Last week, stakeholders in the entrepreneurial support community gathered to discuss ways to enrich and grow the ecosystem. “The goal of this meeting was to bring together organizations that offer some type of service to our business owners or aspiring business owners in Lee County. The primary topic was the state of entrepreneurship resources in the area,” said Ayshia Green-Calloway.
A new funding source is now available for startups, minority-owned, underserved and other local businesses looking to start and grow in the Auburn area. The Industrial Development Board of the City of Auburn, with the support and concurrence of the Auburn City Council, has worked to recruit Sabre Finance to locate a branch of its operation in Auburn, bringing a new funding option to the local business community.