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PVD Self Employment Program - CWE RI - August 6 (12 sessions)

The Office of Economic Opportunity, in partnership with the Center for Women & Enterprise and the Division of Community Development, presents the PVD Self Employment Program for currently unemployed and under-employed Providence residents interested in starting their own businesses.  The program will provide training and educational opportunities including financial literacy, practical business skills  and information on how to access the capital required to start & grow small businesses. This is a 12 session program that will meet 4 times per week, for 3 weeks. 

When: Monday, August 6 - Friday, August 24th  5:30pm - 9:00pm   

Where: CWE Rhode Island  132 George M. Cohan Blvd. Providence RI 02903

Fee:  Free to Providence Residents that qualify 

    To learn more and apply online, please visit