MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Upcoming SBA Houston Events!

Houston District Office  - July 2021

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Small Business Summer School

Multi-Part Series:

Prepare YOUR Business with SBA's 4 C's
(Capital, Contracting, Crisis, and Counseling)

OVERVIEW: The 4 C's of the SBA

Tuesday, July 6 | 2:30pm CDT

CAPITAL: Meet the Lender

Wednesday, July 7 | 10:00am CDT



Prepare for
the Next Disaster
July 14 | 2:00pm CDT

Prepare to Do Business with the Government
July 21 | 1:00pm CDT

Prepare to Meet with a Business Counselor
July 30 | 10:00am CDT

SBIR Summer Series:
Prepare a Winning Proposal for America's Seed Fund!

July 7-30 (Wednesdays and Fridays) | FULL DETAILS
The Texas 2021 SBIR Summer Series is a sequence of 5 workshops, 100% virtual geared towards proposal development and writing. Each session is designed to help SBIR /STTR applicants become more successful in the SBIR/STTR program, access America’s Seed Fund and promote science and technology innovation.

Business Resources & News by SBA Just for YOU!

Tuesday, July 6 | 10:00am CDT | JOIN LIVE
Now more than ever, resources and news are important to your business. Join SBA for highlights. Business Resources and News by SBA Just for YOU!  

How to Receive PPP Loan Forgiveness

 Tuesday, July 6 | 1:00pm CDT | JOIN LIVE

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An SBA representative will walk you step-by-step through the Loan Forgiveness process. The SBA will also share important factors and tips you should consider when completing the Loan Forgiveness applications. Q&A will follow.

Cómo encontrar recursos locales
para su empresa


Miércoles, 7 de julio | 2:00pm CDT | REGISTRO
Obtenga información sobre cómo acceder a asesoramiento gratuito, asistencia financiera y otra ayuda para su negocio.

COVID Economic Injury
Disaster Loan Overview

Wednesday, July 7 | 2:30pm CDT | JOIN LIVE


Learn the basics of the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), how to apply, steps for reconsideration & loan increases, and who is eligible for a targeted advance grant. Application deadline:12/31/2021.

Start or Expand Your Business with SBA-Guaranteed Loans

The Basics of a Loan Request

Wednesday, July 7 | 1:00pm CDT | JOIN LIVE
How much do you need? What will the funds be used for? Do you need a term loan or a line of credit? Don't miss this live session to discuss the best loan for your business and get answers to all your questions!

Help Me Help You

Thursday, July 8 | 1:00pm CDT | JOIN LIVE
Lenders want to help you, but you need to equip them with the information they need. Join this live session to discuss the criteria lenders follow when approving a loan. You will learn what constitutes a complete loan package and how to mitigate weaknesses.

Certification Opportunities for Your Business

Thursday, July 8 | 12:30pm CDT | JOIN LIVE
This workshop is designed to introduce your business to the various federal government certification/contracting programs by the Small Business Administration. 

Q&A with SBA

Friday, July 9 | 9:30am CDT | JOIN LIVE
Bring your inquiries to SBA. Spend your morning talking to SBA Houston District Office, E. Wright. Best customer service around.


Resource Partner Events


Take Your Business From Good to Great

Thursday, July 8 | 11:30am CDT | REGISTER

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How to Start and Run Your Own Business

Saturday, July 10 | 9:00am CDT | REGISTER

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The Small Business Guide to
QuickBooks Online

Wednesday, July 7 | 3:00pm CDT | REGISTER

Storytelling: Form a Personal
Connection with Your Brand

Monday, July 19 | 12:00pm CDT | REGISTER


Contract Opportunities Training

Friday, July 9 | 9:30am CDT | REGISTER

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Want to learn more about SBA Programs & Services?

Download the SBA Houston Resource Guide HERE

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