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Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

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RuralRISE Summit 2020 - Virtual

Monday, June 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm • Organized By RuralRISE
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Join fellow ecosystem builders in the conversation about rural support. Throughout the day, participants will hear from skilled ecosystem builders and rural entrepreneurs. There will be presentations as well as virtual table conversations to share tips and resources. Throughout the day we will collectively seek to answer the question, "How do we empower the leaders, doers, and innovators in rural communities?"

If you are a rural community member looking for assistance with attending the Summit, please complete a scholarship application here:

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