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Marching to VOSB Certification

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Marching to VOSB Certification

SBA Associate Administrator Larry Stubblefield, head of the SBA’s Office of Veteran Business Development, joins the SBA’s Office of Field Operations to discuss the upcoming migration of the Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE) from the Veterans Administration to the Small Business Administration. Associate Administrator Stubblefield will share how the process is moving and how this change will impact veteran-owned small businesses seeking certification.

This event is held as part of National Veteran Small Business Week where SBA celebrates the continued contributions of veteran-owned small businesses to their communities and the economy.

We look forward to you joining us for this informative webinar.

When: Tuesday, November 8, 2022 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Where: Online


ACCESS presents: Deep Dive with SBA Workshop- Contracting

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Whether you’re a start-up or established, finding resources for your business can be challenging. The SBA Michigan district office and ACCESS invites you to attend an informative discussion to learn about the programs and services of the SBA available to your small business. 

Is government contracting for you? Come out and learn more about how this tool can help you grow your business! Government contracting can be a valuable tool to growing your small business. Come join us for a conversation with the SBA Michigan District Office to learn more about government contracting and if it’s a great fit for your business products and services.

When: Wednesday, November 9, 2022 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Where: Online



Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Affiliation and Lending Criteria for the SBA Business Loan Programs.

SBA has published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Affiliation and Lending Criteria for the SBA Business Loan Programs.

The Notice will affect both the 7(a) and 504 loan programs.

Please take the time to read the Notice in the Federal Register at this link.

We encourage you to make comments by Dec. 27, 2022.


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