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DEED awards funding to assist emerging businesses


The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) awarded two-year grants totaling $2.8 million to 11 nonprofit groups that provide services and technical assistance to emerging businesses and entrepreneurs in Minnesota.

One of the awards went to Central Lakes Community College Small Business Development Center, Brainerd, $84,000. The center provides programs and services for small businesses and entrepreneurs in the Brainerd area.

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