Name: Deering Banjo Company

Location: San Diego, California

Description:  A family-owned and operated business founded by Greg and Janet Deering, the company manufactures hand-crafted banjos.  The company has made more than 100,000 banjos since inception in 1975.

Impact: 48 individuals employed

Community Benefits: Woman co-owned business

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