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Monday, February 28, 2011

Arkansas Baptist begins business program

Posted By on Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 11:19 AM

Arkansas Baptist College is rolling out a new effort today to encourage minority entrepreneurs.

The Scott Ford Center for Entrepreneurship and Community Development will be housed in a new building at 16th and M.L. King. The effort will include a microlending program for businesses that might otherwise have a hard time obtaining credit.

Full release here. Ford, the former Alltel CEO, has made significant contributions to Arkansas Baptist in its recent revival under the leadership of Fitz Hill.

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