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Small Business Development Center Launches at Queens College
(By our staff reporter) New York: A Small Business Development Center (SBDC) was recently launched at Queens College. Center was launched by Queens College and LaGuardia Community College jointly, with a press conference and ribbon-cutting ceremony. Made possible with support from U.S. Congresswoman Grace Meng (D-Queens), the center will serve immigrant entrepreneurs and other underrepresented populations in Flushing, Queens. Services will initially be offered in English and Mandarin. It is the third SBDC in the borough of Queens, and the ninth in New York City.Seen in picture: From left to right, Queens College Dean of Arts and Humanities Michael Wolfe, The Honorable Congresswoman Grace Meng (D-Queens), CUNY Chancellor and Queens College President Félix V. Matos Rodríguez; LaGuardia Community College President Gail O. Mellow, and Director of the LaGuardia Community College SBDC Rosa Figueroa, who will initially oversee the Queens College office.
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