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SBDC webinar on latest changes to Paycheck Protection Program, loan forgiveness

Posted at 12:52 PM, Jun 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-16 15:52:52-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Wednesday, from noon to 1 p.m., small businesses will have the opportunity to learn about any recent congressional changes to the SBA Paycheck Protection Program, through a free webinar hosted by the Small Business Development Center at CSU Bakersfield this week.

Kelly Bearden, host and SBDC director, will explain any updates to the loan program or new regulations to the PPP loan.

Special guest Melanie Cea, lead associate consultant for the SBDC will discuss program resources for business continuity plans, plus resources for business owners on business or strategic planning.

The SBDC is open for free one-on-one consulting to help small business owners.

New and existing businesses can go to for more information or to sign up for assistance and for information on how to register for the webinar.