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Raleigh to offer free financial training session for small businesses

Cherelle James
Cherelle James

The city of Raleigh’s Business Assistance Program will offer free training for disadvantaged minority- and women-owned small firms.

Cherelle James, CEO and co-owner of Triangle-based My Local CFO, will teach owners about controlling business finances, record keeping in Excel and accounting systems, and empowerment and decision-making skills.

Training is 2-4 p.m. Feb. 26 at Wilders Grove Solid Waste Services Operations Center, 630 Beacon Lake Drive.

Registration deadline is Feb. 25.

For more information, contact Luther Williams at 919-996-4278 or Maria Torres at 919-996-4271 or

To register for the event, go here.