The Smithsonian’s National African American Museum of History and Culture, Robert F. Smith Center invited the James Solomon Russell-Saint Paul’s College Museum and Archives Board of Directors to participate in a roundtable discussion as part of the National Museum’s 6th Anniversary Celebration. The JSR-SPC Museum’s Board includes Gloria Wesson Menyweather-Woods, BCIDA Board Chair.
Merchant Assistance Program
“Lets Grow Your Business”
What is it?
This is a Free, Grant Funded, Business Training For Brunswick County Area Business Owners & Entrepreneurs
How does it work?
This Free 5 Week Cohort Will Walk You Through:
Week 1: How to Setup & Use Social Accounts for Business
Week 2: How to Grow Your Business with Social Media
Week 3: How to Set Up a Simple Website
Week 4: How to Get Google to Send You Business, for Free
Week 5: Know When and How to Use Digital Advertising
When is it?
You can attend live Cohort Sessions in-person Monday evenings:
Monday 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm or Monday 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/23 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/23
What if the start date has already passed?
All cohort sessions are being recorded and made available online to be accessed on demand. You can access these even after the program starts.
Where is it?
Virtual attendance is available, and cohort sessions are recorded. All sessions will be conducted at the Brunswick County Conference Center, located at:
100 Athletic Field Rd, Lawrenceville, VA 23868
How do I sign up?
Register For Free & Get More Information at www.bcmap.net
Brunswick County Black History Month Week 1
Source: SoVaNow, South Boston News & Record and Mecklenburg Sun
Excerpt: Twelfth-generation farmer Jordan Brandon is a trailblazer. He and more than 20 farmers who make up the new Southern Virginia Vegetable Packing operation in Brunswick County are helping to transition southern Virginia farmers away from traditional crops such as tobacco in favor of growing organic produce.
Read the full story here: http://www.sovanow.com/index.php?/news/article/organic_growth/
Excerpt: “Governor Northam today announced Southern Virginia Vegetable Packing, LLC has partnered with Brunswick County Industrial Development Authority to construct a new, 45,000 square-foot, $4.2 million produce processing and packing facility.”