February 6, 2006
06-021

Charles Harmon Director of University Relations, Sementha Mathews Manager of Public Information and Media Relations

Small Business Loan Conference at VSU

Valdosta State University's Small Business Development Center and the Georgia Small Business Administration (SBA) District Office are teaming up to host the SBA Community Express Loan Program Conference on Thursday, February 9, 2006, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the University Center Magnolia Room 2.

Small businesses in need of loans ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 may apply on site with no collateral required. Existing businesses should bring the last two years of both business and personal tax returns and financial statements to expedite the application process.

Admission is free and open to the public. However, pre-registration is required, as space is limited. Registration information and forms are available at www.sba.gov/ga/registration.html or by calling Tammi Brown at (404) 331-0100, ext. 605.