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Last Updated: April 19, 2024

FDIC Hosts Webinar Supporting Small Business Development Centers in Michigan

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is hosting a webinar focusing on the role that Small Business Development Centers serve. During National Small Business Week, this event will promote the work of Michigan’s Small Business Development Centers and spotlight programs effectively helping small businesses. This will be an opportunity to hear about the efficacy of local programs, identify ways to assist businesses owned by black and brown people, and identify collaborative opportunities that support business owners seeking to launch, grow, and finance their capital needs in Michigan.


  • Laketa L. Henderson, District Director, Michigan District Office, US Small Business Administration
  • J.D. Collins, Executive Director, Michigan Small Business Development Center
  • Eric Louden, Community Affairs Specialist, FDIC


Thursday, May 2, 2024 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET 


Webinar, MS Teams, registration information below.

Who should attend:

Financial institutions, local government, and community-based organizations interested in improving access to capital and technical support for small businesses owned by black and brown people in Michigan

Registration Information:

To register online, click REGISTER and fill out the needed information. You will receive a confirmation email once completed.


Contact Information:

If you have any questions about the event, please email Eric Louden at

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