The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced a new funding opportunity to add 12 new organizations to the Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC). The VBOC, which operates through cooperative agreements in 22 locations nationwide, provides workshops, training, counseling, and other services to transitioning service members, veterans, and military spouses interested in starting or expanding a small business. County government agencies in Alaska, Central California, Colorado, Kentucky, Nebraska, Iowa, Nevada, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and South Florida are eligible to become part of VBOC by November 23, 2022.