Miami Dade College Homepage > MDC in the News

Miami Dade College to Host Webinars on Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

10K Cohort Grads

Miami, June 20, 2014 - Small business owners interested in participating in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at Miami Dade College (MDC) will have the opportunity to learn more at free webinars taking place in June and early July. The college received a five-year grant from Goldman Sachs to run and support this highly regarded program in Miami.  There is no cost to participants. The deadline to apply for Cohort 3 is July 9. 

To participate in a webinar, interested small business owners can sign up here:

Tuesday, June 24, 2 – 3 p.m.:

Tuesday, July 1, 2 - 3 p.m.:

In addition, the college will host information sessions at various campuses. The schedule is as follows: 

Wednesday, June 25, 8 a.m.: Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Room 3208-3209

Friday, June 27, 8 a.m.:  Kendall Campus, 11011 SW 104 St., Room R-402

Tuesday, July 1, 8 a.m.: North Campus, 11380 NW 27 Ave.

Wednesday, July 2, 7 p.m.: Homestead Campus, 500 College Terrace,  Room F222

The webinar and information sessions will provide participants an opportunity to learn more about the program and have questions answered live. 10,000 Small Businesses participants receive practical business education and education about access to capital, and gain access to a powerful network of advisers & peers. 

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses offers selected growing small businesses a free 13-week curriculum of classes and workshops, mentorship and other valuable tools for developing a "comprehensive growth plan" for each business owner. The program, launched last year, is a multi-city program aimed at helping small business owners in target locations create jobs and strengthen the local economy.

To apply for Cohort 3, visit:

For more information about 10,000 Small Businesses, call 305-237-0305 or visit

Media-only contacts:
Juan Mendieta, 305-237-7611,, MDC communications director
Tere Estorino Florin, 305-237-3949,, MDC media relations director
Sue Arrowsmith, 305-237-3710,, media specialist
Roxana Romero, 305-237-3366,, media specialist
Alejandro Rios, 305-237-7482,

Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
ethnicity, pregnancy, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information.
Contact the Office of Director, Equal Opportunity Programs, ADA and Title IX Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for assistance.