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For Immediate Release:
January 05, 2015
Media Contact:
Susana Cortázar

Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust and West Perrine CDC sponsor the 3rd Annual MLK Business Expo

Free community event for residents to learn about a myriad of South Dade services and products

(MIAMI, January 5, 2015) – Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust and West Perrine Community Development Corporation (CDC) will host the 3rd Annual MLK Business Expo Friday, January 16, 2015, at the Palmetto Bay Village Center, 18001 Old Cutler Road, Palmetto Bay, Florida 33157. 

This free community event will showcase nearly 100 businesses and provide attendees the opportunity to speak with experts on South Dade area products; government agencies and their respective services; real estate; personal finance; tax breaks; and much more.  Live music, raffles, giveaways, and refreshments will be available for event goers.

This event provides South Dade residents with an opportunity to become familiar with businesses in their area, and provide them with vital information on available services and products.

The expo is held in association with the West Perrine 34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Celebration.

Event supporters are Miami-Dade County Commissioners Daniella Levine Cava, District 8, and Dennis C. Moss, District 9.  Event partners are Economic Development Council of South Miami-Dade; Neighbors and Neighbors Association; Partners for Self-Employment; and Unique Coalition of Minority Business of South Dade, Inc.

            WHO:             Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust and West Perrine CDC

            WHAT:           3rd Annual MLK Business Expo
            WHEN:          Friday, January 16, 2015
                                    6 – 9 p.m.

            WHERE:        Palmetto Bay Village Center
                                    18001 Old Cutler Road
                                    Palmetto Bay, FL  33157

For more information, visit or contact Maria Diaz de la Portilla at 305-375-5661 or