UTA Veterans Business Outreach Center

UTA Veterans Business Outreach Center The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) program is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services for eligible veterans. The Veterans Business Outreach Center at the University Of Texas Arlington (UTAVBOC) is the premier resource for education, training and inspiration to empower transitioning veterans, disabled veterans, National Guard and reserve component members, and spouses to become business owners.
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Join @SecondLady Karen Pence, @SBAJovita, & industry experts to learn about the FREE resources available to help you sta...
08/13/2020

Join @SecondLady Karen Pence, @SBAJovita, & industry experts to learn about the FREE resources available to help you start or grow your military-spouse owned small business. Register today for @SBA’s virtual Military Spouse Entrepreneur Summit, Aug. 19 at 1 p.m. EDT: https://events.hiringourheroes.org/d/37ql80 #SBAMilSpouseSummit

Was your small business part of the food & beverage industry that was hit hard by COVID-19? Get connected with Alice, th...
08/05/2020

Was your small business part of the food & beverage industry that was hit hard by COVID-19? Get connected with Alice, the intelligent business advisor on a three week Sprint where you’ll dig into topics including diversification of product lines, food & beverage manufacturing channels, and food & beverage distribution.

SIGN UP! https://sprint.helloalice.com/food-and-bev/?utm_source=Alice&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Sprint-FoodAndBev&utm_content=Sprint&mc_cid=659cd09bf0&mc_eid=886486680c

Happy Birthday, U.S. Coast Guard!!
08/04/2020

Happy Birthday, U.S. Coast Guard!!

Mo' money, mo' money!Citizens will be awarding 100 minority-owned businesses with grants of $15,000 each, a total of $1....
08/03/2020
The Citizens Bank Minority-Owned Small Business Grant Program

Mo' money, mo' money!

Citizens will be awarding 100 minority-owned businesses with grants of $15,000 each, a total of $1.5 million overall.

To apply, a business must be:

• At least 51% minority owned, operated and controlled by an Asian American, Black American, Hispanic American or Native American
• Either a Citizens Bank Business Banking account holder or, if not a Citizens customer, based within our 11-state footprint
• In business for at least one year, with annual revenue of no more than $1 million

HURRY!!deadline is August 7, 2020 @ 5:00pm E.T. http://citizensbmgp2020.rev.dja.com/

Eligible businesses can apply to the Citizens Bank Minority-Owned Small Business Grant Program for the chance to win $15,000 and a mentorship opportunity to help their small business recover. No pur nec. 18 . 50 US/DC, see rules: Citizensbank.com/. Ends 8/7/20.

SAVE THE DATE! Military Spouse Entrepreneur Summit.This virtual 2.5-hour event is designed to increase awareness of prog...
08/03/2020

SAVE THE DATE! Military Spouse Entrepreneur Summit.

This virtual 2.5-hour event is designed to increase awareness of programs and resources that support entrepreneurship among the military spouse community.

The Summit will be held on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 1 p.m. EDT via the Zoom webinar platform.

REGISTER events.hiringourheroes.org/d/37ql80

Cross Timbers Procurement Technical Assistance Center (CTPTAC) helps companies find contracts for work with local, state...
08/03/2020
Cross Timbers Procurement Center - UT Arlington

Cross Timbers Procurement Technical Assistance Center (CTPTAC) helps companies find contracts for work with local, state and federal governments. Our mission is to increase the number of contracts awarded to companies in the 61 county service area resulting in increased revenue and jobs in the area.

Get connected with Cross Timbers Procurement Center to view and register for any of their August webinars and events! http://www.uta.edu/crosstimbers/

Get connected with LiftFund US- a resource partner dedicated to supporting business owners, especially women and minorit...
08/03/2020

Get connected with LiftFund US- a resource partner dedicated to supporting business owners, especially women and minorities, through business education and consulting.

Determine your eligibility for the COVID-19 Business Resiliency Program by completing the survey --> https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/cbrpapp

Program offers:
COVID Business Assessment and Recommendations
COVID Business Continuity Planning
COVID Emotional Wellness Coaching
Industry Specific Training & Educational Resources

“Following the enactment of COVID-19 emergency legislation, the SBA provided nearly six million small businesses employi...
07/28/2020

“Following the enactment of COVID-19 emergency legislation, the SBA provided nearly six million small businesses employing 30.5 million people with $20 billion through the unprecedented EIDL Advance program,” Administrator Jovita Carranza said. “This program, built from the ground up in less than two weeks, assisted millions of small businesses, including non-profit organizations, sole proprietors and independent contractors, from a wide array of industries and business sectors.”



EIDL loan applications will still be processed even though the Advance is no longer available. As a reminder, the loan portion of the EIDL program continues to have funds available Every eligible small business and non-profit is encouraged to apply to get the resources they need. https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance

Entrepreneurs Wanted: Apply Now for Walmart’s 7th Annual Open Call for U.S.-Manufactured ProductsAPPLY NOW- https://www....
07/27/2020

Entrepreneurs Wanted: Apply Now for Walmart’s 7th Annual Open Call for U.S.-Manufactured Products

APPLY NOW- https://www.walmart-jump.com/

Walmart buyers are looking for U.S. made products to fill their shelves and/or online stores.

Lowe's ROUND 5 application for small business grants opens on July 27, 2020.Lowe's is offering grants of $20,000 to smal...
07/22/2020
Lowe’s-LISC Partnership | Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Lowe's ROUND 5 application for small business grants opens on July 27, 2020.

Lowe's is offering grants of $20,000 to small business owners to help meet their most immediate needs. Eligible expenses include:

Paying rent and utilities
Meeting payroll
Paying outstanding debt to vendors
Upgrading technology infrastructure
Other immediate operational costs

See if you're eligible --> https://www.lisc.org/covid-19/small-business-assistance/small-business-relief-grants/lowes/

LISC is the largest organization in the country supporting projects that revitalize struggling communities.

DON'T FORGET! JOIN US TOMORROW & WEDNESDAY for our Boots to Business entrepreneurship training program for the military-...
07/20/2020

DON'T FORGET! JOIN US TOMORROW & WEDNESDAY for our Boots to Business entrepreneurship training program for the military-connected community!

8:30am-11:30am

https://sforce.co/3fOfJxJ

DON'T FORGET! JOIN US TOMORROW & WEDNESDAY for our Boots to Business entrepreneurship training program for the military-...
07/13/2020

DON'T FORGET! JOIN US TOMORROW & WEDNESDAY for our Boots to Business entrepreneurship training program for the military-connected community!

8:30am-11:30am

https://sforce.co/3iZTnLS

The City of Arlington will distribute thousands of protective face masks to the public for free Thursday, July 16, 2020,...
07/13/2020
Arlington to Distribute Free Masks to Public July 16, 2020, in Fight Against COVID-19

The City of Arlington will distribute thousands of protective face masks to the public for free Thursday, July 16, 2020, as part of ongoing efforts to fight the spread of COVID-19 and help the economy recover. #ArlingtonStrong

https://arlingtontx.gov/news/my_arlington_t_x/news_stories/coronavirus_mask_distribution_july_16?utm_campaign=Arlington_to_Distribute_Free_Masks_to_Public_July_16%2C_2020%2C_in_Fight_Against_COVID-19&utm_medium=Email&utm_source=SocialToaster

Relief Grants Open to Support Austin Small Businesses and Non-Profits The City of Austin Economic Development Department...
07/08/2020
Austin Small Business Relief Grant | AustinTexas.gov

Relief Grants Open to Support Austin Small Businesses and Non-Profits

The City of Austin Economic Development Department announces two grants to support and sustain local, small businesses as well as local non-profit organizations that are facing extreme hardships due to economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic

Applications open until July 24, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. CST

LEARN MORE---> https://www.austintexas.gov/department/austin-small-business-relief-grant

Home About Services Programs Divisions Reports Media FAQ Application Opens: July 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Application Closes: July 24, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. The Austin City Council approved Resolution No. 20200507-023 on May 7, 2020 to provide $10 million for the Austin Small Business Relief Grant. The Cit...

The GRANT SUBMITTAL DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MONDAY, JULY 6TH AT 6 PM. APPLY HERE http://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/c...
07/02/2020

The GRANT SUBMITTAL DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MONDAY, JULY 6TH AT 6 PM.

APPLY HERE http://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/county/small-business.html

The Tarrant County Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Call Center at 817-515-2603 will still be available to assist applicants through Monday, but the SBDC and Tarrant County offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd. Technical issues may be directed to [email protected] .

The United States, Mexico, and Canada updated NAFTA to create the new USMCA. USMCA is mutually beneficial for North Amer...
06/30/2020
USMCA | International Trade Administration

The United States, Mexico, and Canada updated NAFTA to create the new USMCA. USMCA is mutually beneficial for North American workers, farmers, ranchers, and businesses. The new agreement, which goes into effect on July 1, 2020, will create a more balanced environment for trade, will support high-paying jobs for Americans, and will grow the North American economy. https://www.trade.gov/usmca

USMCA The United States, Mexico, and Canada updated NAFTA to create the new USMCA. USMCA is mutually beneficial for North American workers, farmers, ranchers, and businesses. The new agreement, which goes into effect on July 1, 2020, will create a more balanced environment for trade, will support hi...

Join this webinar to discuss optimizing the PPP loan and maximizing its forgiveness. This webinar will address changes t...
06/29/2020
Governor's Small Business Webinar: Optimizing the PPP Loan

Join this webinar to discuss optimizing the PPP loan and maximizing its forgiveness. This webinar will address changes to PPP loan terms and explain how to calculate the potential forgiveness of a loan.

When:
July 1, 2020 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Where:
Online Webinar

https://gov.texas.gov/business/event/optimizing_ppp_loan_webinar?utm_source=Community+-+ACTIVE&utm_campaign=e3ca29d557-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_12_14_03_09_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_854f175334-e3ca29d557-123344239&mc_cid=e3ca29d557&mc_eid=134aabd464

Federal programs in the CARES Act, such as the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), continue to provide relief for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Join us as we discuss optimizing the PPP loan and maximizing its forgiveness. This webinar will address changes to PPP loan terms and explain how to ca...

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701 S. West Street
Arlington, TX
76019

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Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 11:00 - 19:00
Friday 09:00 - 15:00

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(817) 272-6789

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  • Join the Business Beyond the Battlefield community to increase your awareness of entrepreneurial resources. (http://bit.ly/bbbccom)

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  • Register and attend BBBC during NVSBW and take the time to work ON your business rather then always working IN your business, and watch your business thrive. (www.bbbc19.com)
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