Author - Jesse Saldana

City of Dallas SBC, Regional Black Contractors Association, and Dallas Leadership Foundation Workforce Program tour with Texas State Representative Toni Rose

The City of Dallas Small Business Center, the Regional Black Contractors Association and the Dallas Leadership Foundation did a Workforce Program tour with Texas State Representative Toni Rose on February 6, 2024.  The tour visited two locations that are part of the program managed by the Regional Black Contractors Association...

Greater Dallas Korean American Chamber of Commerce – How to do Business with the City of Dallas

The Greater Dallas Korean American Chamber of Commerce hosted the City of Dallas Procurement Services Department and Small Business Center on January 25, 2024. The session provided chamber members with information on How to do Business with the City of Dallas and was presented by Angela Akins, Assistant Director of...

Career Readiness Workshops 9 am-3 pm

Career Readiness Workshop Sharpen your skills and prepare for a career with the City of Dallas Friday, January 26, 2024, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM J. Erik Jonsson Central Library 5th Floor Classroom A 1515 Young Street, Dallas, TX 75201 Workshop will prepare you with Information on on how to apply to City of Dallas Careers ...

Chase for Business Make Your Move Summit

Chase for Business Make Your Move Summit (November 1-3, 2023) Limited RSVPs for WBEs in Dallas. Chase for Business Make Your Move Summit (November 1-3, 2023; details attached). The agenda includes resource sharing and insights from industry and celebrity leaders, including Jamie Dimon, Matthew McConaughey, Jay Shetty, Emmitt Smith, Sheryl Swoopes, Dustin...

Community Resource Fair

Do you wish to acquire new skills? Do you believe you require additional talents to be promoted? Attend our free community resource fair to learn more about nonprofit groups that offer training in professions including healthcare, information technology, construction, financial empowerment and more. Join us for the chance to speak...

Shekinah Legacy Holdings and Scottie Smith Family Foundation Launch $1.5M Real Estate Education Initiative in South Dallas

  Shekinah Legacy Holdings and Scottie Smith Family Foundation Launch $1.5M Real Estate Education Initiative in South Dallas DALLAS, August 28, 2023 - Shekinah Legacy Holdings, in a groundbreaking partnership with the Scottie Smith Family Foundation, has proudly announced a $1.5 million initiative aimed at empowering the South Dallas community with knowledge and opportunities...

The Beck School of Construction 2023

THE BECK SCHOOL OF CONSTRUCTION The Beck Group, Dallas County and the City of Dallas are excited to announce the second year of partnership with the Beck School of Construction in Dallas County. The program strengthens working relationships with the small, minority, and women-owned businesses (SMWBE) in the North Texas Region....

Legal Clinic

Legal Clinic     This event was for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs to have One-to-One Meetings with local attorneys. (This was a follow-up event to our Legal Workshop that was held on June 15, 2022.) Presented by: City of Dallas Small Business Center Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP Date and Time: Wednesday, August 17, 2022