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The Jefferson County Business Resource Center, located in Denver West, is offering a handful of helpful presentations this month.

“Resources for Non-Profits” shares the many research options available through the Jefferson County Library system that can help you find grants, recruit new volunteers and locate new funding and donor organizations in your area, on Thursday, July 26, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Free, but registration requested.

“Why Your Business Needs a Blog and How to Start One Today” explains the benefits of creating a blog for your company, how to use them to generate sales leads, and tips for a successful blogging strategy. It’s held Tuesday, July 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and includes lunch. Fee: $25 with advance registration, $30 at door.

“Start-Up 101: What You Need to Know BEFORE You Consider Starting a Business!” covers the questions that you need to answer before considering opening a business, Thursday, July 26, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Free, but registration requested.

“Bookkeeping 101: Making Cents Out of Your Books” is set for Thursday, Aug. 16, 8 to 10 a.m. This hands-on class shows how to set up basic bookkeeping for a small business. Fee: $10 with advance registration, $20 at door.

For more information about Jeffco BRC and their business education programs, contact Amira Watters, Executive Director, at 303-996-8976, or visit www.jeffcobrc.org.