New business awards honor creative
ways to increase Valley employment
Fresno Pacific center sponsors contest
New solutions to Valley unemployment will be honored at an awards presentation November 7, 2013, on the campus of Fresno Pacific University.
Three local organizations will receive cash prizes totaling $5,500 for developing innovative business plans through a competition sponsored by the FPU Center for Community Transformation (CCT). The Faith-Rooted Social Business Plan Contest is the first of its kind in the region sponsored by a faith-based organization. The presentations will be at 4:30 in Steinert Campus Center Room 103 on the main FPU campus, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno. (University parking is available off the corner of Hamilton and Winery near the baseball diamond.