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SBA Assistance to Women Entrepreneurs Climbs

women entrepreneurs awarded loans worth $20.1 million It was just 38 years ago when the U.S. Small Business Administration began to dedicate resources and services to improve and increase women entrepreneurs, who now lead some of America’s most powerful and lucrative, job-creating firms. The SBA established the Office of Women’s Business Ownership in response to a 1979 executive order signed by President Jimmy Carter.  Prior to 1979, the term “woman…

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