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Podcast: From Turmoil to Triumph: Assisting Refugees in their Journey to Entrepreneurship Part II

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: December 22, 2021
Topic(s): Case Management, Employment
Subtopic(s): Entrepreneurship
This two-part podcast series features a conversation between Rishan Habte, Program Officer for Economic Empowerment at Switchboard and Khalid Ahmadzai, Director of Economic Advancement at Canopy Northwest Arkansas. In this episode, they discuss microlending; how participants are selected for the Canopy Northwest entrepreneurship program; success stories; and more!

Podcast: From Turmoil to Triumph: Assisting Refugees in their Journey to Entrepreneurship Part I

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: December 22, 2021
Topic(s): Case Management, Employment
Subtopic(s): Entrepreneurship
This two-part podcast series features a conversation between Rishan Habte, Program Officer for Economic Empowerment at Switchboard and Khalid Ahmadzai, Director of Economic Advancement at Canopy Northwest Arkansas. In part one, Khalid shares his story of growing up in Kabul, Afghanistan; how he created the existing microlending entrepreneurship program at Canopy; and the collaborative process …

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Tool or Template: Program Maturity Self-Assessments

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: December 16, 2019
Topic(s): Case Management, Community Engagement, Employment, Financial Capabilities, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Career Advancement, Entrepreneurship, Interpretation, Volunteer Management
These self-assessment tools, developed by the International Rescue Committee, are designed to help refugee service providers, both front line staff and program managers, to identify the current stage of their service delivery and the key components of successful refugee service provision in a variety of areas. Included are assessments for the provision of: Case management …

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Video: Building a Community Together

Author(s): Welcoming America
Date: February 1, 2018
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Employment
Subtopic(s): Entrepreneurship
Watch the story of how diverse community members come together through a shared taste for Cocoberry Pops, which has become a landmark in the Beechmont neighborhood of Louisville.
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Tip Sheet: Preventing Discrimination is Good Business

Author(s): U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Date: February 25, 2016
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Employment Rights, Entrepreneurship
This one-page fact sheet provides a shortened, user-friendly overview of the legal obligations of small businesses under the federal employment anti-discrimination laws.  It also provides information about other Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) resources available for small business owners. This fact sheet is relevant for small business owners/entrepreneurs, including those enrolled in microenterprise programming.