MARK YOUR CALENDAR: SBA Houston Virtual Events

Houston District Office  - January 2021

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webinar: pandemic relief options for small businesses
shuttered venues operators grant


Prepare NOW:
The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

  Tuesday, February 2  |  11:00am CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Thursday, February 4  |   2:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE

Do 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 information about the grants, who can apply, and how potential organizations can prepare- including how to register in SAM.gov.
CLICK HERE FOR SHUTTERED VENUE OPERATORS GRANT FAQ's


1st Draw and 2nd Draw PPP Loans

     Monday, February 1  |  11:00am CST  |  JOIN LIVE
 Thursday, February 4  |  1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE

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Find out if you are eligible for a First or Second Draw PPP Loan as well as helpful tips on how to calculate loan amounts and how to apply.

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PPP Loan Forgiveness
Overview and Q&A

  Monday, February 1  |  1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
     Friday, February 5  |  1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE

The SBA will  share important factors and very helpful tips you should consider when completing the Loan Forgiveness applications. Q&A will follow.


EIDL Overview, Reconsiderations,
and Targeted Advance Grant

Wednesday, February 3  |  2:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE

EIDL

Learn the basics of the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), how to apply, steps for reconsideration and who is eligible for a targeted advance grant. 

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Ayuda Economica

Viernes, 5 de Febrero  |  11:00am CST?
Haz click aquí para más información o para registrarse 

Una descripción general de los cambios que se están realizando en la recuperación de COVID-19 para los propietarios de pequeñas empresas (PPP, anticipo de EIDL, alivio de la deuda, etc.).


Q&A Sessions


Q&A with SBA Leadership

      Monday, February 1  |  1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Wednesday, February 3  |  1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Do you have questions regarding PPP & EIDL? Want to start or grow your business? You have questions, we have answers! Limited to 30 attendees.


Q&A with SBA for Veterans

Tuesday, February 2  |  3:30pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Get answers to your questions. Spend your evening talking to SBA Houston District Office’s rep, Easter Wright.


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Access to Funding:
Five Things YOU Need to Know

Wednesday, February 3  |  2:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE

A SBA representative will also discuss the SBA 7(a), 504 and micro loan programs, as well as additional resources to help you to thrive and grow.


Meet the Lender

Wednesday, February 3  |  10:30am-12:30pm CST
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO OR TO REGISTER

Matchmaking Event

Are you READY to pursue financing to start or grow your business? Meet 3 SBA approved lending representatives in small break-out sessions.  


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Women-Owned Small Business Chat

Wednesday, February 3  |  3:30pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Join SBA Houston District Office’s rep, Easter Wright, for a discussion about your specific situation. Bring your questions.


How to Get WBENC, WBE,
& WOSB Certified

Friday, February 5  |  1:00pm CST 
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO OR TO REGISTER

Certified

Learn what certification can do for business owners, the documents required, how to complete the app, and how to leverage the WBE certification.


COMING SOON


Q&A for Applicants Applying for the
8(a) Business Development Program

Wednesday, February 10  |  1:30pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Ready to apply for the program OR have applied and received a denial letter? SBA Houston District Office’s reps will provide answers at this session (Be sure to have your letter available).  


New Stimulus Bill: What Does this Mean for YOU?

Thursday, February 11  |  10:00am CST
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO OR TO REGISTER
Join Mark Winchester, Deputy District Director of SBA Houston District, for an overview of the new stimulus bill. Learn what opportunities are available to assist your business during the coronavirus pandemic.


Partner Events
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Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Presents:

Digital Marketing Blueprint
Wednesday, February 3  |  11:30am CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY SBDC


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SCORE Houston Presents:

Shipping as a Small-Business Growth Strategy:
Here's What YOU Need to Know
Tuesday, February 2  |  12:00pm CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY SCORE


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WBEA WBC Presents:

The Importance of Credit Personally & Professionally:
Are You Credit Worthy?
Wednesday, February 3  |  10:30am-12:30pm CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY WBEA WBC


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PTAC Presents:

Contract Opportunities Training
Friday, February 5  |  9:30am-12:00pm CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY PTAC



Want to learn more about SBA Programs & Services?

Download the SBA Houston Resource Guide HERE

Questions? Please contact houston@sba.gov


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