Upcoming Events


Please join us for a free Small Business Luncheon & Forum on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 12:15pm to 1:30pm at Don Pepe Restaurant, located at 844 McCarter Highway in Newark, NJ 07102. This complimentary luncheon, sponsored by Valley National Bank and the New Jersey Citizen Action Education Fund, will address the needs of small business owners in and around Newark and Essex County with information on financial products, services and technical assistance available to help businesses remain stable and grow. Topics to be discussed include Access to Capital, Technical Assistance for Small Businesses, Product Development, and Relationship Management. The event will also provide you with an excellent opportunity to network with other guests and partners. Click here to download a flyer for this event.

Representatives from Valley National Bank and nonprofit service organizations will be at the event to provide you with information on the services they provide to small business owners in your community, such as business and investment planning, tax preparation, how to create your business portfolio and plan for growth, and micro lending opportunities.

This event is designed for owners of small businesses in and around Newark and Essex County. If you or another decision-maker at your business would like to attend, please click here to register today, call Citizen Action at 973-643-8800, x218, or email Michelle at Michelle@njcitizenaction.org. Space is limited – registration is required. Attached is a flyer for the event. Please feel free to pass on this information to interested small business owners in and around Newark and Essex County!