Help us support our community and regional partners - check out these upcoming events for women business owners and entrepreneurs within the WBCS Region.
Texas Woman’s University’s Center for Women Entrepreneurs (CWE) AdvanceHER Grant Program
What: The CWE’s AdvanceHER Grant Program helps established Texas woman-owned, small businesses grow and expand their businesses. A total of 10 business owners will be selected to each receive a $25,000 grant.
When: Application deadline is 5 p.m. CST, March 4th, 2022
DigitalUndivided's BREAKTHROUGH Program
What: DigitalUndivided's BREAKTHROUGH Program, powered by JPMorgan Chase's Advancing Black Pathways, provides founders with a deeper understanding of their customers, the business model that is right for their businesses, types of funding and how to establish strong banking relationships, and how to connect with local resources. In addition, each company accepted into the cohort will receive a $5,000 grant.
When: Apply by February 21st, 2022 CST
What: Are you curious about what it takes for your small business to work with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)? If so, learn more at this virtual outreach event. Representatives from the EPA will present information on their small business program and how to do business with the agency. There is no charge for this event.
When: February 24th, 2022, 11am - 1pm CST
What: Join the U.S. Commercial Service and the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses on February 15, 22, and March 1 for a complimentary three-part webinar series to help you grow your exports in 2022. “New Year, New Growth, New Global Sales” will give you practical exporting tips and advice from U.S. Commercial Service experts & small businesses selling their products and services globally. Special Bonus for Registrants: One-on-one 15-minute virtual “Office Hours” session with U.S. Commercial Service International Trade Specialists offer personalized advice.
When: February 22nd and March 1st 2022, sessions will be held from 1-2pm ET. Register here
What: Walmart is teaming up with SRMSDC and WBEC South to bring you an immersive online class designed to elevate your online marketplace presence. Join this special virtual event and gain important tools to take your business to a new level and welcome a new client base
When: March 17th, 2022, 11am - 1pm CDT
What: Ladies, let’s celebrate Women’s History Month together! Join the Hispanic 100 in this virtual power-hour webinar with The Boeing Company to discuss the impact of corporate America in developing the pipeline to achieve diversity, equity, and inclusion in the professional and supply chain ecosystems. During this fireside chat conversation, we will discover the role of minorities as leading innovators and how corporations like Boeing are creating pathways to develop and expand opportunities and influence.
When: March 7th, 2022, 12pm CST
What: Join the LiftFund Dallas/Ft. Worth Women's Business Center for its 2nd Annual Women of Color Conference. Women of color are among the fastest growing segments among small business owners nationwide. In many ways, they are pioneers in entrepreneurship across many industries and are recognized for their innovation, mentorship, impact, and success.
When: March 24th, 2022, 9:30am - 5:00pm CDT
Where: SMU COX Collins Executive Education Center
What: Are you curious about what it takes for your small business to work with Lockheed Martin? If so, then learn more at this virtual outreach event. Representatives from Lockheed Martin will present information about their small business requirements and expectations. There is no charge for this webinar.
When: March 16th, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm CST
What: The purpose of this event is to create awareness regarding this upcoming large value contract, learn more about the details & specs and to connect subcontractors with potential prime bidders to form teaming partnerships to meet the contract’s diversity goals. Long-term, these partnerships and connections will help your members to get added to the pipeline of available subcontractors for prime bidders on their future projects as well.
When: March 2nd, 2022, 10:00am - 11:30am CST
Where: Online (MS Teams Platform)
What: Join NTTA's Business Diversity, Procurement and internal departments virtually to learn more about our upcoming opportunities and how to do business with NTTA. We will also be joined by our minority advocacy partners, associations and certifying agencies who will provide insight regarding the unique services and opportunities they provide.
When: March 9th, 2022, 10:00am - 11:15am CST