Tagged: Veteran-Owned Small Business

Veteran-Owned Small Business. Small businesses owned by U.S. veterans.

National Veterans Small Business Week

Join us as we celebrate veteran-owned small business in the first week of November, 2020. We’re bringing together great speakers, spotlighting some current veteran business owners, sharing some knowledge and we are giving away $500.00 mini-grants on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday through sponsorship from Union Bank. #vetbiz Come join us for one, two, three or all of the events listed… Read more

Webinar – Federal Contracting for Veterans and Service Disabled Veterans

This class provides an overview of the Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Federal Contracting Program as well as veteran-owned Small Business eligibility requirements. All small businesses that are interested in submitting an offer on a solicitation that has been set aside under the SDVOSB Program must complete this certification prior to submitting the offer. The Federal Government spent… Read more
Verified Veteran Owned Business

VA increases contracting with Service-Disabled and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

5% growth in goals are first since FY 2010 WASHINGTON — Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) Robert Wilkie today announced an increase to the department’s goals for contracting with Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSB) and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSB).  For fiscal year (FY) 2019, VA seeks to award at least 15% of its total contract dollars to SDVOSBs and at… Read more

Small Business Administration’s SBA Veteran Owned Business Resource Section

Follow VOB On… Attention Veteran Owned Business Directory Members (and veterans thinking about starting/buying a business): the SBA offers this great resource for Starting a Veteran Owned Business, Growing a Veteran Owned Business, Financing a Veteran Owned Business as well as Mentoring & Training for Veteran Owned Businesses and Selling to the Government: https://www.sba.gov/starting-business/how-start-business/business-types/veteran-owned-businesses/. Funding information: https://www.sba.gov/business-guide/grow-your-business/veteran-owned-businesses. Lender match information:… Read more
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VetBiz and CVE Resources for SDVOSBs and VOSBs

Follow VOB On… Attention Veteran Owned Business Directory Members (and veterans thinking about starting/buying a business): The Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization’s (OSDBU) VetBiz’s site provides information about the Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE) (formerly the Center for Veterans Enterprise) efforts to verify Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs).  SDVOSBs and VOSBs who… Read more
Horseshoeing (Farrier) Services

Welcome Reeds Horseshoeing (Farrier Services): New Veteran Owned Business Member

We proudly welcome ARMY (Retired) Veteran Owned “Reeds Horseshoeing” of Copperas Cove, TX (Coryell County) to the Veteran Owned Business Project! Reeds Horseshoeing specializes in horseshoeing and trims.  In case you are wondering, “yes” we have other Veteran Owned Horseshoeing (Farrier) and Blacksmith Service Businesses in the Veteran Owned Business Directory including Dark Horse Farrier Service & Blacksmithing (Magnolia, TX)… Read more
Minnesota Admin

Minnesota Creates More Veteran Owned Small Business Opportunities

Change in State Purchasing Policy Creates More Opportunities for Veteran Owned Businesses The Minnesota Department of Administration announced it will enhance the ability of certain small businesses to compete for state contracts. The initiative began February 1st, when small businesses owned by women, minorities, people with physical disabilities, or veterans bid for state contracts, existing preferences will apply to a… Read more