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Basic Business Finances Workshop

The Brightpoint Development Fund will present a free workshop on Basic Business Finances. The workshop will be held on Monday, August 22, 2016 at the Allen County Public Library (Downtown Branch), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802 from 6-8pm with networking to follow.

Existing business owners and individuals considering starting a new business are encouraged to attend. The workshop will cover essential accounting terms and concepts, how to read and understand financial statements, and key indicators to keep you focus on the success of your business.

Lana Dauterman, an accountant for McCoy Tax & Accounting in Columbia City, will facilitate this workshop. She holds two Bachelor of Science degrees, one in Accounting and one in Social Work, and previously worked as an auditor for the State of Minnesota.

Those interested in attending can register by finding the Eventbrite link on the calendar at or by calling Remound Wright at 260-423-3546 ext. 246.

Brightpoint is a private, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving more than 35,000 people across northeast Indiana. Through a wide range of programs, Brightpoint helps communities, families, and individuals remove the causes and conditions of poverty. All Brightpoint services are provided without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, ancestry, or status as a veteran. The Brightpoint Development Fund creates economic opportunities for communities, families, and individuals who lack access to affordable capital and financial services.