Brooklyn Public Library hosts business startup competition

The Brooklyn Public Library held a startup competition with a big cash prize for first-time business entrepreneurs. Past winners who have turned their ideas into successful businesses include Fort

News 12 Staff

Dec 10, 2015, 8:24 PM

Updated 3,056 days ago

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Brooklyn Public Library hosts business startup competition
The Brooklyn Public Library held a startup competition with a big cash prize for first-time business entrepreneurs.
Past winners who have turned their ideas into successful businesses include Fort Greene's Greenlight Bookstore and Bogata Latin Bistro. 

The cash prize is sponsored by Citi Group. 
A library spokesperson says they are part of the community and want to help community businesses start and thrive.
The spokesperson says the library offers job support and business-planning classes for those who missed the competition.


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