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Free Community Event: CLFCR’s 32 Annual Celebration

Please join us for a special evening of delightful music, delicious food and exceptional camaraderie as we celebrate 32 years of sustainable community development throughout the Capital Region. Wednesday, October 18th from 5-7 pm at Level’s Banquet Hall, 69 N. Pearl Street, Albany, NY. RSVP to Tina Ross at (518)…

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8-week Small Business Planning Course begins Saturday, September 16th

Join us for some real world business planning. Learn what you need to know to start and run a successful small business with our 8-week intensive training course, offered in partnership with the Huether School of Business of The College of Saint Rose. Class topics include: developing a business plan,…

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8-week Small Business Planning Course begins Thursday, June 29th

Join us for some real world business planning. Learn what you need to know to start and run a successful small business with our 8-week intensive training course, offered in partnership with the Huether School of Business of The College of Saint Rose. Class topics include: developing a business plan,…

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8-week Small Business Planning Course begins Saturday, May 6th

Join us for some real world business planning. Learn what you need to know to start and run a successful small business with our 8-week intensive training course, offered in partnership with the Huether School of Business of The College of Saint Rose. Class topics include: developing a business plan,…

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Getting On The Menu: Becoming a Performing Musician – Tuesday, May 2nd

Getting on the menuPursuing a career as a performing musician? Many artists have been in that fortunate position of opportunity and timing, but have not been prepared or positioned to make the most of it.  Elizabeth Friedman, MBA of Green Room Artist Development, LLC, to provide an overview of the strategic planning…

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Best Practices in Employment Law Wednesday, March 22nd

Hiring your first employee?  Already have employees? The Community Development Clinic of Albany Law School and Innovate 518 are partnering with CLFCR to provide an overview of employment laws and advice about keeping your employment practices in compliance with State &  federal laws. Wednesday, March 22nd 6:00 – 8:00 pm…

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Work for Yourself@50+ Tuesday, March 28, Albany

Work for Yourself@50+ is a program specifically designed to help people 50 and older learn about what it takes to be successfully self-employed in today’s economy. Join us for an interactive workshop where you’ll learn to: Explore your options Find your focus Make a plan Connect with resources in your…

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Work for Yourself@50+ Tuesday, March 21st, Schenectady

Work for Yourself@50+ is a program specifically designed to help people 50 and older learn about what it takes to be successfully self-employed in today’s economy. Join us for an interactive workshop where you’ll learn to: Explore your options Find your focus Make a plan Connect with resources in your…

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Free Workshop: Translating Your Words into Numbers Thursday, February 23rd

This workshop will introduce prospective and current business owners to Excel, how it works and how it can be used to do analysis for your business. CLFCR has partnered with Peter Schaeffing, President & Managing Analyst of High Impact Financial Analysis, to help you translate your words into numbers. Thursday,…

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Free Workshop: Over 50? Want to start your own business? Tuesday, February 21st

Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Let Work for Yourself@50+ help you get started! Work for Yourself@50+ is a program specifically designed to help people 50 and older learn about what it takes to be successfully self-employed in today’s economy. Join CLFCR & AARP for an interactive…

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