MIZIWE BIIK: A MICRO-FINANCING PROGRAM FOR THE URBAN ABORIGINAL COMMUNITY

Date: Wednesday October 26, 2011
Time: Noon to 1:30pm
Location: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, 252 Bloor St. West, (St. George Subway Station) Room 3-104

*Free- no registration required

Presenters

Kenn Ross, Manager, will introduce the program and discuss the challenges to its operation and sustainability.

Melanie Ferris will discuss her experience as a loan recipient. Melanie is a business woman specializing in plain language communication services.  She is a past winner of Miziwe Biik's Business Woman of the Year Award.

Bring your lunch and a mug. Water, coffee, tea, and fresh-baked snacks from Lemon & Allspice will be provided. 

This event will be webcast live.  Further details at  http://socialeconomycentre.ca/speakers-series

For more information, please contact Andrea at secspeakerseries@gmail.com

Social Economy Centre
252 Bloor St. W.
Toronto,, Ontario M5S 1V6