October 08th

DID YOU KNOW THAT?…

IMMIGRANTS ARE TWICE AS LIKELY TO START A BUSINESS

IMMIGRANT BUSINESSES ARE 1.5X MORE LIKELY TO EXPORT

          IMMIGRANTS RUN25% OF U.S. TECH COMPANIES

IMMIGRANTS STARTED 44% OF SILICON VALLEY TECH VENTURES

Hartford region immigrants are full of upside potential.  Their capacity is 37%  higherthan low skilled.   They are underemployed, compared to their skill set.

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WHAT INTERNATIONAL HARTFORD IS

International Hartford is a new project to make use of immigrant know-how and ambition.  We support the region’s immigrants who set up businesses.   Find out more:

TUESDAY, OCT. 8   6 – 8 p.m.

Hartford Public Library (2nd fl.)

light dinner served       discussion in Spanish and English              ALLimmigrantswelcomed

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free child care provided, with a reservation       rsvp to ART@INTERHARTFORD.ORG(or  860-719-1856)