Pennsylvania Credit Union Association

Public Invited to Learn About 'Starting A Small Business'

PCN in partnership with the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association (PCUA) and the Pennsylvania Credit
Union Foundation is hosting a special town meeting concerning “Starting a Small Business.” The
educational session will take place in Carlisle on Wednesday, November 13 at 10:00 a.m. The program
will air on PCN later that day beginning at 10:00 p.m.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held at the Ben Franklin TechCelerator in the
Murata Building located at 453 Lincoln Street in Carlisle. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. Attendees are
encouraged to ask questions of the expert panel throughout the discussion.

The panel includes Michael Kane, Harrisburg branch manager for the U.S. Small Business Administration;
Kevin Shivers, PA state director of the National Federation of Independent Business; Cheryl Young,
consulting manager for the Shippensburg University Small Business Development Center; Molly Snody,
director of business advisory services at the PCUA; Bob Marquette, president/CEO of Members 1st
Federal Credit Union and Warren Hudak, president of Hudak and Company.

Credit unions are financial cooperatives that provide affordable financial services to help their
owner/members. The Harrisburg‐based Pennsylvania Credit Union Association is a trade association that
provides legislative, promotional, educational, and operational support for nearly 400 credit unions in
Pennsylvania. These credit unions have assets in excess of $37 billion and serve more than 3.7 million
members. For additional information about credit unions or to find a credit union near you, visit

The Pennsylvania Credit Union Foundation, an affiliate of the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association,
was formed in 1996 to benefit consumers and credit unions alike. The Foundation is a non‐profit, taxexempt
organization with a main purpose of providing individuals, credit unions and their communities
with the human and financial resources to stimulate socio‐economic growth. To learn more about the
Foundation, visit

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companies. PCN receives no state or federal funding. Network programming is distributed by
participating cable systems in Pennsylvania serving more than 10 million Pennsylvanians in 3.3 million
homes. For more information about PCN as well as network channel designations, visit
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