MONDAY IN MANCHESTER: SHAHEEN TO HOST START-UP BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE WITH SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR

April 17, 2015

Earlier on Monday in Concord, Shaheen will celebrate groundbreaking of main street redevelopment project 

Saturday in Newington, Shaheen to attend Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Ceremony

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), the Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, will host a roundtable discussion with New Hampshire small business leaders and the U.S. Small Business Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet on how to help start and grow New Hampshire businesses, Monday, April 20 at 11:45 a.m. in Manchester.

The event will provide an opportunity for New Hampshire start-ups to learn more about the support and resources made available from the Small Business Administration, which recently announced the Growth Accelerator Fund competition to award $4 million for small business startups.

Earlier on Monday, Shaheen will attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the Concord Main Street Project at 10:00 a.m. Shaheen was instrumental in securing a $4.71 million federal TIGER grant for the project.

Tomorrow (Saturday), at Pease Air National Guard Base in Newington, Shaheen will attend the Seacoast Area Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home Ceremony at 2:00 p.m. Shaheen will give remarks honoring the service of New Hampshire veterans who served in Vietnam.

Media planning to attend should RSVP to Nick Brown at nick_brown@shaheen.senate.gov.

SATURDAY: Seacoast Area Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home Ceremony

WHO:                  

 U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)

WHAT:                

Welcome Home Ceremony for Vietnam Veterans

WHERE:              

Pease Air National Guard Base, Hangar 253

302 Newmarket St.

Newington, NH

WHEN:                

2:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 18

MONDAY: Concord Main Street Project Groundbreaking Ceremony

WHO:                  

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)

WHAT:                

Groundbreaking at Concord’s Main Street Project

WHERE:              

City Plaza, North Main Street (in front of the State House arch)

Concord, NH

WHEN:                

10:00 a.m.

Monday, April 20

MONDAY: Start-Up Business Roundtable Discussion with Small Business Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet

WHO:                  

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)

U.S. Small Business Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet

WHAT:                

Roundtable with start-ups in New Hampshire to discuss resources available by the Small Business Administration

WHERE:              

Alpha Loft

844 Elm Street

Manchester, NH

WHEN:                

11:45 a.m.

Monday, April 20