FREE STATE BUSINESS BULLETIN Page 2
In celebrating June as Youth Month, Seda Free State hosted a Provincial Youth event on 26 June g 2012 at the Xhariep District Municipality g Auditorium in Trompsburg. The purpose of the g event was to empower the youth with information ] on how to start your own business, who is offering g support and where to access funding. 213 young people from nine towns in Kopanong ] Local Municipality attended the occasion. 1 The following business support institutions L rendered presentations: Business development r and support: Seth, SARS and Dept ofArts, Sports ; and Culture / Access to finance: Sefa, DC, FDC, L NEF, ABSA and Standard Bank / Business ; opportunities: Eskom. The support and cooperation of Xhariep District ; Municipality and Kopano Local Municipality with the event is acknowledged with appreciation.