Policy News – July 29, 2021

On Thursday, the House Small Business Committee is scheduled to mark up seven pieces of legislation to amend the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act. The markup will be held at 10:00 A.M. (ET) on Thursday, July 29, 2021, in room 2360 Rayburn HOB,...

Industry News – July 29, 2021

Upcoming Dates for SBA Webinar Series The regional webinar series, “Getting Back on Track: Help is Here,” provides entrepreneurs with information and resources to continue to recovering from the pandemic. The webinars will feature speakers from The White House, the...

Policy News – July 22, 2021

The House Committee on Small Business held a virtual hearing on “SBA’s Role in Climate Solutions” yesterday to explore access to capital solutions to promote small business competition when facing climate issues. Also of note, the House Committee on...

Industry News – July 22, 2021

U.S. Bank, Enterprise Community Partners Announce Innovative Racial Equity Bond Issued by Enterprise Community Loan Fund, Enterprise’s Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), the $30 million bond will help provide loans to Black, Indigenous and people of...

Policy News – July 15, 2021

A Morning Consult poll report released Wednesday shares that about 1.8 million out-of-work Americans have turned down jobs because of the generosity of unemployment insurance benefits. This comes at a time when businesses are facing labor supply shortages, read more...

Industry News – July 15, 2021

Wells Fargo commits $200,000 to CDFI Bronze Valley Black-led CDFI Bronze Valley, a member of CDFI intermediary Appalachian Community Capital Development Foundation, will receive $200,000 to help minority-owned small businesses in Birmingham. Bronze Valley is a...