SBA Launches $100 Million Community Navigator Pilot Program

Wisconsin District Office--May 27, 2021

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SBA Launches $100 Million Community Navigator Pilot Program

Local and tribal governments, nonprofits, and other organizations may now apply for the SBA's Community Navigator Pilot Program funding. The program is designed to help SBA connect underserved small businesses with critical financial relief, training, counseling and other resources. Organizations will need to register in the System for Awards Management ( if they have not already, which can take up to two weeks.  Find more information at and apply by July 12. 

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Join today's Community Navigator information session with SBA and the Public Private Strategies Institute!

May 27, 1 pm  

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Training Reminders

SBA Trainings

TODAYGrowing Your Global E-commerce Sales, May 27, 1 pm 

TODAY: Mental Health Parity Compliance Assistance webcast with Department of Labor, May 27, 1 pm

Getting Back on Track: Help is Here with SBA and the Public Private Strategies Institute. For WI, IL, IN, MI, MN, OH: June 3, 1 pm

How Employers and Business Owners Can Comply with American Rescue Plan Changes       June 8, 10 am        June 23, 10 am


Resource Partner Classes

TODAY: Leadership Webinar: Moving Beyond Career Plateaus and Burnout (Western WI WBC), May 27, 2 pm

Doing Business with the National Park Service (WPI), June 3, 9 am

Coffee with Karman and Kelly-Social Media Marketing (Western WI WBC), June 4, 10:30 am

Fastrac 10-Week Business Startup/Expansion: June 8, 8:30 am

Start a Small Business in Eight Steps, June 9, 6 pm

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