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MBF Presents at City of Miami POP-Up Shops

MBF Presents at City of Miami POP-Up Shops

On March 20, 2018, MBF (MBF) celebrated 16 City of Miami small business owners graduating from its third Small Business Training. The graduation ceremony took place 6:30 pm to 8:00 at the Little Haiti Cultural Center on 212 NE 59th Terrace Miami, FL 33137.

MBF Graduates 7th Small Business Training Class

MBF Graduates 7th Small Business Training Class

On March 20, 2018, MBF (MBF) celebrated 16 City of Miami small business owners graduating from its third Small Business Training. The graduation ceremony took place 6:30 pm to 8:00 at the Little Haiti Cultural Center on 212 NE 59th Terrace Miami, FL 33137.

MBF Partners with Knowledge of Careers for Genius Project

MBF Partners with Knowledge of Careers for Genius Project

Media Contact: Alison Grewe MBF (305) 379-7070 Ext. 205 Miami, FL (March 12, 2018) - MBF Loan Director, Michael Sellinger, served as a judge at the  Knowledge of Careers Second Annual Social Impact Pitch Night as part of the Genius Project. The Genius Project, which...

Cool Merchandise

Cool Merchandise

Dress for Success  He Used To Sell T-Shirts From His 1999 Ford—Now This Meek Center Student Has His Own Store  February 23, 2018 Corbin Bolies WOODEN Everyone wears T-shirts. Eric Wooden aims to make people look cool in them. Wooden, 29, is the founder of The Cool...

South Beach Wine and Food Festival – The Sweet Side

South Beach Wine and Food Festival – The Sweet Side

Nothing connects people like ice cream. MBF Loan Recipient, Cream Parlor, experiences first foray into a major festival with participation in South Beach Wine and Food Festival. Click here for the full story.   [video width="1280" height="720"...

The Makings of a Boss

The Makings of a Boss

Miami man celebrates grand opening of clothing store Eric Wooden was working at a post office for three years until he woke up one day in 2013 and decided he wanted to start designing t-shirts. Five years later, the 29-year-old celebrated the grand opening of his...

MBF Loan Recipient Open Flagship Store in Liberty City

MBF Loan Recipient Open Flagship Store in Liberty City

MIAMI (WSVN) - A South Florida man who used to sell T-shirts out of his car is now celebrating his new a brick-and-mortar store in Liberty City. For store owner Eric Wooden, his hard work is all paying off after he turned his T-shirt business into a trade. “I wanted...

Monday, May 11th, 2020 at 6:39pm
Pivoting due to coronavirus conditions, MBF #LoanRecipients
@copperdoorbnb
has reopened their hotel as a restaurant. To read more, visit https://t.co/lVJLFyy68M.
Friday, May 8th, 2020 at 4:00am
Congratulations to MBF #LoanRecipient @ThynkGlobal for being featured in the South Florida Business Journal: "New coworking space set to open in Miami". Read the article at https://t.co/039dHWjAZ5.
Thursday, May 7th, 2020 at 5:22pm
MBF is proud to announce our 2020 M-DCPS Scholarship recipients! Congratulations to these exceptional City of Miami students. Thank you to the hardworking teachers, CAP advisors, parents, and mentors who continue to guide these students towards their college goals. #MDCPSGrad https://t.co/zExnWketAv
Friday, April 17th, 2020 at 11:31am
MBF #SmallBizTips: The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation donated $5 million to support female entrepreneurs in the wake of COVID-19 making 1,000 grants of $5,000 each to female entrepreneurs in the U.S. For more information, visit https://t.co/bsXjQVGGTi.

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