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The Association for Enterprise Opportunity is pleased to present its ‘Equity and Opportunity for All’ Series focused on economic equity and opportunity within the AANHPI (Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander) community. This virtual event will bring together experts and stakeholders to explore challenges, share success stories, and discuss innovative strategies to enhance financial inclusion and economic opportunities. Engage in meaningful dialogue aimed at creating actionable solutions to drive progress in achieving economic equity for the AAPHI community.

This event will also mark the release of the AANHPI Small Business Fact Sheet produced by AEO.



Equity and Opportunity for All: Exploring Economic Opportunities for the Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Community


Thursday, May 23, 2024


3 PM EST / 12 PM PST to 4:30 PM EST / 1:30 PM PST


Speakers Include:

Ron Fong, Executive Director, Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Collaborative
Dr. Lori Smith, Senior Research Associate, AEO
Jessie Lee, Managing Director Renaissance Economic Development Corp (REDC) & the AAFE Community Development Fund (CDF)
Jimmy Rhee, CEO, Fusion Capital Markets & Former Asst. Secretary of Maryland and Virginia
Seema Agani, CEO, National CAPACD
Sara Razavi, CEO, Working Solutions CDFI
Natalie Madeira Cofield, CEO, Association for Enterprise Opportunity