North Carolina Daybook

Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Tuesday, Aug. 23.

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Tuesday, Aug. 23 8:00 AM SBA and AARP host Encore Entrepreneur Fair – U.S. Small Business Administration and AARP host Encore Entrepreneur Fair. Event features panels with small business experts and speed mentoring sessions for those interested in entrepreneurship

Location: NC Rural and Economic Development Center, 4021 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC Raleigh

Contacts: Patrick Gonzalez SBA North Carolina 1 919 532 5525 Suzanne Black AARP 1 877 926 8300


Tuesday, Aug. 23 10:00 AM Richmond Fed Business Activity Survey

Location: TBD

Contacts: FRB Richmond Research Department Regional Economics Division 1 804 697 4490


Tuesday, Aug. 23 11:30 AM North Carolina Lt. Governor Dan Forest attends NFIB Small Business Roundtable Luncheon

Location: Mitchell Community College, 701 W. Front St., Statesville, NC Statesville

Contacts: Jamey Falkenbury North Carolina Office of the Lt. Governor 1 919 814 3680 LtGovDanForest


Tuesday, Aug. 23 1:00 PM Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC receives grant from UnitedHealthcare – Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina receives $25,000 grants from UnitedHealthcare to implement a program to provide customized, healthy meal boxes and nutrition education/budgeting classes to patients identified by Wake Forest Baptist Health-Downtown Health Plaza in Winston-Salem and Ashe Memorial Hospital in Jefferson as food insecure. Speakers include North Carolina state Rep. Edward Hanes, Jr., Second Harvest of Northwest NC , Executive Director Clyde Fitzgerald, UnitedHealthcare Vice President Anita Bachmann, Wake Forest Baptist Health-Downtown Health Plaza Director Robert Jones, and Ashe Memorial Hospital CEO Laura Lambeth

Location: 3655 Reed Street, Winston-Salem, NC Winston-Salem

Contacts: Jenny Moore Second Harvest 1 336 784 5770


Tuesday, Aug. 23 4:15 PM Dem Rep. Keith Ellison campaigns for Hillary Clinton in North Carolina – Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Charlotte, meeting with volunteers to ‘highlight her plan for building an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top and discuss what’s at stake for winning North Carolina this November’

Location: Campaign Field Office, 5304 Sunset Rd Suite H, Charlotte, NC Charlotte

Contacts: Michael Gwin Hillary for America


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