Tag - small business

The City of Dallas Small Business Center and the U.S. Small Business Administration Host 2022 Lender’s Roundtable

The Small Business Center and the U.S. Small Business Administration met on June 29th at the Dallas Central Library with lenders and bankers to discuss how they can use the agency’s loan programs to increase lending in underserved communities. The City of Dallas Small Business Center and the U.S. Small Business...

Managing Mondays – 2nd Quarter Session Series by Veteran Women’s Enterprise Center (VWEC) – The Future Work

It's Managing Monday, the day designed to help you identify the right support for your business. We are kicking off our 2nd Quarter session series with our new partners at ADP. Join us for three engaging sessions: AVAILABLE NOW ON VWEC YOUTUBE - Employer-Based Tax Credits – Every year there are over a...

Managing Mondays – 2nd Quarter Session Series by Veteran Women’s Enterprise Center (VWEC)

It's Managing Monday, the day designed to help you identify the right support for your business. We are kicking off our 2nd Quarter session series with our new partners at ADP. Join us for three engaging sessions: AVAILABLE NOW ON VWEC YOUTUBE - Employer-Based Tax Credits – Every year there are over a...

SBA Introduces Two New Courses, Partnerships and Entrepreneurial Leadership to the Ascent Online Digital Learning Platform

The digital tool provides women-owned small businesses resources to drive growth through business partnerships, building and refining leadership skills WASHINGTON - Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the launch of two new educational modules. Ascent is a digital platform comprised of targeted education modules, called Journeys, that gives small business owners 24/7 access to critical information...

Food Series Collaborative – Advantages of working in a Commercial Kitchen

Advantages of working in a Commercial Kitchen  Sustainable & Zero Waste Kitchen  Running an Environmentally Sustainable Kitchen/Zero Waste Kitchen  Presented by Founder, Revolving Kitchen – Tyler Shin & City of Dallas – OEQ- Danielle McClelland 

Small Business Adaptive Reuse Program

This grant program is designed to assist owner-operators in southern Dallas with improvements to underperforming or vacant buildings for new or continued use. Often, these buildings will be transformed from an old original use to a new use (a gas station to a restaurant, for example). Requirements A pilot program established in...

South Dallas/Fair Park Opportunity Fund

South Dallas Fair Park Opportunity Fund NOFAHuman Development Grant Program Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Non-Profits Only - BONFIRE LINK The South Dallas community is experiencing development and redevelopment at an accelerating pace. Numerous projects that expand the business base and improve the neighborhood's vibrancy are already underway or are planned...

Getting off the boat

After a year-long hiatus, the B.R.A.I.N. blog is back. Just a brief introduction, my name is Mike and I just got off the boat, well maybe an airplane, and I am working with a great team here on the 5th floor at the Dallas Public Library to provide help to...