Veterans Outreach Center Needs Your Help

The National Veterans Assistance Coalition was all set to open Victory Village at Boxwood Manor, a full-service facility that will help veterans start and grow businesses, amongst many other services. Unfortunately, a state inspector brought progress to a grinding halt over a regulation about the facility’s sprinkler system. Now, they need your help. They’ve set up a GoFundMe campaign to raise the $200K they need to upgrade the sprinkler system.

Click here to learn more about how you can help.  

Posted by Matthew Pavelek at 03/27/2015 01:40 PM

Last Chance to Nominate a biz for the Woman Vetrepreneur of the Year

If you are a woman who owns a business and you also served in the military, we want to hear your story. Or, if you know a successful woman vetrepreneur, please nominate her business. The 2015 Woman Vetrepreneur of the Year will grace the cover of the May 2015 issue of Vetrepreneur magazine. In addition, she will be celebrated at a special awards ceremony this summer.

Click here to nominate now!

Posted by Matthew Pavelek at 03/27/2015 11:34 AM

Last Week for Woman Vetrepreneur of the Year Nominations!

Are you or is a woman you know the 2015 Woman Vetrepreneur of the Year®? NaVOBA, in partnership with JP Morgan Chase, launched the survey available at http://voy.navoba.com to find successful women who are military veterans and own and operate their own small business. The honorees will be featured in the cover story of the May 2015 issue of Vetrepreneur magazine and will be honored at a special awards ceremony this summer.

Posted by Matthew Pavelek at 03/23/2015 01:29 PM

SBA to Host Twitter Training for Woman Vetrepreneurs

SBA along with Microsoft, SCORE, Maple Street Denim, Marion and Rose's Workshop, National Association of Women in Real Estate Businesses, Google, National Women Business Owners Corporation, Square, The UPS Store, Women’s Economic Ventures and Women Impacting Public Policy will provide resources and tips to help women succeed in business. Check out the details below and learn how you can participate.

Date/Time:  March 18 | 3:00-4:00 pm ET

Click here to learn more.

Also, to nominate a business for the Woman Vetrepreneur of the Year visit http://voy.navoba.com

Posted by Amy H. Handlin at 03/17/2015 09:57 AM

Attention Woman Vetrepreneurs!

The window to apply for the Woman Vetrepreneur of the Year® will be closing soon. The winner will be featured on the cover of the May issue of Vetrepreneur magazine, which is our spotlight on woman vetrepreneurs.

Visit http://voy.navoba.com today to nominate your favorite female vetrepreneur (including yourself!)

The Womens Business Enterprise National Council is also hosting lots of exciting networking opportunities to help your business grow. NaVOBA Corporate Member Shell is hosting a training for women-owned businesses on March 16th in Baltimore and would love female veteran-owned businesses to attend.

To register visit http://wpeo.us/event/20150316/

Also, WBENC is hosting a Business Building Event with CVS in Baltimore on March 20th.

Click here to register.

WBENC also has two upcoming conferences for Women vetrepreneurs:

2015 Summit & Salute
March 18-19, Baltimore, MD
Hotel space is running out! Register at http://summit.wbenc.org

National Conference & Business Fair
June 23-25, 2015 - Austin, TX
Visit www.conf.wbenc.org  to register as an attendee, exhibitor, and learn more about becoming a sponsor!

Posted by Matthew Pavelek at 03/04/2015 05:13 PM


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