How Asian American Small Businesses Benefit from the American Rescue Plan

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When and where
Thursday, April 15, 2021
1:30pm ET

Join U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Small Business Majority and AAPI Progressive Action for a free webinar to learn about the small business provisions in the American Rescue Plan. We will be joined by Bharat Ramamurti, White House Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, and Christopher P. Lu, former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Labor Department and AAPI Progressive Action board member.

Asian American small business owners are invited to

  • Hear directly from Senator Duckworth, Bharat Ramamurti and policy experts to learn about how Congress and the White House are supporting small businesses' economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Participate in a training to learn how owners can access capital relief and resources, especially neighborhood businesses located in Chinatowns, Koreatowns, Filipinotowns, Little Saigons, Little India corridors, and more. 
  • Engage in an interactive Q&A session about accessing and navigating federal funding.