Tag: SBA

SBA Administrator Releases Statement on Reversal of Roe v Wade

Small Business Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman said that last week’s Supreme Court ruling overturning the 1973 Roe v Wade decision would “jeopardize the civil liberties of millions of women.” Guzman said that the reversal would create ripple effects across communities and our economy, “particularly for women entrepreneurs pursuing the American dream of business ownership.” Guzman […]

SBA Awards Instructor of the Year Awards in the Boots to Business Program for Veterans

The US Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced the six recipients of the ‘Boots to Business Instructor of the Year’ award. SBA Awards Instructor of the Year Awards in the Boots to Business Program for Veterans Veteran-owned small businesses are part of the underserved communities that the Biden-Harris Administration is prioritizing for help. Representatives from […]

Senators Urge SBA to Use Available Money to Fund EIDL Requests

Two Senate committee chairs want the Small Business Administration to pull more funds into the Economic Impact Disaster Loan program. They are asking the SBA to pull Covid-19 relief money from relief programs where it hasn’t been spent. Last week, the SBA urged small business owners in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania […]

Biden Proposes $1.06 Billion for SBA 2023 – Plus Increases in Loan Funding

The Small Business Administration budget request for fiscal year 2023 includes some big increases. The budget request has been passed by the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. The increases to the budget could aid small business owners who are seeking training and counseling, or access to funding. The proposal also increases the SBAs […]

SBA National Small Business Week Focus Is Building a Better America with Resource Communities

The Small Business Administration (SBA) theme for the upcoming National Small Business Week is “Building a Better America Through Entrepreneurship.”   SBA Director of Strategic Alliances Morning Washburn announced the schedule for the week, May 2-7, which includes a virtual summit, a winner’s event, field office events and a national bus tour. Events of the […]

SBA Announces “Building a Better America Through Entrepreneurship” Bus Tour

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced a special bus tour dedicated to ‘Building a Better America Through Entrepreneurship’. SBA Announces “Building a Better America Through Entrepreneurship” Bus Tour The bus tour will highlight historic economic recovery during National Small Business Week and will feature SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman as well as other SBA […]

SBA Adds 2 Courses to Ascent Digital Learning Platform for Small Business

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced the launch of two new educational courses to the Ascent digital learning platform. Ascent is a free learning platform for women entrepreneurs. It provides women-owned small businesses with the resources to drive growth through business partnerships and access to important business information. SBA Adds 2 Courses to Ascent […]