Micro-business Events in California

  • CAMEO Member Event

    September 3, 2015 - Raising the Right Capital - Webinar/LIVE Q&A - Sept 3 - Oakland

    Cutting Edge Capital helps businesses and nonprofits raise capital — legally, cost-effectively, and in alignment with their goals and values. Cutting Edge doesn’t believe in a “one size fits all” capital raising solution. Its experience, legal knowledge, and passion help businesses and nonprofits with innovative and successful capital raising strategies while keeping control and staying mission-aligned.

    Get up to speed on today’s cutting-edge strategies for raising “mission-friendly capital” – investment crowdfunding (a.k.a. “Direct Public Offerings”), private offerings (Reg D, Rule 506c), and Reg A. Attend CEC’s webinar/LIVE Q&A with CEC’s senior management team: Kim Arnone, Brian Beckon, and John Katovich.

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    September 24, 2015 - 2015 Microbusiness Learning Conference - Atlanta, GA

    CAMEO is very pleased to sponsor seven CAMEO members for AEO’s 2015 Microbusiness Learning Conference, September 24-25 in Atlanta, Georgia. To apply for the scholarship, provide the following information in a one-page document and mail your complete application to Shufina English:

    *Title: AEO Leadership Conference, Atlanta
    *Applicant’s name, position, organization, and contact information.
    *How do you think this training will help you better serve your clients and/or your office team?
    *What specifically do you hope to gain from this training? Why?
    *What is your organization’s mission statement?
    *Provide a paragraph about your organization.
    *Provide a short description of your duties within your organization.
    *What is your Micro Enterprise training experience?
    *What is your microlending experience?

    The learning conference will continue the work we did at the leadership conference in May. The conference is designed for front-line microbusiness professionals, and will focus on training, professional development and capacity building. The agenda is starting to take shape.


    Make your hotel room reservation at the AEO group rate of $119 per night (expires September 2, 2015) at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Airport.

    Delta Airlines is offering AEO attendees discounts on flights. Reservations and ticketing are available via Select “Book Your Flight” and this will bring you to the “Book A Flight” page. Enter the meeting code NMLXB in the box provided. Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting reservations at 800-328- 1111, Mon-Fri 7am-7pm CDT.

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    October 1, 2015 - Kiva City San Francisco Launch - San Francisco, CA

    Please save the date to celebrate the launch of Kiva City San Francisco!

    Come celebrate Kiva’s community of local small businesses and their planned expansion in San Francisco. Special guest speakers and generous sponsors will be announced soon.

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  • CAMEO Member Event

    October 3, 2015 - Opportunity Fund Fall Fete - Woodside, CA

    Save-the-date for An Evening to Close the Gap
    – Cocktail Reception and Celebration Dinner –

    Tickets on sale in August
    + $150 in advance
    + $195 at the door
    includes entry, cocktails, dinner and dessert

    Host your friends and colleagues for an incredible evening and an important cause. Email for more info and benefits.

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  • CAMEO Member Event

    October 7, 2015 - Small Business - BIG IMPACT - San Francisco

    Please join Renaissance for our annual fundraising benefit and awards ceremony as we celebrate 31 years of Creating True Economic Opportunity for lower-income Bay Area women and men.

    We will honor outstanding Renaissance Graduates with our Entrepreneur of the Year and Angela Cain Memorial Awards, and feature Renaissance businesses in a fabulous Pop Up Café and Marketplace.

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  • CAMEO Member Event

    October 15, 2015 - Urban Solutions: Toast the Neighborhood - San Francisco, CA

    Urban Solutions presents the fifth annual San Francisco Neighborhood Business Awards, honoring local businesses from the City’s unique and diverse communities. Join them for dinner, entertainment, and the awards ceremony at the fabulous Hotel Monaco’s newly renovated event space. Purchase tickets here.

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    November 3, 2015 - 2015 Platforms for Prosperity Summit - VA

    The 2015 Platforms for Prosperity Summit: Growing a Financially Secure Workforce, presented with support from JPMorgan Chase, will focus on strengthening the capacity of employers, workforce development agencies, microenterprise development organizations and others to help workers move toward real financial stability and security. There are several powerful opportunities throughout the employment lifecycle to engage individuals in taking financial actions. One of the most promising strategies is to integrate financial information, products and tools directly into workforce programs and workplace environments. This will be a major focus of the Summit.

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