For Immediate Release

Contact: Sharron Donnahoe @ 627 4512

Date: March 30, 2007

HCC Hosts SBA for Lending Workshop

The Small Business Center at Haywood Community College will offer a free seminar on “Small Business Loans: The Basics” on Tuesday, April 10, from 6-8 p.m. at the Regional High Technology Center. Find out what it takes to produce a bankable loan proposal. Find out what financial assistance is available through the U.S. Small Business Administration. Learn about the Five Cs of Credit, and how a lender views these elements of a business credit application. Discover the importance of business plans and financials and how they fit into a lender’s credit decision-making process. Mike Arriola, Regional SBA representative, will be the presenter. To preregister, call the Small Business Center at 627 4512.