March 20, 2007

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LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host a workshop about contracting opportunities with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Tuesday, March 27, from 9 a.m. to noon in Walls Lounge of the Elaine Langone Center at Bucknell.

Curtis Burwell, a business enterprise analyst for the Bureau of Minority and Women Business Opportunties, will discuss how small-business owners can obtain contracts for their services from the Commonwealth government as well as how to become MBE/WBE-certified (minority business enterprise/women's business enterprise).

The seminar is co-sponsored by the Bucknell SBDC, SEDA-COG, and Pennsylvania Bureau of Minority and Women Business Opportunities.

This seminar is free to registered participants. Seating is limited. Reservations are required; call 577-1249, email, or online at

The Bucknell SBDC provides free small business consulting services to residents of Juniata, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder and Union counties. To request free business consulting services, complete the online request at

Areas of assistance provided by the SBDC include accounting and record keeping, business startup procedures, business plan development, financial analysis, marketing and sales, human resource management, product development, OSHA requirements, and environmental management.

Posted March 20, 2007