Purchasing Vendor Fair March 28
Business owners looking to network, interact with and learn about doing business with key Wichita Public School District staff and local government employees with purchasing authority in various commodity areas: Promotional items, science, visual arts and music, books, safety, cleaning products, technology, DJs, accompanists, and construction should plan on attending the vendor fair scheduled for March 28, 2-4 p.m. at the Alvin E. Morris Administrative Center, 903 S. Edgemoor, Room 813, Wichita, KS.
For additional information contact: Jonathan at 973-4545 or Verna at 973-4551. Refreshments will be provided.
Sponsors include: The City of Wichita, McConnell Air Force Base, City of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council, and Kansas Procurement Technical Assistance Center.
New and Existing Businesses invited to Network at BizBrunch
Tackle business challenges and get leads at the 2nd Annual BizBrunch, on Sat., March 30, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Aloft Wichita Northeast, 2642 N. Oliver. The keynote speaker will be Donna Wright, Managing Principal, Kansas business Services.
This event is presented by the Create Campaign and in partnership with Fidelity Bank, Network Kansas, martin Pringle Attorneys at Law and Westar Energy.
Tickets are $25 per person and $45 for a couple. They can be purchased online @ www.creatcampaign.com/enterprise.
We’re Still Looking for Black-owned Restaurants for FREE Listings
In support of Black-owned businesses, The Community Voice will feature a listing of Black-owned restaurants across Kansas and the Kansas City Metropolitan area in the April 25 issue. If you’re a Black restaurateur, licensed caterer or own a food truck, you qualify for a free listing.
“We figured, everyone doesn’t need a Black engineer or programmer, but all Black people eat,” said Bonita Gooch, editor-in-chief of The Community Voice. “We figured everyone could support a Black-owned restaurant if they just knew where they are.” If you qualify for a listing, call us at 316-681-115 or complete the form on The Community Voice website www.communityvoiceks.com. Click on submissions and complete the form Voice Restaurant Directory Submission.
If you’re a Black person who loves to eat, make sure to check out our April 25 issue. The listing will also be online on the Community Voice webpage at least through summer 2019.