Dec 06 2016

SBA Hands-On Certification Workshops in Shreveport

Those interested in attending this training must register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/get-certified-hands-on-assistance-shreveport-tickets-29582895236

SBA will host “Get Certified Day” Tuesday, December 7th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. which includes 8(a), HUBZONE, Woman-Owned Small Business, Veteran-Owned Small Business, Serviced–Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business certifications and SAM Registration.

The Federal Government spends in excess of $500 Billion annually in goods and services, and Louisiana small businesses received in excess of $984 million in federal contracts in fiscal year 2015. There were 15 Hubzone and 7 8(a) certified firms in North Louisiana that were awarded a portion of these contracts. There are many more 8(a) and Hubzone firms in North Louisiana that are encouraged to become 8(a) and Hubzone certified and benefit doing business with the Federal Government. The workshops will be held at;

Shreve Memorial Library – Atkins Branch

3704 Greenwood Road

Shreveport, Louisiana 71109

For more information and registration contact Jo Ann Lawrence (504) 589-2879 or email jo.lawrence3@sba.gov