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

Interested in a paid apprenticeship & a career in Manufacturing? (Bronx)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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Getting Certified as a Minority & Women-Owned Business (M/WBE) Webinar, 1 Session, Bronx 10/15/2019

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

Organized by Pace University Small Business Development Center


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WE Master Leadership Courses (2 day workshop: 10/15, 10/22)

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

You will have the opportunity to learn from experts in leadership development and entrepreneurship. Please note, this course consists of two sessions - please plan on attending all of them! 

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Interested in a paid apprenticeship & a career in Manufacturing? (Bronx)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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Business Finances 1: Getting Started,1 Session, Bronx 10/15/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Financial management can be the most intimidating part of running a business. The goal of this course is to reveal that it need not be.

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Apprentice NYC Assessments

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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SBS-PTAC: Cost Estimating for Professional Service Firms, 10/16/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services
This workshop will provide business owners with an overview of the process to create a compliant cost estimate for goods and services bids.
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Creating a Business Idea That Works, Upper Manhattan, 10/16/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


During this course, you will:
• Determine the market problem your business will solve
• Develop a framework and research plan to better understand your target customer, industry, and competitors
• Develop a unique value proposition (UVP) statement
• Draft your business concept statement

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NYC M/WBE Harvest -- Oct. 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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Catering Business Pathways - Information Session

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services


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Interested in a paid apprenticeship & a career in Manufacturing? (Bronx)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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SBS-PTAC: "Construction Site Safety", 10/17/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services
This workshop is designed to provide contractors an overview of Construction Site Safety.
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WE Connect Mentor Session with Krista Barnett

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Krista Barnett in her office

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Interested in a paid apprenticeship & a career in Manufacturing? (Bronx)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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Become Certified As a Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Workshop, Upper Manhattan NYC Business Solutions Center, 10/17/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Learn about M/WBE Certification!

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WE Master Money: Credit with Girl Boss NYC at TEEM CoWorking

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Workshop topics include:

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Apprentice NYC Assessments

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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WE NYC 1-on-1 Credit Consultations at TEEM CoWorking, 10/18/2019

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

One-on-one 30 minute session with a financial counselor can help you:

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Apprentice NYC Assessments

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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Building your Business Operations , 1 session, Bronx 10/21/2019

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Building your Business Operations 

Many businesses fail not because of a bad business idea, but because there was no system that standardized, measured, and improved its operations.

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Interested in a paid apprenticeship & a career in Manufacturing? (Bronx)

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Get Paid While You Learn - Starting pay as an apprentice is $16/hour and as you gain more skills, you may receive merit-based pay increases.

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Bronx M/WBE Forum

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

The City of New York spends up to $17 Billion per year on goods and services. Getting certified as a Minority and or/ Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) will help you compete for these opportunities and access exclusive programs to help your small business grow. More than 9,000 businesses currently benefit from New York City certification.  Join us to learn how to:   

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WE Master Money: Funding workshop at the Made in NY Media Center

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

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

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Prepare for Disruptions and Avoid DSNY Violations Webinar

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

From gas leaks and fires, to major hurricanes, flooding, and blackouts, NYC business owners face many challenges that can impact your operations and assets. The Department of Small Business Services (SBS) is here to help guide you through the start of a business continuity plan. Join us and the NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) in learning how to avoid common violations related to commercial recycling, organics, the NYC Foam Ban, and the start of your business continuity plan.   

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Business Finance 1: Getting Started, Upper Manhattan, 10/22/19

Organized by The NYC Department of Small Business Services

Intended for entrepreneurs unfamiliar with business financial management, Business Finances 1 introduces its key terms and concepts in everyday language.

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WE Legal Clinic with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP 10/23/2019

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

WE Legal helps women entrepreneurs access free legal consultations, so they can make the right decisions to start, operate and grow their business. At this WE Legal Clinic attendees will receive one-on-one consultations on the following topics:

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WE Connect Mentor Session with Cate Luzio | Luminary Series

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Cate at Luminary

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WE Master Leadership at Class & Co (2 day workshop: 11/1, 11/8)

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

WE Master Leadership is a free workshop designed to help women entrepreneurs gain the critical management skills needed to start, operate, and grow a successful business. 

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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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WE Connect Mentor Session with Chef Grace Ramirez

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Grace Ramirez is more than a television chef. This vivacious and stylish icon, known as La Latina, uses her exquisite Latin cooking to empower children, women and minorities, educating them about food, including creating a healthy relationship with it through her work with multiple nonprofit organizations.

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WE Master Money: Credit workshop + 1-on-1 Consultations at the Made in NY Media Center

Organized by Women Entrepreneurs NYC

Workshop topics include:

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