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October 16, 2019

Micro enterprise seminar Friday, Oct. 18, at LFCC

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The founder of Todos Supermarket in Woodbridge, Carlos Castro immigrated from El Salvador in 1980.
The Fauquier Chamber will host its second annual Micro Enterprise Symposium on Friday, Oct. 18, at Lord Fairfax Community College near Warrenton.

The event will run from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Carlos Castro, who founded Todos Supermarket in Woodbridge 27 years ago, will deliver the keynote address.

Mr. Castro migrated to the United States from El Salvador in 1980. An entrepreneur by nature, his career path has included work as a remodeling contractor, real estate agent and restaurant owner. Involved in the community, he serves in various capacities on boards, including the Hispanic Organization for Leadership and Action. He focuses on outreach to community youth to get them involved in activities that will help them become successful and respectful leaders. 

> Lessons from a resilient business: Todos Supermarket

The symposium will have nine total presenters in three break-out tracks:

• Turning Your Passion into a Business.

• Moving from Startup to Stable.

• Next Level Business.

Admission is $20 in advance and $25 at the door. The event will include breakfast.

Click here to register or for more information.

Or, call 540-347-4414 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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