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NewTown Macon To Increase Black And Women-Owned Businesses In Macon With Knight Foundation Support

Local nonprofit NewTown Macon intends to provide loans and training for women and members of the Black community to start businesses and create jobs. To expand Black and women-owned business in Macon’s urban core, NewTown Macon will distribute loans and provide entrepreneurial training to women and communities of color to start more local ventures thanks …

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Bragg Jam Bests

The staff at NewTown Macon looks forward to Bragg Jam each and every year. Between seeing incredible music acts, enjoying local brews, and making memories we (mostly) won’t forget, we are thrilled to the see the city streets of downtown Macon crowded and bustling at one of downtown Macon’s signature events. NewTown staffers share some …

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Downtown Challenge Fund: Entrepreneurship

Small business growth is an important factor influencing economic development across America. With the growth of entrepreneurship being a major priority in Macon, we interviewed NewTown Macon’s President and CEO, Josh Rogers, and the Director of Business and Real Estate Development, Bethany Rogers, PhD, to hear how grants from the Downtown Challenge Fund and NewTown …

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Now Hiring: Janitor

NewTown Macon, 555 Poplar St., Macon, GA Job Title: Janitor Compensation: $11.00/hour, twenty hours per week, Part-time regular, exempt Benefits: Earns 6.5 vacation days (1/2 full time rate) Application deadline: Monday, March 25, 2019 by 5pm Start date: As soon as possible Office Hours: Can be scheduled flexibly, generally anytime other than 9am to 5pm …

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