Sivan Perdue June Client Spotlight

  Tell Us About Your Business My work is all about improving the quality of life and care for individuals living with dementia and their caregivers. I provide services in three areas: individual and group art therapy, coaching and development of personalized care strategies for dementia caregivers, and consultation and training to organizations and facilities about dementia and sexual health. I have been working with older adults for over 15 years, but I have focused my business and clinical practice on supporting individuals living with dementia for the last four years. I am passionate about advocating for the importance of… Learn More

April Client Spotlight – Sarah Guy, Owner of SG Insights

Sarah Guy, The SG Insights Story: Paving the Way for Smarter Decisions Tell me in your own words a little about your business.. What is your top selling product/service, target market, how many years in business, and your favorite thing about your business or clients. My business is about helping other organizations make better informed decision and to more effectively produce results. This comes in many forms such as research, strategic planning, program management services, grant writing and management, data analytics, and so on. One of the most in demand services my portfolio offers is strategic planning. In order to… Learn More

Embrace Your Potential

Embracing Your Potential: How Overcoming Self-Doubt and Fostering Positive Intentions Can Craft Your Dream Career In today’s fast-paced world, where success stories are often projections of relentless hustle and unfaltering confidence, it’s easy to find ourselves caught in the riptide of self-doubt and limiting beliefs. Yet, what if the secret to a thriving, fulfilling career lies not in the external noise, but within our inner voice? The journey toward not just a successful career, but one that feels right, makes us happy and allows us the freedom to control our own time, begins with releasing those limiting self-beliefs and cultivating… Learn More

February: Celebrating Black History Month with Extraordinary Black Women

  Celebrating Black History Month: Honoring Trailblazing Black Women in History   As we welcome February, the Women’s Business Center joins in commemorating Black History Month. This month is not only a time to reflect on the significant contributions and achievements of the Black community but also an opportunity to honor the remarkable Black women who have paved the way for future generations with their resilience, intelligence, and courage.   In the spirit of this celebration, we spotlight a few of these extraordinary women, whose lives and legacies continue to inspire and empower.   Madam C.J. Walker (1867-1919) Born Sarah… Learn More

Maryland Capital Enterprises’ Women’s Business Center 9th Annual Aspire to Succeed & Lead Women’s Conference

Maryland Capital Enterprises Women’s Business Center Announces the 9th Annual “Aspire to Succeed & Lead” Women’s Conference  Empowering women in business, Maryland Capital Enterprises’ Women’s Business Center announces its 9th Annual “Aspire to Succeed & Lead” Women’s Business Conference. This popular event continues to provide a platform for businesswomen to connect, learn, and grow. Scheduled for March 15, 2024, the conference promises a day filled with insightful speakers, networking opportunities, and practical strategies for success. Date: Friday, March 15, 2024 Time: Check-in: 8:30-9:00 AM | Conference: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Location: Wicomico Youth & Civic Center (Midway Room), 500… Learn More

Make a Difference Before the Year Ends – Your Gift Matters

Make a Difference Before the Year Ends Dear Supporters and Friends of the MCE Women’s Business Center, As the year draws to a close and we all start thinking about the upcoming tax season, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the impact we can make together. Your support has been the cornerstone of our success, and as we look ahead to another year of empowering entrepreneurs and bolstering small businesses, we invite you to consider making a year-end charitable donation. Why Give Now? • Tax Benefits: Making a charitable contribution before December 31st can provide you with valuable tax… Learn More

MCE Women’s Business Center Receives Governor’s Citation for Outstanding Services

The Maryland Capital Enterprises’(MCE) Women’s Business Center proudly announces its recent recognition at the Maryland Women’s Small Business Celebration 2023, hosted by the Governor’s Office of Small, Minority & Women’s Business Affairs on October 10, 2023, in Crownsville, Maryland. The event marked the official commencement of Maryland Women’s Small Business Month and celebrated the crucial contributions of women-owned businesses across the state. The celebration was graced by Special Secretary Maria Martinez, representing Governor Wes Moore, who proclaimed October as Maryland Women’s Small Business Month. In addition to this, the event witnessed the launch of program seals for the Minority Business… Learn More

Hello from the Maryland Comptroller’s Office and welcome to the Maryland Capital Enterprises Women’s Business Center’s new website

Hello from the Maryland Comptroller’s Office and welcome to the Maryland Capital Enterprises Women’s Business Center’s new website! As Maryland’s chief fiscal officer since 2007, I know the importance of successful small businesses. Maryland Capital Enterprises (MCE), a nonprofit, community development financing institution has always been a strong resource for new businesses. MCE offers access to capital and free technical assistance to both new and existing small businesses across the state – specifically, on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Baltimore City, and Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties. Let’s do a bit of alphabet soup. MCE is the only Community Development Financial Institutions… Learn More