Category: SBA News

Department of Veterans Affairs

Essential Principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Training Conference | VA Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization

Essential Principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Training Conference Exhibitor Registration Date: June 25, 2024 at 3:00 PM ET Deadline to register for consideration: May 17, 2024, at 4:00 PM ET  The Veterans Health Administration has an opportunity for Pest Management products or services vendors to exhibit their offerings during the annual Integrated Pest Management (IPM) training in Charleston, SC… Read more
COVID-19 Stimulus Package: (Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security "Cares" Act)

Employee Retention Credit under the CARES Act

Advance Payment of Employer Credits Due to COVID-19 Employee Retention Credit The Employee Retention Credit is a refundable tax credit against certain employment taxes equal to 50 percent of the qualified wages an eligible employer pays to employees after March 12, 2020, and before January 1, 2021. Eligible employers can get immediate access to the credit by reducing employment tax deposits… Read more
Small Busimess Administration Loan

SBA NEWS: Small Business Disaster Loans up to $2M (Coronavirus)

SBA To Provide Small Businesses Impacted by  Coronavirus (COVID-19) Up to $2 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today in response to the President’s address to the nation: “The President took bold, decisive action to make our 30 million small businesses more resilient to Coronavirus-related economic disruptions. Small businesses are vital… Read more
Small Busimess Administration

Veteran and Military Community Loans – SBA

Military Reservists Economic Injury Loans The Military Reservist Economic Injury Disaster Loan (MREIDL) provides funds to help an eligible small business meet its ordinary and necessary operating expenses that it could have met, but is unable to, because an essential employee was called-up to active duty in his or her role as a military reservist. Loan Amounts and Use The… Read more

Sharing your upcoming events with the VOB community

How can I share my event with VOB’s community of 300,000 supporters and over 26,000 members? Visit Your Military Veterans Discounts for a full list of military and veterans discounts Many members, supporters, businesses and organizations approach the Veteran Owned Business Project regarding upcoming events in support of our military, veterans and military families.  Some of these events include things… Read more

Superstorm Sandy Low Interest Recovery Loans – Update

The U.S. Small Business Administration, or SBA, has reopened the filing application period for home owners, renters, businesses of all sizes, and non-profit organizations in New Jersey affected by Superstorm Sandy to request disaster loan assistance to recover from the storm. The additional time offers another opportunity for anyone affected by the storm to request low-interest disaster loans to rebuild.… Read more