Business Financing, Business Start-up/Preplanning

Mar 20 3:00 pm — 5:00 pm

Event Details

Embark on a journey to financial empowerment for your business with an exclusive virtual presentation by the Lead Lender Relations Specialist, Marlow Schindler, from the US Small Business Administration’s San Francisco District Office. This session is designed to demystify and illuminate the various facets of SBA loan programs;

  • 7a
  • 504
  • Community Advantage
  • SBA Microloans.

Join us for an insightful exploration of how these programs can be pivotal in financing and nurturing the growth of your business. Gain a comprehensive understanding of eligibility criteria, application processes, and the unique benefits each program offers. The event will also feature an interactive Q&A session, allowing you to seek clarity on any queries you may have.

DATE: March 20th


FORMAT: Online Meeting (Live)

Mark your calendar, as this virtual session is the first installment of a two-part series. Stay tuned for the second presentation, which will be conducted in person and include the valuable insights of participating lenders from SBA’s diverse loan programs.

Don’t miss this opportunity to position your business for financial success and resilience. Time for the second presentation TBD.


Marlow Schindler serves as the Lead Lender Relations Specialist and Public Information Officer at the San Francisco District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration. Marlow manages the Outreach and Marketing team for Northern California.

As a Lender Relations Specialist, she is a representative of the District Office in matters relating to Lenders and SBA loan programs.

As the Public Information Officer, Marlow works closely with media outlets to promote SBA programs and services throughout 14 Northern California counties.

Before SBA, Marlow volunteered with the Peace Corps as a Small Enterprise Development Advisor to a community-run bank in Mali, West Africa. She also has experience working in marketing and communications for Schwab Charitable.

Marlow has worked in the San Francisco District office since November 2012.

The information provided in this webinar and any supplementary materials provided to registrants are intended for educational and informational purposes only and does not constitute professional financial or legal advice. No registrant should act or fail to act on the basis of any material contained in this webinar without obtaining proper financial, legal or other professional advice specific to their situation. The Northern CaliforniaSmall Business Development Center, and its host, the HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation, specifically disclaims any liability, loss or risk, personal or otherwise, which is incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use and application of any of the information presented in this webinar. By registering for this webinar you acknowledge and agree that you have read, understood, accept and agree to the above disclaimer and that under no circumstances shall the Northern California Small Business Development Center or it’s host, the HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation, be held liable for any claims, losses, or damages of any kind or nature arising out of or in any way related to the information provided in this webinar and/or the registrant’s use of or reliance on said information.