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The CNMI Small Business Development Center Network at the Northern Marianas College (CNMI SBDC) in collaboration with the NMC Health Squad is thrilled to announce the 2nd Annual Health Night, scheduled for Thursday, January 18, 2024, from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm at NMC’s Mango Terrace between Buildings N and O.

This unique community event is designed to promote health and wellness while showcasing the vibrant offerings of local businesses and organizations. Attendees can look forward to an array of activities, demonstrations, and opportunities to engage with health-conscious vendors.

Event Highlights:

  • Mini Farmers Market: Discover fresh, locally-sourced produce and support our community farmers.
  • Taichi Class: Join an invigorating taichi class led by experienced NMC instructor, Barry Wicksman, promoting physical and mental well-being.
  • NMC Nursing Club Health Screening: Take advantage of free health screenings provided by the NMC Nursing Club, ensuring your well-being.
  • Healthy Recipe Demonstration: NMC's Cooperative Research, Extension, and Education Services will conduct a live demonstration of delicious and nutritious recipes, inspiring healthier eating habits.
  • Client Vendors from CNMI SBDC: Explore a variety of health-forward products from local small businesses supported by the CNMI SBDC. The following vendors are:
    • Mind2Muscle
    • Latte Built Fitness - 24-Hour Gym
    • Camakane Catering
    • Tyler’s Gelatte Stone
    • Paradise Dental Spa
  • Info Booth from CHCC's Community Guidance Center: Learn about behavioral health services offered by the Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation's Community Guidance Center.

Nadine Deleon Guerrero, Network Director of CNMI SBDC, expressed, "We are excited to bring the community together for our 2nd Annual Health Night. This event is a testament to the importance of fostering a healthy lifestyle while supporting local businesses."

About CNMI Small Business Development Center Network:

The CNMI SBDC Network provides business consulting, training, and resources to small businesses in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, fostering economic growth and sustainability. 

About NMC Health Squad:

The NMC Health Squad is dedicated to promoting health awareness and wellness within the Northern Marianas College community and beyond.

The CNMI SBDC Network promotes a business-friendly economic infrastructure in the community, builds entrepreneurial capacity and financial literacy within that community, and provides current and nascent small businesses with the technical assistance, counseling, training, and support they need to innovate, adapt, and grow. 

The CNMI Small Business Development Center Network (CNMI SBDC) Network comprises the CNMI SBDC lead center located in Saipan, the Rota SBDC, and Tinian SBDC. CNMI SBDC Network is partially funded by a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Northern Marianas College. All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. Requests for reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals with at least two weeks advance notice. For arrangements, please contact your local SBDC at P.O.Box 501250 Saipan, MP 96950, Tel: (670) 237-6888, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Services are extended to the public on a non-disciplinary basis.