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Vinessa Williams of The Scott Learning Center in Salisbury

At the age of 21, she opened her daycare center in Salisbury, caring for infants through Pre-K students, along with offers before and after care programs for ages 6-13. Having expanded from 2,700 square foot location to more than 8,000 square feet, caring for over 110 children and employing 25 early childhood teachers.

She credits her parents with always being there for her and encouraging her every step of the way, where she sought assistance from MD Capital Enterprise in obtaining SBA financing for the center’s expansion.

Also contributes to her community by supporting Wicomico High School, pediatric programs at Deer’s Head Hospital and area youth football leagues.

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