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SBA New Pandemic Relief Package Resources
January 31st, 2021
PPP New Pandemic Relief Package - The Asian Chamber is providing resources for PPP and EIDL Loan opportunities for the Asian Business Community....
FREE Screening - FAR EAST, DEEP SOUTH Virtual Screening - January 31st
January 26th, 2021
About the Film:FAR EAST DEEP SOUTH is a new 76-minute feature documentary produced by Larissa Lam and Baldwin Chiu, a husband-wife music and filmmaking team based in Los Angeles, CA. The film is based on the award-winning short film, Finding Cleveland. The film presents a very personal and unique perspective on immigration, race, and American identity. The film was written and directed by Larissa ...
SBA Calls - Week of Jan 25
January 24th, 2021
Prepare Now: The Shuttered Venue Operators GrantTuesday, January 26  |  3:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVEFriday, January 29  |  9:00am CST  |  JOIN LIVEDo you operate a live venue, live performing arts organization, movie house or cultural institution, or are you a theatrical producer, talent representative, or venue promoter and have been impacted by COVID-19? This webinar provides introductory informatio...
Comcast RISE now accepting Applications
January 24th, 2021
Representation. Investment. Strength. Empowerment.Recently, small businesses have been dealing with the ongoing impact of the pandemic, socialunrest, and environmental events. We have been working proactively to help all our smallbusiness customers.Independent small businesses are the backbone of our communities, and today, more than ever, small businesses owned by Black, Hispanic and Asian Americ...
GHBPF Monthly Webinar and Bid Opportunities
January 21st, 2021
Please Join Us on Tuesday, January 26, 2021For the Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum (GHBPF) Webinar Series from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. as we continue to observe social distancing requirements of our Strategic Partner and Host - Houston Community College, West Loop Campus and be sensitive to the health and safety concerns of our Strategic and Community Partners, Participants and Attende...
University of Houston HUB Opportunities
January 21st, 2021
UH Colleges Priority Spending AreasThe HUB Operations team through meetings with College staff the following priority spendingareas:ChemicalsInformation Technology (Hardware/Software)Web DesignVideo ProductionDocument ScanningTranslation ServicesMedical Supplies & EquipmentPhotographyPromotional AwardsCatering Services (Box Lunches-Hot & Cold items)*Note: this list is subject to changePlease estab...
Census Data Question and Answer Webinar
January 21st, 2021
Census Data Q&A WebinarWe know you have many questions about data.census.gov, the new data access platform of the U.S. Census Bureau. And we want to help answer them!Join us as Survey Statistician, Tyson Weister, answers frequently asked questions, and questions submitted through chat during the live event, about data.census.gov.Join UsDate: January 26Time: 2:00 p.m. ETDial In: 800-369-1984 OR 312...
Houston Business Recovery Seminar
January 21st, 2021
Houston Business Recovery Seminar on Thursday, January 28, 2021, from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM CST, conducted via Zoom. The event is the second of two seminars examining gaps, needs, and capabilities of the City of Houston’s disaster response systems. The program on January 28will focus on the leadership challenges of disaster recovery. The seminar will build upon Houston’s groundbreaking partnerships bet...
Newsletter - More Funding Opportunities and SBA Resources
January 20th, 2021
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WHIAPPI - Federal Resources
January 20th, 2021
On WHIAAPI’s new website, find federal resources regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, business tools and opportunities, and information on jobs, internships and fellowships in the federal government.Coronavirus (COVID-19) – translated resources Resources for Businesses Learn more about WHIAPPI on their website......
Understanding the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
January 20th, 2021
How Music Venues Apply For SBA Pandemic AssistanceWhen: Thursday, January 21, 2021, 1:00 - 2:00 PM Central TimeWhere: Online Webinar About:The Governor's Office of Small Business Assistance is partnering with the Texas Music Office to connect Texas small businesses in the music industry with vital recovery resources. Attendees will learn about new and existing programs can help their business, suc...
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses - Summer 2021
January 20th, 2021
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a program for small businesses that links learning toaction. Receive the tools and professional support to develop a strategic and customized plan for growth or pivoting your business to the next level.No cost to applicant if accepted!Accepting applications for the Summer 2021 until Jan. 25, 2021.......
SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative
January 20th, 2021
The Emerging Leaders Initiative is an intensive executive-level series intended to accelerate the growth of high-potential small businesses in America’s underserved cities.  Developed by SBA and drawing on the experiences of advisors and business leaders in urban communities across the country, this comprehensive curriculum provides the tools to catapult your company to the next level and help it ...
SBA Calls - Week of Jan 18, 2021
January 20th, 2021
The New Relief Package: What You Need to KnowThe SBA Houston District office will provide a preview of what is coming down the pipeline in terms of COVID-19 recovery for small business owners (PPP, EIDL advance, debt relief, etc.).View the Events......
Houston Public Works Launches Smart Utility Check-up Program
January 16th, 2021
HOUSTON - Houston Public Works is inviting commercial buildings to join its inaugural Smart Utility Check-Up Program. The free program is designed to improve water and utility efficiency within the commercial sector. Businesses who participate will receive monthly water, electricity and gas utility assessments. Imperial Utilities & Sustainability, Inc. will provide data analysis on utility use wit...
Learn How METRO Procures its Small Purchases
January 16th, 2021
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.Join Us and Learn:  Procedures for Small Purchases ($50k and Under) Number of Quotes Needed ($50k and Under) The Informal ProcessVerbal I Written Quotes How P.O.'s Are Awarded GovQuote.Net (The website where you can find some of our request for quotes)......
FBISD Small Business Workshop - January 27, 2021
January 16th, 2021
FBISD Small Business Enterprise Program Workshop upcoming projects & small business opportunities. (Construction & Non-Construction)Contractors, sub-contractors and other interested businesses are invited to learn more about upcoming projects within FBISD. Attendees will learn more about the Small Business Enterprise Program, which was adopted by the Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees.......
Newsletter - Protection Program (PPP) PPP Re-Opens to Small Lenders on 1/15
January 14th, 2021
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Newsletter - PPP Reopens Today - Jan 11, 2021
January 11th, 2021
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PAC-AAPI 2020 Report
January 11th, 2021
The President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (PAC-AAPI) submitted their 2020 Report: Advancing Economic Empowerment for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders – A Call to Action. The Report proposes actionable recommendations for the Executive Branch to enhance economic resources and to implement transformational solutions that ensure full AAPI participation in the U...