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WBDC Grants for Women Owned-Businesses

Posted on May 20, 2022


The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC)is offering grants of up to $10,000 for qualified women-owned small businesses as part of their “Equity Match Grant.” Since the start of the program, WBDC has distributed 129 grants of $1.2 million to women-owned businesses in Connecticut.

See the announcement and website below for more information:

The deadline to apply is July 3, 2022

Grants between $2,500 and $10,000 will be awarded for clearly defined

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Budget Recap

Posted on May 13, 2022


Budget adjustments for the fiscal year ending in 2023 were released around 4:30 a.m. Monday May 2nd and taken up later that day in the House of Representatives. The budget passed the House with a party line vote.

Overall, the package will increase spending by 6.4% over the previous year adding $1.4 billion to the budget. Much of the spending involves one-time allocations setting up fiscal cliffs, and election year gimmicks to support favored constituencies.

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Town Hall – East Lyme 5/23 6pm

Posted on May 10, 2022


Dear Friends & Neighbors,

On May 23rd, I will be hosting a town hall meeting with State Senator Paul Formica to discuss the recently concluded 2022 legislative session, as well as state issues that matter to you.

Monday, May 23rd

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

East Lyme Town Hall

108 Pennsylvania Avenue, Niantic