Local business are anxious to apply to for Raleigh Small Business COVID-19 Relief Funds. The money may be used to cover the day-to-day operating expenses of businesses located in Raleigh. Up to$10,000 is available to each applicant until funding sources are depleted.     Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark YouTube: The Karen Clark

The City of Raleigh government has partnered with Carolina Small Business Development Fund (CSBDF) to provide grant funds for qualifying small businesses that have been adversely impacted by the pandemic. QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS The Raleigh Small Business COVID-19 Relief Funds may be used to cover the day-to-day operating expenses of businesses located in Raleigh. Up to $10,000 is available to each […]

What: Do I Need to Get Certified? Who: City of Durham Equal Opportunity/Equity Assurance Department When: Thursday, February 28, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Where: City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, First Floor, Durham, N.C. 27701  Fast Facts: ·        Find out about the various minority, women, and small business certification programs now available. Representatives from the […]

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On June 30th, the Export-Import Bank’s charter will expire if Congress refuses to act. House Republicans are in full swing to diminish Ex-Im bank’s ability…

11/27/13- Roland Martin talks with Alfred Edmond Jr., Black Enterprise, about Black Friday and the importance of supporting small businesses on “Small Business Saturday”.

What:              “How to Bid Projects and Complete Requests for Proposals/Qualifications with the City of Durham” – Seminar #1 in the FY13-14 Workshop Series for Small Businesses Who:               City of Durham Equal Opportunity & Equity Assurance Department When:             Thursday, August 29, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Where:            City Hall Council Chambers 101 City […]

Conducted by Farad Ali, vice president of the N.C. Institute of Minority Business Enterprise Development and former City Councilman, this free training is designed for people who are considering starting a business or who have recently started a business. Information on small business basics will be provided, including how to develop the business idea, an […]

What: Technical and Financial Small Business Assistance Programs Who: City of Durham Equal Opportunity and Equity Assurance Department When: Thursday, September 29, 2011, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Where: City Council Chambers 101 City Hall Plaza, First Floor Durham, N.C. 27701 Fast Facts: ·         This seminar will familiarize local small businesses with financial and […]

To celebrate and support Small Business, Radio One of Raleigh is offering an opportunity to help you grow your customer base and increase your business. This exciting new business partnership will expose your business to over 190,000 Radio One listeners and over 150,000 online users. Radio One is building a multi-platform promotion and is offering […]