Increasing Lending Opportunities for Latinx Small Businesses

Join UMass Lowell Innovation Hub Haverhill, ALPFA Boston, and special guest the US Small Business Administration in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month with an event for Latino small business owners and entrepreneurs. 

In line with this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month’s theme of prosperity, power, and progress, this event will bring together the Latinx small business community for an event that aims to foster connections, provide learning opportunities, and create a platform for collaboration within the small Latino business community.

Attendees will hear from successful industry experts who will share insights, advice, and strategies related to small business growth, challenges, and opportunities. More than a dozen financial institutions and community lending organizations will be available to meet with business owners and entrepreneurs to help your business grow.

Event Details and Registration


Unlocking Financial Opportunities for Latino Small Businesses     

Moderated by Lisa Gonzalez Welch, SBA


Working Capital – Success Stories from Local Business Owners 

Moderated by Isis Ortiz, Eastern Bank and President of Association of Latino Professionals for America