SBA Hawaii-Pacific Islands District Office - Small Business Counseling for Veterans


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Small Business Counseling Available for Veterans on the Westside of Oahu

If you are a veteran, spouse of a veteran a reservist, widow of a veteran any veteran connected person and need assistance with starting or growing your business in any of the areas below.

  • Need a Business Plan
  • Assistance preparing your loan application
  • Understanding Your Financial Statements
  • Learning how to Export your Product or Service
  • Registering Your new business
  • Deciding on the Legal Entity (LLC, Corporation etc)
  • Other Business Related information

Please sign-up ASAP to schedule a one on one in person meeting with a business advisor with the Veteran Business Outreach Center (VBOC). SBA’s resources partner will be available by appointment only, at the following local bank: 

Central Pacific Bank – 1030 Makolu Street, Pearl City

Tuesday, October 12th – 10am-1pm

Tuesday, November 9th – 10am-1pm

 Call Central Pacific Bank to Schedule Appointment:  (808) 544-5137

Appointments are taken on a first come first serve basis.


Go to and check out the Small Business Events section to register or find out about more events.

About the U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration makes the American dream of business ownership a reality. As the only go-to resource and voice for small businesses backed by the strength of the federal government, the SBA empowers entrepreneurs and small business owners with the resources and support they need to start, grow or expand their businesses, or recover from a declared disaster. It delivers services through an extensive network of SBA field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations. To learn more, visit

SBA’s participation is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please call the SBA at 541-2990 to make arrangements.