First City Heights Business Expo to be held on June 29
SAN DIEGO ( KUSI ) – The City Heights Community Development Corp. (CDC) will hosts its first-ever City Heights Business Expo on Saturday, June 29 to highlight small businesses and micro-enterprises that have received technical and financial assistance from local nonprofits in order to start up, grow and thrive in this unique mid-city neighborhood.
The project is supported by the City Heights Economic Development Collaborative (CHEDC), comprised of long-time advocates of economic growth in the area, including the El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association, the Fair @44 and the City of San Diego.
Representatives from each participating organization will be available to offer hands-on technical support to aspiring new business owners as well as those looking to expand their established businesses.
Micro-business lender Accion San Diego will also be on site to provide information about financing options. All resources are being offered free of charge. The community event will include VIP guest speakers, informational booths, informational booths, and a variety of local food and product vendors, multi-cultural dance and music performers.