PR&USVI District Office (March 2022)

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Seminarios para Pequeños Negocios de febrero 28 a marzo 4, 2022

Small Business Webinars:

February 28 to March 4, 2022


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Overview of SBA Programs

Resumen de los Programas de SBA

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AST



Una introducción a los diferentes programas que SBA tiene disponibles para iniciar, hacer crecer, expandir y reconstruir su pequeña empresa.

An introduction to the different SBA programs available to start, grow, expand, and rebuild your small business

EIDL Reconsiderations and Increases

Aumentos y Reconsideraciones al EIDL

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Thursday, March 3, 2022

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM AST


Aunque el programa EIDL finalizó para las solicitudes de préstamos nuevos y de anticipo reservado, si recibió una denegación en su préstamo, puede solicitar una reconsideración. Además, puede verificar si es elegible para un incremento en su préstamo actual de EIDL. Aprenda sobre ambos procesos en este seminario virtual.

Although the EIDL program ended for new loan and Targeted Advance applications, if you received a decline to your loan application, you can request reconsideration. Also if you have an existing EIDL loan, you can check if you are eligible for an increase. Learn about both processes in this webinar.

To be conducted in Spanish and free of charge 

 For more information, please call (787) 766-5572 or email

Estos seminarios serán en español y libre de costo

Para más información, favor de llamar al (787)766-5572 o escribirnos a

The SBA Rolls Out New Government Contracting Resource on the Ascent Platform

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The U.S. Small Business Administration is pleased to announce the release of a new resource for business owners focused on Government Contracting through Ascent, SBA’s free interactive platform packed with resources for women small business owners.

Ascent, launched in January 2021, is the first-of-its-kind e-learning platform specifically designed to help nearly 10 million American women entrepreneurs grow and scale their small businesses. Ascent is divided into essential topics called Journeys, developed by experts in women’s entrepreneurship and backed by research on empowering women business owners. 

Beginning January 31, 2022, the new power-packed Journey on Government Contracting will be available to help business owners identify government contracting opportunities suited to their businesses and to prepare them to pursue those opportunities. | Start Learning

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