Resources

What can SBMA and WHEDco do for my business?

SBMA and WHEDco can connect you to no-cost resources to help your business thrive, including:

  • Business workshops and trainings
  • One-on-one legal advice and lease review
  • Advisors to help businesses avoid fines
  • Assistance finding financial services and opportunities

Contact us today to find out how we can help your business by emailing us at business@whedco.org.

Are you looking for financial, legal, or marketing assistance to help build or grow your business? Download WHEDco’s South Bronx Business Resources Guide to find no-cost or low-cost resources available to small businesses.


 

Free Business Courses

Getting Certified as a Minority & Women-Owned Business (M/WBE) Webinar, 1 Session, Bronx 06/18/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

If you want to do business with the government, getting certified as a Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) can help you to accomplish that goal! Getting certified as a Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) gives you exclusive access to opportunities to sell to government, networking events, inclusion in the City's Online Directory of Certified Businesses and offers many other benefits.

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WE Master Money: Credit at Made in NY Media Center, 06/18/2019

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Do you know your credit score? Do you know what its impact is on your business?

WE NYC and the Made in NY Media Center by IFP invite you to the WE Master Money: Credit workshop. This workshop is part of a series designed to help women entrepreneurs gain knowledge about credit building as a basis for improving personal finances and access to capital for one's business.

Learn how to improve your credit and its impact on your business through workshops and one-on-one sessions with a certified financial counselor.

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SIBL Free One-On-One Business Counseling Sessions By Appointment

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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NYC M/WBE Harvest -- June. 2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Are you ready to submit your application for NYC M/WBE certification or recertification? If so, the M/WBE Harvest is for you.

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Business Finance 2: Planning For Profitability, Upper Manhattan, 6/18/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


Every entrepreneur is in business to make profits, but only some do. A critical step to success is creating the financial plan that will guide your business to profitability.
The goal of this course is to provide you the information and tools to create your own profitability plan. Whether you are planning to start or grow, this course can help.

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WE Master Money: Credit, Bronx, 06/19/2019

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Workshop topics include:

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WE Legal Clinic with Baker & McKenzie LLP 6/19/2019

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

WE NYC is partnering with Baker & McKenzie LLP to host a We Legal Clinic! 

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First Steps to Starting a Business, Washington Heights, 6/20/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Opening a business in New York City can be intimidating at the start. Many entrepreneurs ask: where do I begin?
The goal of this course is to help you understand what it means to be a successful entrepreneur in New York City.

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SBS-PTAC: "Basics of Subcontracting for Construction Firms", 06/20/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

This workshop will provide an overview of the best practices for construction firms entering into subcontracting agreements with prime contractors on government contracts.

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WE Connect Mentor Session | Juanita Galvis from The Assemblage on Social Impact

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Juanita Galvis at the Assemblage 17 John Street

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Developing A Marketing Strategy, Upper Manhattan, 6/20/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

The goal of this course is to help entrepreneurs at any stage build a foundational marketing strategy that will inform every marketing tactic they use.

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Queens Small Business Resource Fair (Long Island City)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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WE Master Money Conference: Get Your Business Funded!

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

This one-day conference will give you the tools you need to make the right moves when it comes to preparing to seek funding to start or grow your business. The day will be a mix of talks, workshops, and panels, that will be both practical and inspirational.

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SBS-PTAC: Selling to Government (afternoon session), 6/25/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Learn how the government can become your customer!

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Protect Your Business: Prepare for Business Disruptions

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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AMP NYC Demo Night

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

AMP NYC, a 3-month accelerator pilot program for media and entertainment small businesses, is hosting a marketplace event to showcase their work and elevate their position in the industry. Come meet and celebrate with the 20 impressive participants at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP.

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SBS-PTAC: "MWBE Certified: What's Next?", 06/27/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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One-on-One Meeting with Lenders, Upper Manhattan, 6/27/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Are you seeking capital for your small business? 

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Obtaining Financing for your Business (By Appointment)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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First Step to Starting a Business, Upper Manhattan, 07/03/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

The goal of this course is to help you understand what it means to be a successful entrepreneur in New York City.

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Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprise Certification Workshop - 07/09/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

There are now more opportunities for certified Minority- and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) to bid on public contracts, increase their capacity and effectively contribute to the City's economy. This workshop is conducted by trained certification analysts who will guide you through the certification process so you can get your application right the first time!

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WE Master Money: Funding at Made in NY Media Center, 07/10/2019

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

How well do you know your financing options? Do you need help developing the perfect business pitch?

WE NYC and the Made in NY Media Center by IFP invite you to the WE Master Money: Funding workshop. This workshop is part of a series designed to help women entrepreneurs gain knowledge about alternative sources of funding for their businesses. 

Learn about financing options for your business, how to talk to investors, and meet representatives from alternative lending sources.

Workshop topics include:

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WE Connect Mentor Session | Cheryl Gentry at Alley

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Cheryl Gentry is the Founder & CEO of Glow Global Events.  Named 2017 Top Influential Women in Meetings and 2017 Brava Award Winner Top Female CEO by SmartCEO. Gentry is a leader in the $40-billion event industry. Currently setting her sights on the diversity-challenged world of tech, she’s developing an event tech platform, called Onsite Planner, which is set to revolutionize the event planning industry.

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How to Select the Right Business Structure, Upper Manhattan, 7/11/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

 1 Session; 2 Hours

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