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MBDA is the only federal agency tasked with promoting the growth and competitiveness of minority-owned businesses. If you are looking for the official source to information about MBDA, please visit www.mbda.gov or follow us on twitter @USMBDA.

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As we continue to honor Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we must also acknowledge the harsh realities that are occ...
05/10/2021

As we continue to honor Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we must also acknowledge the harsh realities that are occurring around us. Join us for a moment of solidarity with this official statement from Acting National Director Edith McCloud. https://go.usa.gov/xHwfu
#MBDAAPAHM #MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

As we continue to honor Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we must also acknowledge the harsh realities that are occurring around us. Join us for a moment of solidarity with this official statement from Acting National Director Edith McCloud. https://go.usa.gov/xHwfu
#MBDAAPAHM #MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

Don't forget! MBDA 2021 Summer Internship applications are due TODAY by 5PM ET! Don't miss your opportunity to apply for...
05/10/2021

Don't forget! MBDA 2021 Summer Internship applications are due TODAY by 5PM ET! Don't miss your opportunity to apply for this virtual internship. Visit www.mbda.gov for submission info.
#WinningthefutureNOW #summerinternship #federalinternship #governmentinternship

Don't forget! MBDA 2021 Summer Internship applications are due TODAY by 5PM ET! Don't miss your opportunity to apply for this virtual internship. Visit www.mbda.gov for submission info.
#WinningthefutureNOW #summerinternship #federalinternship #governmentinternship

During  Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, MBDA will feature success stories highlighting AANHPI business owners. Th...
05/07/2021

During Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, MBDA will feature success stories highlighting AANHPI business owners. This week, we present a Q&A with Catalyte CEO, Jacob Hsu. Read his story: go.usa.gov/xHwzB
#MBDAAPAHM #winningthefutureNOW #minoritybusiness

During Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, MBDA will feature success stories highlighting AANHPI business owners. This week, we present a Q&A with Catalyte CEO, Jacob Hsu. Read his story: go.usa.gov/xHwzB
#MBDAAPAHM #winningthefutureNOW #minoritybusiness

Join the Atlanta MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center for the Virtual 5th Annual National MBE Manufacturers Summit 2021. V...
05/07/2021

Join the Atlanta MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center for the Virtual 5th Annual National MBE Manufacturers Summit 2021. Visit www.mbemanufacturersummit.com to register for A Future Forward virtual experience and explore the current and future state of SMART, IoT, and AI innovation and opportunities for MBEs to compete globally. #WinningtheFutureNOW #minoritybusiness #innovation

Join the Atlanta MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center for the Virtual 5th Annual National MBE Manufacturers Summit 2021. Visit www.mbemanufacturersummit.com to register for A Future Forward virtual experience and explore the current and future state of SMART, IoT, and AI innovation and opportunities for MBEs to compete globally. #WinningtheFutureNOW #minoritybusiness #innovation

#DYK Asian American-owned employer firms account for over 40% of all minority-owned employer firms in the U.S.  #MBDAAPA...
05/06/2021

#DYK Asian American-owned employer firms account for over 40% of all minority-owned employer firms in the U.S.
#MBDAAPAHM #MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

#DYK Asian American-owned employer firms account for over 40% of all minority-owned employer firms in the U.S.
#MBDAAPAHM #MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

Join SBA's Office of International Trade TODAY at 2PM ET for a webinar about digital strategies to grow international sa...
05/06/2021

Join SBA's Office of International Trade TODAY at 2PM ET for a webinar about digital strategies to grow international sales for your business. REGISTER HERE ➡️http://ow.ly/tM5m50EGfhj

#WinningtheFutureNOW #innovation #minoritybusiness #exporting #global #WorldTradeMonth

Join SBA's Office of International Trade TODAY at 2PM ET for a webinar about digital strategies to grow international sales for your business. REGISTER HERE ➡️http://ow.ly/tM5m50EGfhj

#WinningtheFutureNOW #innovation #minoritybusiness #exporting #global #WorldTradeMonth

#DYK: Proclamation 4650 established Asian Pacific American Heritage Week. In the Proclamation,  President Carter cited t...
05/05/2021

#DYK: Proclamation 4650 established Asian Pacific American Heritage Week. In the Proclamation, President Carter cited the contributions Asian/Pacific Americans made to sciences, arts, industry, government and commerce. In 1992, the week was expanded to a monthlong celebration
#MBDAAPAHM #MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

#DYK: Proclamation 4650 established Asian Pacific American Heritage Week. In the Proclamation, President Carter cited the contributions Asian/Pacific Americans made to sciences, arts, industry, government and commerce. In 1992, the week was expanded to a monthlong celebration
#MBDAAPAHM #MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

Kick off APAHM today with the Export to Asia with Confidence webinar. Join the Sacramento MBDA  and Export-Import Bank o...
05/04/2021

Kick off APAHM today with the Export to Asia with Confidence webinar. Join the Sacramento MBDA and Export-Import Bank of the United States for this exciting discussion and learn how to achieve exporting success by overcoming trade finance obstacles. Register NOW: http://ow.ly/16P150EEgqp
#WinningtheFutureNOW #MinorityBusiness

Kick off APAHM today with the Export to Asia with Confidence webinar. Join the Sacramento MBDA and Export-Import Bank of the United States for this exciting discussion and learn how to achieve exporting success by overcoming trade finance obstacles. Register NOW: http://ow.ly/16P150EEgqp
#WinningtheFutureNOW #MinorityBusiness

This May, we honor the invaluable contributions to innovation and culture by Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacifi...
05/03/2021

This May, we honor the invaluable contributions to innovation and culture by Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander business leaders. We begin our celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with the Presidential Proclamation go.usa.gov/xHV98

This May, we honor the invaluable contributions to innovation and culture by Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander business leaders. We begin our celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with the Presidential Proclamation go.usa.gov/xHV98

Register today and join the Sacramento MBDA Export Center and Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) on May 4th ...
04/29/2021

Register today and join the Sacramento MBDA Export Center and Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) on May 4th for the Export to Asia with Confidence webinar. Join this exciting discussion and learn how to achieve exporting success by overcoming trade finance obstacles. Register here: http://ow.ly/3EDq50EBdy4

Register today and join the Sacramento MBDA Export Center and Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) on May 4th for the Export to Asia with Confidence webinar. Join this exciting discussion and learn how to achieve exporting success by overcoming trade finance obstacles. Register here: http://ow.ly/3EDq50EBdy4

Grow your business through exporting! The International Trade Administration has a program for women of color to help yo...
04/29/2021

Grow your business through exporting! The International Trade Administration has a program for women of color to help you build an export strategy and develop important business connections: https://www.trade.gov/womens-global-trade-empowerment Check it out today.
#exports #trade #womenentrepreneur

Grow your business through exporting! The International Trade Administration has a program for women of color to help you build an export strategy and develop important business connections: https://www.trade.gov/womens-global-trade-empowerment Check it out today.
#exports #trade #womenentrepreneur

Are you an entrepreneur in the Greater DC area? If so, join DCHealthLink for the 7th Annual #POWERUPDC Small Business Su...
04/28/2021

Are you an entrepreneur in the Greater DC area? If so, join DCHealthLink for the 7th Annual #POWERUPDC Small Business Summit on May 4th at10AM ET. Register today to access resources to help recalibrate for success. http://ow.ly/3sYl50EA23V
#MinorityBusiness #webinar

Are you an entrepreneur in the Greater DC area? If so, join DCHealthLink for the 7th Annual #POWERUPDC Small Business Summit on May 4th at10AM ET. Register today to access resources to help recalibrate for success. http://ow.ly/3sYl50EA23V
#MinorityBusiness #webinar

The groundbreaking announcement by President Biden of a new paid leave tax credit to help small- and medium-sized busine...
04/28/2021

The groundbreaking announcement by President Biden of a new paid leave tax credit to help small- and medium-sized businesses is a huge step to ensure that every American has the support to get vaccinated. Learn more https://go.usa.gov/xHQYt
#WinningtheFutureNOW #minoritybusiness

The groundbreaking announcement by President Biden of a new paid leave tax credit to help small- and medium-sized businesses is a huge step to ensure that every American has the support to get vaccinated. Learn more https://go.usa.gov/xHQYt
#WinningtheFutureNOW #minoritybusiness

DEADLINE EXTENDED: MBDA Summer Internship application deadline has been extended until May 10th  at 5PM ET! Visit www.mb...
04/27/2021

DEADLINE EXTENDED: MBDA Summer Internship application deadline has been extended until May 10th at 5PM ET! Visit www.mbda.gov for submission information.
#WinningtheFutureNOW #SummerInternship #FederalInternship #GovernmentInternship

DEADLINE EXTENDED: MBDA Summer Internship application deadline has been extended until May 10th at 5PM ET! Visit www.mbda.gov for submission information.
#WinningtheFutureNOW #SummerInternship #FederalInternship #GovernmentInternship

04/26/2021

World IP Day 2021 celebrates the ingenuity and creativity behind every inventor, their courage to make a difference, and their worldly contributions to enhancing the lives of others. Register and join USPTO at 3PM ET for their annual World IP webinar celebrating innovation and creativity. http://ow.ly/X3Bq50ExXv8
#WorldIPDay #WinningtheFutureNOW #minoritybusiness

Calling all Greater Washington, DC entrepreneurs! Join DCHealthLink for the 7th Annual #POWERUPDC Small Business Summit ...
04/23/2021

Calling all Greater Washington, DC entrepreneurs! Join DCHealthLink for the 7th Annual #POWERUPDC Small Business Summit on May 4th at 10AM ET. Register today to access resources to help recalibrate for success. https://www.dchealthlink.com/powerupdc2021
#MinorityBusiness #webinar #entrepreneur

Calling all Greater Washington, DC entrepreneurs! Join DCHealthLink for the 7th Annual #POWERUPDC Small Business Summit on May 4th at 10AM ET. Register today to access resources to help recalibrate for success. https://www.dchealthlink.com/powerupdc2021
#MinorityBusiness #webinar #entrepreneur

ATTN COLLEGE STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADS!  Time is running out to submit your application for the MBDA Summer Internship p...
04/23/2021

ATTN COLLEGE STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADS! Time is running out to submit your application for the MBDA Summer Internship program! Visit www.mbda.gov to learn more about this opportunity.
#WinningtheFutureNOW #SummerInternship #FederalInternship #GovernmentInternship

ATTN COLLEGE STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADS! Time is running out to submit your application for the MBDA Summer Internship program! Visit www.mbda.gov to learn more about this opportunity.
#WinningtheFutureNOW #SummerInternship #FederalInternship #GovernmentInternship

Happy Earth Day! Share what contributions and changes you are making to save our planet.#EarthDay2021 #WinningtheFutureN...
04/22/2021

Happy Earth Day! Share what contributions and changes you are making to save our planet.
#EarthDay2021 #WinningtheFutureNOW

Happy Earth Day! Share what contributions and changes you are making to save our planet.
#EarthDay2021 #WinningtheFutureNOW

TODAY: Join U.S. MBDA Enterprising Women of Color in partnership with Coca-Cola for Level UP! Get in the Million Dollar ...
04/21/2021

TODAY: Join U.S. MBDA Enterprising Women of Color in partnership with Coca-Cola for Level UP! Get in the Million Dollar Mindset at 2:00pm ET. Learn how to leverage resources, tools, and identify strategic partners in your community to scale your business. Register now at https://hopin.com/events/level-up-get-in-the-million-dollar-mindset

#EWOC #MBDAEWOC #MinorityBusiness #webinar #entrepreneur

TODAY: Join U.S. MBDA Enterprising Women of Color in partnership with Coca-Cola for Level UP! Get in the Million Dollar Mindset at 2:00pm ET. Learn how to leverage resources, tools, and identify strategic partners in your community to scale your business. Register now at https://hopin.com/events/level-up-get-in-the-million-dollar-mindset

#EWOC #MBDAEWOC #MinorityBusiness #webinar #entrepreneur

Export Nation, a global business podcast, provides informative content highlighting America's export experts and trade-r...
04/20/2021

Export Nation, a global business podcast, provides informative content highlighting America's export experts and trade-related news, successes, events, and insights. Listen to recent episodes: bit.ly/3fIvPMh
#WinningtheFutureNOW #podcast #innovation #exporting

Export Nation, a global business podcast, provides informative content highlighting America's export experts and trade-related news, successes, events, and insights. Listen to recent episodes: bit.ly/3fIvPMh
#WinningtheFutureNOW #podcast #innovation #exporting

#DYK that MBDA has a National Network of  Business Centers, Specialty Centers, and Projects focused on providing trainin...
04/19/2021

#DYK that MBDA has a National Network of Business Centers, Specialty Centers, and Projects focused on providing training and info on gaining greater access to capital, contracts and markets? Visit https://www.mbda.gov/mbda-programs to find a center near you.
#MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

#DYK that MBDA has a National Network of Business Centers, Specialty Centers, and Projects focused on providing training and info on gaining greater access to capital, contracts and markets? Visit https://www.mbda.gov/mbda-programs to find a center near you.
#MinorityBusiness #WinningtheFutureNOW

Final weekend before the 4/22 deadline for the MBDA Export Center project grant competitions. Visit go.usa.gov/xsunY to ...
04/16/2021

Final weekend before the 4/22 deadline for the MBDA Export Center project grant competitions. Visit go.usa.gov/xsunY to learn more
#MBDAgrants #federalgrants #grantcompetition

Final weekend before the 4/22 deadline for the MBDA Export Center project grant competitions. Visit go.usa.gov/xsunY to learn more
#MBDAgrants #federalgrants #grantcompetition

REMINDER: The MBDA Federal Procurement grant competition closes on April 19th at 11:59PM ET. Visit go.usa.gov/xssn3 for ...
04/16/2021

REMINDER: The MBDA Federal Procurement grant competition closes on April 19th at 11:59PM ET. Visit go.usa.gov/xssn3 for more information.
#MBDAgrants #federalgrants #grantcompetition

REMINDER: The MBDA Federal Procurement grant competition closes on April 19th at 11:59PM ET. Visit go.usa.gov/xssn3 for more information.
#MBDAgrants #federalgrants #grantcompetition

Majority Black-Led MaC Venture Capital Raised Inaugural $110 Million Fund To Invest In Emerging Tech Disruptors. Learn a...
04/15/2021

Majority Black-Led MaC Venture Capital Raised Inaugural $110 Million Fund To Invest In Emerging Tech Disruptors. Learn about this newly formed venture and their plans to identify and invest in underrepresented tech entrepreneurs.
http://ow.ly/bkSi50EpKVX

#WinningtheFutureNOW #venturecapital #innovation #minorityinnovation #investors

Majority Black-Led MaC Venture Capital Raised Inaugural $110 Million Fund To Invest In Emerging Tech Disruptors. Learn about this newly formed venture and their plans to identify and invest in underrepresented tech entrepreneurs.
http://ow.ly/bkSi50EpKVX

#WinningtheFutureNOW #venturecapital #innovation #minorityinnovation #investors

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT: Join  U.S. MBDA Enterprising Women of Color in partnership with Coca-Cola for Level UP! Get in the...
04/14/2021

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT: Join U.S. MBDA Enterprising Women of Color in partnership with Coca-Cola for Level UP! Get in the Million Dollar Mindset on April 21st at 2:00pm ET. Learn how to leverage resources, tools, and identify strategic partners in your community to scale your business. Register today at http://ow.ly/DaFv50EoDSq

#EWOC #MBDAEWOC #MinorityBusiness #webinar #entrepreneur

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT: Join U.S. MBDA Enterprising Women of Color in partnership with Coca-Cola for Level UP! Get in the Million Dollar Mindset on April 21st at 2:00pm ET. Learn how to leverage resources, tools, and identify strategic partners in your community to scale your business. Register today at http://ow.ly/DaFv50EoDSq

#EWOC #MBDAEWOC #MinorityBusiness #webinar #entrepreneur

Do you know any #college students or recent grads? If so, encourage them to apply to the MBDA Summer Internship program!...
04/13/2021

Do you know any #college students or recent grads? If so, encourage them to apply to the MBDA Summer Internship program! Visit www.mbda.gov to learn more about this opportunity. Application deadline is 4/26 by 5PM ET.
#WinningthefutureNOW #summerinternship #federalinternship #governmentinternship

Do you know any #college students or recent grads? If so, encourage them to apply to the MBDA Summer Internship program! Visit www.mbda.gov to learn more about this opportunity. Application deadline is 4/26 by 5PM ET.
#WinningthefutureNOW #summerinternship #federalinternship #governmentinternship

These 8 female venture capitalists are making investments in technologies we need on Earth and in space. Read their stor...
04/12/2021

These 8 female venture capitalists are making investments in technologies we need on Earth and in space. Read their stories and remember their names at http://ow.ly/xy7h50EmLc4
#WinningtheFutureNOW #venturecapital #innovation #minorityinnovation #investors

These 8 female venture capitalists are making investments in technologies we need on Earth and in space. Read their stories and remember their names at http://ow.ly/xy7h50EmLc4
#WinningtheFutureNOW #venturecapital #innovation #minorityinnovation #investors

Attention all senior-level #PublicAffairs, #Communications and #PublicRelations #jobseekers: There's still time to apply...
04/12/2021

Attention all senior-level #PublicAffairs, #Communications and #PublicRelations #jobseekers: There's still time to apply for the Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist (GS-15) position. Apply now to join our MBDA team.

Current or Former Federal Employees (MP): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597514700
Public (DE): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597511300

#jobopportunity #jobsearch #jobs #hiring #governmentjobs #WinningtheFutureNOW #communications

Attention all senior-level #PublicAffairs, #Communications and #PublicRelations #jobseekers: There's still time to apply for the Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist (GS-15) position. Apply now to join our MBDA team.

Current or Former Federal Employees (MP): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597514700
Public (DE): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597511300

#jobopportunity #jobsearch #jobs #hiring #governmentjobs #WinningtheFutureNOW #communications

Interested in applying for an MBDA #federalgrant? We have two OPEN #grant competitions. Check out tips and resources at ...
04/09/2021

Interested in applying for an MBDA #federalgrant? We have two OPEN #grant competitions. Check out tips and resources at www.mbda.gov before submitting your #grant application. #MBDAgrants #federalgrants #grantcompetition

Interested in applying for an MBDA #federalgrant? We have two OPEN #grant competitions. Check out tips and resources at www.mbda.gov before submitting your #grant application. #MBDAgrants #federalgrants #grantcompetition

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