Blog excerpt provided by JumpStart.
Written by Gloria Ware.
Minority-owned businesses and businesses located in distressed communities, are well positioned to revitalize their local economies. A recent study from the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City suggests that with the right resources, these businesses can play a major role in transforming their communities by significantly lowering unemployment rates.
That’s a big part of the reason the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Association for Enterprise Opportunity convened a panel discussion at the White House last month on the subject of inclusive entrepreneurship.
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Originally published November 23, 2016.