Notes from the 9/15 Economic Development Committee Meeting

September 15, 2016

In case you missed the September 15th Economic Development Committee Meeting, details of the meeting are include below.

1) Carmen Panacopoulos from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston presented on the Capital & Collaboration Initiative. Her presentation can be found here and an article on the initiative can be found here. Additional information on the Working Cities Challenge is also available for the work in Rhode Island and Connecticut.

2) Alison Moronta from Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation presented on the just launched Drought Emergency Loan Fund. More information including application instructions can be found here or visit
3) The City of Boston and MA Office of Business Development are holding a Small Business Resource Fair on September 28th at the Reggie Lewis Center in Roxbury. More details and registration can be found here.

Our next Economic Development Committee meeting will be held on Thursday, October 27 at 9:30 AM at Interise, 197 Portland Street, Boston.

Please contact Dana LeWinter, Executive Director, at if you have any questions or comments.