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Micro Lending Academy: Excellence in Lending Discussion

CAMEO invites leaders and the big thinkers to a presentation from Opportunity Fund on their lending process. Their process — which does not use high tech algorithms nor online applications — led them to close 1,560 microloans this past year. The business model that allows such scale has elements that leaders in the CAMEO lending network need to consider.

2014 WOVEN Event Info

AGENDA || SPEAKERS || LOGISTICS November 6, 2014 · 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Bob Hope Patriotic Hall 1816 Figueroa Street Los Angeles The U.S. Small Business Administration, Los Angeles District Office, and our Host Committee*, and CAMEO presented a special intensive business training for women veterans and military spouses, as part of Veterans Small

Paul LaRocco, LaRocco’s Pizzeria

Despite having run two successful restaurants, banks considered Paul LaRocco’s pizzeria “too new” because he was self-employed. Thankfully, Pacific Coast Regional was there to get him the loan he needed to grow.

Ms. CAMEO Went to Shanghai to Talk Microfinance

Last week Claudia was in China to talk about microfinance and how to bring a CAMEO-type organization to China. Here’s what she had to say about the exchange: On July 29th I had the privilege of being the honored guest at a Micro Finance Roundtable hosted by Dr. Ting Lowery, Director of the Center for

Sandy Patterson, New 2 You

Inspired by a JEDI class, Sandy Patterson launched New 2 You, a community-focused thrift store in Mount Shasta, which has now grown to two locations.