We work hard to bring you meaningful programming, if you have any suggestions for future seminars or events, please send us a note via the Contact page. Check out past presentations and event materials on our Consultation & Education page.

  • July 28, 2020

    Opportunity Zone Asset Mapping

    6 PM - 7:30 PM
    Join us for a  virtual Opportunity Zone Asset Mapping Meeting for Abbeville. Residents are invited to attend a brief presentation and provide feedback about the assets of our community and what you would like to see in future economic development. JOIN ZOOM MEETING FULL MEETING DETAILS FACEBOOK EVENT
  • July 30, 2020

    Conversation Starters: Racism & Diversity in Vermilion

    6 PM - 7:30 PM
    Join us for a conversation about race, diversity, and equity in Vermilion. This online town hall will be facilitated by our friends with Conversation Starters who specialize in in diversity and facilitation trainings, corporate and organizational guidance, and community wide projects. Our objective is to create forums that draw participants from many facets of a community to learn and share personal experiences, honestly exchange perspectives, clarify viewpoints, and develop solutions to community concerns. Registration details coming soon! CONVERSATION STARTERS ONLINE
  • July 22, 2020

    COVID-19 Recovery and the 2020 Legislative Sessions

    9 am - 10 am
    Wondering how the latest Regular and Special Sessions will affect your business? Join us as a panel of State Representatives from the Acadiana region recap some of the major outcomes from the Regular and Special Sessions and discuss Louisiana’s economic recovery from COVID-19. REGISTER FACEBOOK EVENT REGULAR SESSION BILL TRACKER SPECIAL SESSION BILL TRACKER
  • April-September 2020

    COVID-19 Webinars

    Tuesdays 9am - 10 am
    Regional partners are hosting a wide variety of Business Webinars designed to help answer your COVID-19-related questions. Get details
  • November 28, 2020

    2020 Small Business Saturday

    8 am - 8 pm
    Stay tuned! Skip the chaos of Black Friday and join us in supporting our local merchants for Small Business Saturday. Review details from the 2019 event