MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Upcoming SBA Houston Virtual Events

Houston District Office  - May 2021

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SBA-Guaranteed Loans. Lending Partner - Loan - Small Business

Meet the Lender

Wednesday, May 5 | 10:00am CDT | REGISTER HERE

Are you READY to pursue financing to start or grow your business? Meet 3 SBA approved lending representatives in small break-out sessions. Attendees should be READY to talk to a lender (have a business plan/financials, etc.). Lenders will also discuss how they make loan decisions, and steps you can take to mitigate challenges to accessing capital. This virtual event will provide a stepping-stone to building a business banking relationship.


Surety Bonds

SBA Surety Bond Guarantee Program

Wednesday, May 5 | 1:00pm CDT | REGISTER HERE

The U. S. Small Business Administration’s Surety Bond Guarantee Program can help your small business obtain contract, bid, performance, & payment bonds! Join SBA for a free webinar to learn about this program!


PPP


PPP Loan Forgiveness Overview and Q&A

  Monday, May 3 | 2:00pm CDT | 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.


1st Draw and 2nd Draw PPP Loans

(Including filers of IRS Form 1040 Schedule C)
Thursday,  May 6 | 2:00pm CDT | JOIN LIVE

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.


RRF


Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF)

Tuesday, May 4 | 2:00pm CDT | JOIN LIVE
(with Baker Ripley) Wednesday, May 5 | 1:00pm CDT | JOIN LIVE
Friday, May 7 | 9:30am CDT | JOIN LIVE

Topics discussed will include program details, who can apply, how to apply, set asides, funding amounts, allowable use of funds, and resources to get help.

EN ESPAÑOL

Fondo de revitalización
de restaurantes (RRF)

miércoles, 5 de Mayo | 2:00pm CDT | ÚNETE AQUI
jueves, 6 de Mayo | 11:00am CDT | REGISTRAR AQUÍ


Hablaremos sobre el nuevo programa enfocado en ayudar a los restaurantes a sobrevivir a la pandemia. Obtenga más información sobre la elegibilidad, los requisitos y cómo presentar una solicitud.


COMING SOON


Virtual Small Business Summit

Wednesday, May 12 | 9:00am-12:00pm CDT | REGISTER HERE

Pivoting your business in a post COVID-19 world: Join us for a virtual informational and networking event. Hosted by Orange County EDC with presentations from SBA, SBDC, and Workforce Solutions.


What Texas Employers Should Know About Safety

Wednesday, June 9 | 10:00am CDT | JOIN LIVE

Join SBA and The Texas Department of Insurance’s Texas Occupational Safety Consultation (OSHCON) to learn what small businesses should know about their program. This is a confidential no-cost service available to private sector Texas employers (usually with 500 or less employees). Many of OSHCON’s no-cost services are available to public sector employers, too.


Workplace Safety, Health Programs,
& COVID-19 Guidance

Wednesday, June 23 | 10:00am CDT | JOIN LIVE

Join SBA and The Texas Department of Insurance’s Texas Occupational Safety Consultation (OSHCON) to learn what small businesses should know about Workplace Safety, Health Programs & COVID-19 Guidance.


Resource Partner Events
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Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Presents:

 Introduction to the Federal Trademark
Registration Process

Thursday, May 6 | 9:00am CDT | 
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY SBDC


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SCORE Houston Presents:

Generational Marketing
Thursday, May 6 | 12:00pm CDT | 
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY SCORE


GHWCC

GHWCC-WBC Presents:

How to Write a Business Plan
Friday, May 7 | 12:00pm CDT | REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY GHWCC WBC 


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WBEA-WBC Presents:

How to Get WBENC WBE & WOSB Certified
Friday, May 7 | 1:00pm CDT | REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY WBEA WBC 


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PTAC Presents:

Govology: Doing Business with FEMA 
Tuesday, April 27 | 12:00pm CDT | 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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