National America’s SBDC(Small Business Development Center) Day

LaGuardia SBDC INVITES YOU to JOIN US! National SBDC Day will unite the nearly 1,000 SBDC centers across the country and the hundreds of thousands of clients they serve by sharing, in real time, the success stories and notable impact SBDCs collectively have on the small business community at large. To celebrate the day, on March 21st, The LaGuardia SBDC […]


Winter Storm Warning

Are You Prepared? Hazardous Travel Advisory and Winter Storm Warning for NYC The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for New York City in effect from 10 p.m. Tuesday through 4 a.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018. According to the National Weather Service, a nor’easter is expected to bring a wintry mix of rain and snow late Tuesday, before […]


How can You Scale Up Small Business?

Please join the Center for an Urban Future for a policy symposium on: Scaling Up Small Businesses In Queens Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 8:00am – 10:30am @LaGuardia Community College The Little Theater 31-10 Thomson Avenue Long Island City, Queens Confirmed speakers include: Gloria Abreu, Founder, Family United Home Care Gregg Bishop, Commissioner, NYC Department of Small Business Services Janice Fredericks, CEO & […]

the Alternative Lenders

Meet the Alternative Lenders 9.14.2017

Looking to fund your small business? Meet the Lenders is an event to introduce you to over 10 lenders – traditional and alternative. The event’s focus is assisting small businesses – existing and start-up, alike – to identify financing solutions. It will provide a forum for businesses to present their financing needs to area lenders. Lenders will briefly meet with […]


Traveling this Holiday Season? Don’t Forget Insurance!

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce invites you to join our Financial Empowerment Academy, a series of free workshops led by financial experts on business issues and entrepreneurship. Our next lunchtime workshop on Wednesday, December 7, 12:30-1:30pm, will focus on health insurance issues for small businesses and travelers. Refreshments served. Limited seating. Please RSVP @ http://financialempowermentacademy.eventbrite.com/. For additional information or […]


New Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce Aims to Unify Businesses

Downtown Flushing bristles with businesses. Yet for all its economic activity, the area doesn’t have a Chamber of Commerce to advocate for the businesses’ needs in government. But that’s about to change. John Choe is the executive director for the new Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. The organization is being put together and Choe plans on having a launch party for […]