A free weekly program on starting a small business will be offered by the Daemen College Center for Sustainable Communities and Civic Engagement starting March 17. It's slated for 6 to 8 p.m. in the Matt Urban Hope Center, 385 Paderewski Drive.
The first session will cover types of businesses, developing a business plan, legal issues, bookkeeping and financing, and marketing a business. Sessions will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through April 28.
At the conclusion of the program, mentors will be available to advise participants on getting their businesses off the ground.
Registration is required to attend. Contact Dr. Sharon Benz, assistant director of CSCCE, at [email protected] or call 716-839-8524.