DC Startup Week 2020 DC Startup Week 2020

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Monday, September 14, 2020

- EDT
The Cost of COVID
Ayris T. Scales
Ayris T. Scales
Serve DC, Chief Service Officer
Yvette Alexander
Yvette Alexander
NCBWDC, Chair of Public Policy
Melani Douglass
Melani Douglass
Family Arts Museum, Founder
Mariko Bennett
Mariko Bennett
NCBWDC, 1st Vice President of Programs
Cheryl Shaw
Cheryl Shaw
NCBWDC, Chair of Economic Empowerment Committee
Angela Hubbard
Angela Hubbard
NCBWDC, Chair of Economic Empowerment Grant
Christian Howard
Christian Howard
NCBWDC, Chair of Health Committee

The lack of understanding financial literacy and resources available to the black community can be detrimental to not only our economic stability but our mental health. As an entrepreneur, navigating the how to access capital and your emotions go hand and hand. During DC start up week, the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Metropolitan DC Chapter will host a lunch and learn on the COST of COVID. Viewers will be able to engage in mindful meditation and practices that allows one to fully be present and bring their whole self. Learning from our wonderful sisters walking in entrepreneurship daily ad facing unforeseen challenges during a public health emergency. Viewers will also hear from amazing women working in the banking industry, policy makers and resource tools that each sister can used in their tool belt while scaling and establishing their business during COVID.