SBA VA Small Biz Insights: Microloans, Workshops, Economic Resources & More!

Virginia-Richmond District Office-September 2021

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Microloans

SBA microloans

Through the microloan program, small businesses and certain nonprofits can borrow up to $50,000 for startup and expansion costs. The average microloan is about $13,000. Learn more about the program and how to apply for a microloan.

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Upcoming Workshops

Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning ...
Small Business Development Center
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 12:15am EDT
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Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning ...
Small Business Development Center
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 12:15am EDT
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Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning ...
Small Business Development Center
Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:15am EDT
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Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning ...
Small Business Development Center
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 12:15am EDT
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Social Media Marketing
Small Business Development Center
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 9:00am EDT
Resource Partner
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Engage in Entrepreneurship
Women's Business Center
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 2:00pm EDT
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Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning ...
Small Business Development Center
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 12:15am EDT
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Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning ...
Small Business Development Center
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 12:15am EDT
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QuadTank: Pitch Prep
Small Business Development Center
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 12:00pm EDT
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The Fundamentals of Writing a Business Plan
Women's Business Center
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:00pm EDT
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The Fundamentals of Writing a Business Plan
Women's Business Center
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:00pm EDT
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How to Start Your Own Business Series
SCORE Business Mentor
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 6:30pm EDT
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Information Corner-Federal Resources


Transfer of the Veteran Small Business Verification Program to the SBA

Previously, veteran-owned small businesses interested in being certified by the Federal Government received their certification through the VA. In order to streamline this process with all other small business certification programs, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of 2021 officially requested that CVE’s responsibilities be transferred to the SBA by January 1, 2023.

Program Purpose
The CVE program plays an essential role in creating opportunity for veteran-owned small businesses across the country. It ensures that veteran-owned small businesses (VOSB) and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses (SDVOSB) can compete for set-aside and sole source contracts through the VA. Eligible VOSBs and SDVOSBs must be verified before they can participate in the program.

Please email questions to cvetransfer@sba.gov.


On-Site Vaccination Clinic Toolkit

On-Site Vaccination Clinic Toolkit | WECANDOTHIS.HHS.GOV

Federal Resources for U.S. Small Businesses

Welcome to the official federal resource website for U.S. small businesses affected by COVID-19 (Coronavirus). You can view relevant federal agency resources, access the latest news, and search for a Small Business Advisor near you.

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COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought overwhelming grief to many families. At FEMA, our mission is to help people before, during and after disasters. We are dedicated to helping ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the virus.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

SBA EIDL and PPP Resources

 

For EIDL applications or updates, please contact the Office of Disaster Assistance.

Disaster Assistance (EIDL)
1‐800‐659‐2955
disastercustomerservice@sba.gov
Hours of Operation: 8am-8pm/Mon-Fri

Economic Injury Disaster Loan

For Paycheck Protection Progam (PPP) questions, please refer to your lender.

Paycheck Protection Program Forgiveness 

 


SCORE Resources

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Veteran Business Outreach Center (VBOC) Resources

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Virginia PTAC

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Virginia SBDC Resources

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Women's Business Center (WBC)-ODU

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Women's Business Center of Richmond (WBC)-The Institute and VUU

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