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SBDC hosts teen entrepreneurship event

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of North Florida is hosting its 6th annual Teen Entrepreneurship Conference—It’s HER Business, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on March 4, at the University Center. One hundred high school girls are expected to attend.

The one-day conference encourages financial literacy and helps girls learn about starting businesses and managing personal finances throughinteractive games and hands-on activities. More than 30 successful local women business owners and professionals will participate as conference mentors and guide the girls through various activities throughout the day.

For more information, go to www.sbdc.unf.edu or call Marice Hague at (904) 620-1071.

This year’s conference is made possible through the support of the SBDC at UNF, The Jacksonville Commitment at UNF, Junior Achievement, Women Business Owners of North Florida, and The Professional Women’s Council of Jacksonville.


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