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Forward from Kent Sovern - Iowa Entrepreneur's Coalition - Be Your Own Boss - Join us on April 18 & 22 to Learn How to Get Started!

From: Kent S.
Sent on: Monday, April 8, 2013 2:27 PM


A message from your AARP state office.

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Want to Start or Grow a Small Business?

Dear  Iowa Entrepreneur:   


AARP and the Small Business Administration (SBA) are offering you two Mentor Meetup events in Des Moines on April 18th and 22nd that will help you put your small business plans into action.


You will hear from experts about their experiences and advice, while learning about programs and resources available through AARP, SBA and a network of small business resource organizations. From writing your business plan to seeking start-up capital, this is information you can use.


If you've ever dreamed about being your own boss, now is your chance to make that dream come true!

Register now to reserve your spot!

Attend this free event to learn how to start or grow a small business, and where and how to access the resources you need to help you succeed.


Seating will be limited, so please register by April 17!


Breakfast Before Business
Mentor Meetup


Thursday, April 18
7:30 am - 9:30 am


600 E Court Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Register here! RSVP by April 17


Continental Breakfast will be served - Free parking on the south side of the building.

If you are unable to attend this event, you will find more information about encore entrepreneurship from AARP and SBA by visiting us online. 


*Cosponsorship Authorization #[masked] SBA's participation in this cosponsored activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity.  All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.

Stop by the AARP table before the upcoming Smart Talk Conversation with Lara Logan on Aprill 22 and learn more about how to start and grow a small business including where and how to access resources you need to succeed.



Resources for Women in Business


April 22, 2013
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Civic Center Greater Des Moines
221 Walnut Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Order your tickets today*!
Call (515)[masked] and use the code "AARP" when ordering your ticket.

Don't miss out on a 15% discount on select seats to the Smart Talk Connected Conversations series. Get inspired by the power of spoken word of remarkable women when you purchase your ticket to the Smart Talk Connected Conversation series by phone*. 


* This is not an AARP event. Any information you provide to the host organization will be governed by the host organization's privacy policy. Discount is for new customers only and subject to availability and select seats. Offer not valid on previous purchases or with any other offers. 


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Learn more about volunteer opportunities with AARP Iowa. Give your time, talent, and expertise to make a difference in your community. 

Find a volunteer opportunity online that fits your interests. For more information, email [address removed] or call[masked]-5378.

You can find us here.

600 E Court Avenue #100
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
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