Today, March 22, 2020, Gov. John Bel Edwards issued a statewide Stay at Home order that goes into effect at 5 p.m. Monday, March 23, to further fight the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana, as the number of confirmed cases have topped 800 and spread to more than half of our parishes.
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Companies Who Care MixerName: Companies Who Care MixerDate: March 11, 2020Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDTEvent Description:Fund 17 invites you to our second quarterly Companies Who Care event. At each event, we highlight a Company Who Cares and their partnership with Fund 17.
This mixer takes place during the timeline for Fund 17’s BenchMarks program for early-stage entrepreneurs. We will feature one or more entrepreneurs in the BenchMarks program. In addition, food will be available for sale from VEGGIE NOLA.
This mixer precedes the New Orleans Jazz Market’s Wednesday night market! Guests are highly encouraged to stay and patronize entrepreneurs in the market following the mixer.
**About Companies Who Care**
In 2019, Fund 17 launched Companies Who Care, an initiative to convene established businesses around investing in an inclusive economy for New Orleans. Companies Who Care support entrepreneurs directly through workshops, mentor meetings, pro bono hours, etc., and gain access to benefits such as exclusive networking events, marketing opportunities, and lead generation via the Fund 17 entrepreneur family. Membership dues ensure the sustainability of Fund 17's programs for local entrepreneurs.
Want to join us on this mission as a Company Who Cares? Check out the Companies Who Care membership packet and email email@example.com to join.