will be available to assist attendees with planning and preparation to access these programs.