Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Peter Turnquest addressed the Small Business Development Centre’s (SBDC) Access Accelerator Southern New Providence Town Hall Meeting at Bahamas Faith Ministries Myles Munroe Diplomat Centre, April 18, 2019. The town hall meeting attracted individuals with business ideas yet to start a business, as well as persons who have started businesses and seek to improve on their ideas. It was held to raise awareness as to the existence of the SBDC and the valuable assistance it provides. The Deputy Prime Minister stated that the SBDC is designed to empower the entrepreneur through advice and grants.