Free 'Building Local Partnerships' with local agencies event May 5

Several local agencies said they will host the third annual ”Building Local Partnerships” event Thursday, May 5, from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Boys and Girls Club in Merced.

Participants can learn how to do business with, and receive updates from, various agencies and institutions in Merced, including UC Merced, Merced County Office of Education, Merced Union High School District, the county of Merced and city of Merced.

The Small Business Development Center will also showcase its services.

There’s no cost to attend and a complimentary continental breakfast will be provided. You may advance register at https://intelforms.ucmerced.edu/Form.aspx?id=94

After registration and breakfast, there will be updates from agencies and institutions and a session on general bidding procedures. Then a breakout session will focus on construction building, followed by meetings with buyers.

For more information call Denise Garcia at (209) 228-4085