Rep. Dan Newhouse is hosting a Small Business Expo on Thursday September 5th in Yakima for everyone who owns or aspires to own a small business in central Washington.

The Congressman said, "Small businesses are the backbone of the American economy, and Central Washington is lucky to have an abundance of resources to offer to entrepreneurs and small business owners. I am bringing together organizations from around the region and across the state to share their knowledge to help you expand and grow your business, start on a new endeavor, and secure government contracts."

Date: Thursday, September 5, 2019
Time: 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Location: Yakima Convention Center, 10 North 8th Street, Yakima, WA

The Small Business Expo is open to all constituents in the 4th Congressional District. Attendees are encouraged to sign up early here. Pre-registration is not required, but it will help speed up check in on the day of the event. 

Organizations interested in participating in the Expo should contact Vicki Holleman-Perez in Newhouse's Yakima office at (509) 452-3243.

Rep Dan Newhouse
Rep Dan Newhouse

Here is an impressive list of participating organizations and resources:

Heritage University - Workforce Program/Heritage@Work
Impact Washington
Pahto Public Passage
South Central Workforce Council
Southeast Washington PTAC
The Entrepreneur's Source
U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development
U.S. Department of Energy Office of River Protection
U.S. Small Business Administration
Washington Department of Labor & Industries
Washington Division of Child Support
Washington River Protection Solutions
Washington Department of Revenue
WorkSource Veterans Program ESD/DOL VETS
Yakima County Development Association

This is an excellent opportunity for professionals to learn, network, and build relationships with other business owners large and small.

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