Maybe something on your mind for your farm business! April 3 at 1pm webinar


Vicki Morrone
Organic Farming Specialist
Center for Regional Food Systems at Michigan State University
480 Wilson Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824
517-282-3557 (cell)
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Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 10:37 AM
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Subject: Webinar: How Do I Make It Work Now? Looking at Cash Flow During Novel Coronavirus

Economic impacts from the novel coronavirus requires small businesses to pivot. This webinar by the Michigan Good Food Fund<;!!HXCxUKc!ibZ7UV3EW-e0eZ_axW6CNJQp1DUVKP3rY5bP-r9gDlSnGlIn1bJgK4EOlDFa3Q$> will provide you with strategies for assessing your immediate cash flow situation and addressing upcoming challenges for the short, medium, and long term.

In this webinar we’ll cover:

  *   Your cash flow: Tips on how to look at your 3-6-12 month rolling cash flow including your current expenses, projected spending, and your projected revenue.
  *   Your capital needs: Strategies to think about the working capital you’ll need to cover expenses and made sound business decisions.
  *   Funding Options: We’ll present resources for financing and what you’ll need to have ready and to apply for funding or loans.

WHEN: Friday, April 3 at 1:00 ET
WHERE: Join us virtually – register on Zoom<>.
FOR WHO: Restaurant and food business owners


  *   Chris Wendel, Northern Initiatives, a Michigan Good Food Fund lender
  *   Jean Chorazyczewski, Fair Food Network, a Michigan Good Food Fund partner
  *   Jamie Rahrig, MSU Product Center and Center for Regional Food Systems, a Michigan Good Food Fund partner

About the Michigan Good Food Fund
The Michigan Good Food Fund provides financing and technical assistance to enterprises increasing access to affordable, healthy food in our communities.

About Northern Initiatives
Based in Marquette, MI, Northern Initiatives provides financing solutions for small businesses around the state.

​Lindsay Mensch (she/her/hers)
Outreach and Communications Specialist
Michigan State University
Center for Regional Food Systems
Department of Community Sustainability
Natural Resources Building
480 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48824
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phone: 517-432-0264

CSUS Office Hours (Room 147C):
Monday 2-5 p.m.
Wednesday 1-5 p.m.
Friday 2-5 p.m.

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