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Policy News – February 29, 2024

On The Hill The House Committee on Small Business will hold a hearing next Thursday, 3/07 at 10:00 AM on “The Rare Earth Mineral Marketplace: Examining the Small Business Role in this Critical Supply Chain.”  The House Committee on Small Business will hold a hearing...

Industry News – February 29, 2024

SBA Launches Funding Competition to Boost Women Veteran Entrepreneurs The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has launched a funding competition, the Women Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program (SB-OVWV-24-001), allocating $300,000 to up to six successful...

Policy News – February 23, 2024

In The States Legislatures in various U.S. states are currently deliberating on more than 400 bills related to artificial intelligence (AI), placing a notable emphasis on the regulation of deep fakes. This surge in legislative engagement is a response to the swift...

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Bootstrap Capital is an investment group that helps early stage companies connect with the resources, connections, and capital they need to be successful. The organization was founded on an intentional strategy to fulfill the gaps that perpetuate a lack of access to capital for diverse communities. Their mission is to create financial returns while connecting high potential entrepreneurs to the innovation ecosystem through access to opportunity. Through their hybrid approach, Bootstrap Capital partners with passionate founders who are looking to transforms large markets.

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