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VIDEO: Supporting Women Entrepreneurs

December 12, 2011 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

We've heard it before, small-business development will be the engine to create jobs and foster economic recovery. But banks are hesitant to loan to risk-takers and startups with little financial track record.

WomenVenture is a St. Paul-based micro-loan nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women achieve economic success and prosperity. This year the firm has helped launch 150 small-businesses and created 350 jobs.

 

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