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Miami Dade College to Host Information Sessions on Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Free Grant program for Small Business in Miami


Miami, October 30, 2013 - Small businesses will soon learn how they can participate in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses “10KSB” grant programrecently launched in partnership with Miami Dade College (MDC).The college received a five-year grant from Goldman Sachs to run and support this free grant program in Miami and is holding several upcoming information sessions at various campuses. 

The grant program, launched in September, is a multi-city program aimed at helping small business owners in target locations create jobs and strengthen the local economy. The free sessions will provide details on all aspects of the 10KSB program including the benefits, the criteria, how to apply, deadlines and what to expect.

The information sessions will be held:

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, 10 a.m.
MDC Kendall Campus
11011 SW 104 St., (Room R-402)

Friday, Nov.  8, 2013, 10:30 a.m.
MDC Hialeah Campus
1780 W. 49 St. (Rooms 1119-1120)

For more information about the 10KSB program, call 305-237-0305 or visit

Media-only contacts:
Juan Mendieta, 305-237-7611,, MDC communications director
Tere Estorino Florin, 305-237-3949,, MDC media relations director
Kai Hill, 305-237-3359,, media specialist
Sue Arrowsmith, 305-237-3710,, media specialist
Roxana Romero, 305-237-3366,, media specialist
Alejandro Rios, 305-237-7482,

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