Recap: Secure the Bag [DC]

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Walker’s Legacy and the DC Housing Finance Agency presented “Secure the Bag: Turning Your Side Hustle Into a Full-Time Gig”—a discussion on turning your entrepreneurial ambitions into business realities. The program featured personal account stories on starting and scaling a side venture.

Featured Speakers Include:

  • Dionna Dorsey, Dionna Dorsey Design & District of Clothing
  • Risha K. Williams, DC Housing Finance Agency
  • Mercy Chikowore, Public Relations & Communications Professional
  • Natalie Cofield, Walker’s Legacy
  • Mariana Barrientos Roig, ROIG Communications, LLC

Panelists gave insights in ways of creating additional income streams while successfully managing a full-time work schedule. The program was in partnership with the DC Housing Finance Agency and the U.S. Minority Business Development Agency.

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