All Upcoming Events & Workshops

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 04:00 PM
20 rsvps

Orientation to First-Time Home Buying and the Programs that can Help! - MD (English)

Ready to buy your first home?

This orientation provides an introduction to the homebuying process and to MD first time homebuyer assistance programs. The My Home program provides down payment and closing costs assistance based on your income and the price of your home. Find out what you qualify for and learn about next steps in the homebuying process. Take this first step on the road to homeownership - free of charge.

4:00 – 6:00pm with separate groups in English and Spanish.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 04:00 PM

Tax Deductions for Freelancers

 

Are you a self-employed freelancer? This free workshop will cover “What you should know now to save you money at tax time!”

  • Determine what your business expenses are.
  • What you can and can’t write-off at tax time.
  • Learn how to maximize your tax refund.

 

Date & Time                                    Location

Wed, August 21, 2019                       202Creates Offices

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM                           200 I Street, SE, 1st Floor, Washington, DC

 

The Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC), 202Creates, and DSLBD's Inno.ED Office are partnering to promote this free workshop by Senior Accounting Consultant Angela Camacho. Ms. Camacho is skilled in Cash Flow, Business Planning, ERP Implementations, Analytical Skills, and Sales.

Seating is limited, so sign up soon! Click HERE to Register!

 

Questions? Please feel free to reach out to any of the partner organizations. You can reach the Inno.ED team at Inno.ED@dc.gov.

 

 

202Creates Offices in Washington, DC
Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 06:00 PM
19 rsvps

Herramientas de marketing para promover su negocio

En esta clase aprenderá las estrategias que usan las grandes compañias para atraer clientes y vender sus productos. Comprenderá las etapas por las que atravisan los compradores y que debe hacer su compañia en cada una de ellas. 

Reconocimiento > Consideración > Compra > Retención

Esta clase no tiene custo pero el espacio es limitado, por favor registrese. 

Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 09:00 AM
3 rsvps

Entrenamiento para Compradores de Casa - MD (Español)

¿Interesado en comprar su primera casa en Baltimore?

Esta clase se provee en Español en la Oficina de LEDC en Baltimore, MD. 

En este taller aprenderá como navegar el proceso de comprar una casa en Baltimore City y Baltimore County y como obtener una buena hipoteca. También aprenderá como su historial de crédito, presupuesto personal, y finanzas personales podrían afectar su éxito en el futuro. LEDC invita a diferentes expertos incluyendo un oficial de préstamo, inspector de vivienda, agente de bienes raíces, y agente de seguro para explicarle las diferentes áreas dentro del proceso de compra de casa. También se provee información sobre los programas para asistir compradores de casa por primera vez en MD.

Esta clase es conforme con los requisitos de los programas de prestamistas y el gobierno que requieren entrenamiento para compradores de casa por primera vez.


Se ofrece desayuno y  almuerzo ligero en la clase cortesía de los expertos. 

Precio: Gratis

La sesión de consejería individual con una Consejera de LEDC, que sigue el entrenamiento, se ofrece libre de costo.

FECHA
Sábado 24 de agosto, 2019 de 9am a 4pm
LUGAR
3500 Boston Street. Suite 431.
Baltimore, MD 21224.
United States
NÚMERO DE CONTACTO
Fernando Martinez · fmartinez@ledcmetro.org · 202-540-7438
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 03:00 PM

HPAP ORIENTATION: Introduction To First-Time Home Buying And The Programs That Can Help! (ENGLISH)

Interested in buying a home but don’t know if you can?

This orientation provides an introduction to the homebuying process and to DC and first time homebuyer assistance programs. In DC the Home Purchase Assistance Program (HPAP) provides up to $84,000 in down payment and closing costs assistance. Find out what you qualify for and learn about next steps in the homebuying process. Take this first step on the road to homeownership - free of charge.

**Please arrive 5-10 minutes before the class begins.  If you are 15 minutes late you will need to register for the next class.**

**CLASS IS FULL PLEASE REGISTER FOR NEXT CLASS**

LEDC-DC in Washington, DC
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 10:30 AM
21 rsvps

LEDC New Office Inauguration in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico

Celebrate with us as we open our new office in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico!

The Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC), in coordination with Sila M. Calderón Foundation’s "Centro Empresarial para la Mujer" (CEM), invites you to the official inauguration of LEDC's office in Puerto Rico.

We are honored to have been encouraged to set up operations on the island to serve some of the most underserved Latinos in the nation. Please join us as we mark this new milestone and share with you our vision to catalyze small business development in western Puerto Rico.

With the special participation of the U.S. Small Business Administration!

 

In coordination with:

SBA’s participation in this event is not a direct or implicit endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any person or entity.

Centro Empresarial para la Mujer in Party City, Mayagüez , Puerto Rico
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 05:30 PM

Beginner's Guide: A Seminar Series for Restaurant & Retail Startups

This is the third discussion panel of Beginner’s Guide, a seminar series for restaurant and retail start-ups. Beginner’s Guide will consist of four events focusing on different phases of moving into a brick & mortar location. Our discussion will be with a panel of professionals to educate and answer all of your questions.

Following discussions will pertain to topics moving into the next steps of your business. Stay connected with the partnerships for future dates.

@sorrelldesigndc @thinklocaldc @dciba @ledcmetro

ITINERARY:

5:30pm - 6:00pm Arrival/Networking

6:00pm - 6:45pm Restaurant/Retail for Beginner's

6:45pm - 7:00pm Open Questions

7:00pm - 8:00pm Networking

Date And Time

Wed, August 28, 2019

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT

Location

Terrell Place

575 7th Street NW, 8th Floor

Washington, DC 20004

Cost

$10

 

Click HERE to REGISTER!

Terrell Place 575 7th Street NW, 8th Floor Washington, DC 20004
Saturday, September 07, 2019 at 09:00 AM

Orientación de HPAP: ¡Introducción al Proceso de Comprar una Casa y Los Programas para Ayudarle! – DC (Español)

¿Pensando en comprar su primera casa pero no sabe si se puede?

Esta orientación provee una introducción al proceso de comprar una casa y los programas para compradores de casa por primera vez en DC. El Programa para Compradores de Casa por Primera Vez (HPAP en sus siglas en inglés) ofrece hasta $84,000 en asistencia financiera para los costos de cierre y enganche. Averigüe por cuanto puede calificar y sobre los próximos pasos en el proceso de comprar su casa. Tome este primer paso en el camino hacia ser dueño de casa - gratis.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 04:00 PM

Inclusionary Zoning Orientation

Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) Orientation: Introduction to the IZ Program for buyers and renters in the District of Columbia!

Interested in buying a home but don’t know if you can?

This orientation provides an introduction to the IZ program that the District of Columbia designed for income eligible households to purchase or rent at below market prices in DC.  Inclusionary Zoning is a law that requires developers to set aside a certain number of units for low-to moderate- income households. Participants will receive their Inclusionary Zoning Certificate after successful completion of this 2 hour orientation and once attendance is confirmed. IZ Certificate will be valid for 2 years and will give participants an opportunity to enter the Inclusionary Zoning Lottery or renew an existing certificate. 

Once you register please arrive 10 minutes before the class begins.  If you are 15 minutes late you will need to reschedule for the next class. Thank you!  

Festival Center in Washington, DC
Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 12:00 PM

Homeowner's Carnival

Amusement, Carnival, Circus, Fair, Silhouette

Already a Homeowner?

Thinking about refinancing?

Thinking about going solar?

Thinking about making repairs or updates to your property?

This family friendly event will give you an opportunity to meet with community organizations to help guide you with your new goals as a homeowner. We will be raffling prizes throughout the event!

 

Festival Center in Washington, DC