What does this historic partnership mean for LGBTBEs?
The LGBT Business Builder is a historic new partnership between the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce and the U.S. Small Business Administration. It is intended to both further the LGBT movement and economically empower individual LGBT entrepreneurs.
LGBT Business Builder events will be held across the country, beginning on March 2nd in San Francisco. This inaugural event will be in partnership with the Golden Gate Business Association, the California Public Utilities Commission, and PG&E. The information and resources from SBA District Offices complements LGBTBE Certification and membership in Local Affiliate Chambers. This triad of resources supports the growth of every certified LGBTBE and reinforces the strong connectivity of the LGBT Business Community.
Here are 5 ways the LGBT Business Builder can help grow your small business.
- Information about LGBT business Certification
- Learn to Leverage your LGBTBE Certification
- Connecting you to SBA District Offices
- Access to Capital
- Participation in Small Business Development Centers
To read the full article at nglcc.org/blog.