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|March 28, 2023||CAL FIRE Commits to DVBE and SBE procurement||
CAL FIRE is ramping up efforts at working with local small businesses (SBEs) and disabled veteran ...Read more
|March 17, 2023||GSA Utilizing SDVOSBs in Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts||
The US General Services Administration (GSA) reported that 45 contract holders had exercised the five-year option for the VETS 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract. This will enable government age ...Read more
|January 26, 2023||Sen. Rosen Looks to Create VOSB/SDVOB/DVBE Outreach Center||
US Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Small Business Committee, has sent a ...Read more
|December 15, 2022||Rule on VOSB and SDVOSB Transfers of Certification Issued||
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has launched Small Business Certification Program for businesses of veteran entrepreneurs.
The program enables veteran-owned small businesses (VOSBs) ...Read more
|November 21, 2022||San Jose Launches M/WBE, LGBTQ, VetBiz Disparity Study||
The City of San Jose is initiating a disparity study to better comprehend the participation of min ...Read more
|September 29, 2022||New Rules for SBA 8(a), WOSB, SDVOSB, and HUBZone Firms||
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced a proposed rule that would significantly alter ...Read more
|September 16, 2022||California’s DGS Updates DVBE & SBE Programs||
California's Small Business and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Services (OSDS) is receiving an influx of Small Business Enterprise (SBE) and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) certif ...Read more
|August 15, 2022||National Defense Authorization Act Includes Provisions for Small Businesses||
The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023 (NDAA), which is a bipartisan defense bill.
It includes numerous measures to supp ...Read more
|August 2, 2022||Santa Clara County M/WBE, DVBE, LGBTQ Disparity Study Looking For Feedback||
Disparity studies determine whether a government entity has engaged in exclusionary practices in the solicitation and award of contracts to minority, women-owned, and ...Read more
|July 27, 2022||SBA Launches Veteran Business Program||
If you are a veteran or service-disabled personnel of the US armed forces and have branched out to the construction industry, the government has changed how veterans have been bidding for federal a ...Read more