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Thanks to a $1.1 million grant, black owned businesses across the state can now apply for a loan through a program administered by the Florida A&M University Federal Credit Union. It’s part of a partnership with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.

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There are a couple of local events this week aimed at reaching out to female entrepreneurs—specifically women veterans and low-income women.