Updates for the SBA Houston District Office.

Houston District Office – February 2023

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Upcoming Events

Houston District Office Monthly Information Series:
Money Mondays

Monday, February 13 | 2:00pm CST | REGISTER

Born Global Venture Lab – America’s Seed Fund
(SBIR/STTR Programs)

Wednesday, February 15 | 6:00pm CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: University of St. Thomas – Center for Science and Health Professions

Lender Matchmaking: Pitch Your Business’ Financial Needs to SBA-Approved Lenders!

Thursday, February 16 | 8:30am-12:00pm CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: HCC Central Campus

(1300 Holman Street, Room #100 – Houston, TX)

Leveraging the SBA 8(a) Program – Hosted by B2G VICTORY

Thursday, February 16 | 12:00pm-1:30pm CST | REGISTER

SBA Surety Bond Guarantee Program

Thursday, February 16 | 1:00pm CST | JOIN LIVE

or CALL IN (Audio ONLY): 202-764-1264 | ID: 357 452 661#

Financing Your Business

Thursday, February 16 | 6:00pm CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: Evelyn Meador Library (2400 N. Meyer Ave – Seabrook, TX)

7(j) Management & Technical Assistance Workshops


FEB-MARCH Offerings by Gabriel Enterprises: DETAILS AND REGISTER

COMING SOON: The 2022 Economic Census

Please respond to the economic census by March 15, 2023, if your business is asked to participate. Visit census.gov/econ to learn more.




Business Expo & Networking Social

Tuesday, February 21 | 10:00am-2:00pm CST

LOCATION: Dow Academic Center (500 College Dr – Lake Jackson, TX)

Small Business Resources Meet & Greet

Tuesday, February 21 | 11:00am CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: 1605 Lockwood Dr. – Houston, TX

Inclusive Business Funding for the Black-Owned Business Community

Wednesday, February 22 | 10:00am CST | REGISTER

Learn How to Get HUBZone Certified

Thursday, February 23 | 2:30pm CST | REGISTER

Minority/Women-Owned Small Business Enterprise (MWBE) Summit

Tuesday, February 28 | 9:30am-11:30am CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: The Ion (4201 Main Street – Houston, TX)

Black History Month Celebration: The Divine Nine

featuring SBA Region VI Administrator, Ted James

Tuesday, February 28 | 6:00pm-8:00pm CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: Legacy Center at Fort Bend Church

(1900 Eldridge Rd.- Sugar Land, TX)

Small Business Meetup in Kingwood

Wednesday, March 1 | 10:00am-11:30am CST | REGISTER

SBA 8(a) Business Development Program

Thursday, March 2 | 9:30am-11:00am CST | PROGRAM ELIBILITY & REGISTER

LOCATION: Sam Houston State University – The Woodlands Center

(3380 College Park Drive, Room 150 – The Woodlands, TX)

4th Annual Houston Business Matchmaker 2023 – Live Virtual Conference

Friday, March 3 | 8:45am-3:30pm CST | REGISTER



Texas Gulf Coast Small Business Development Center:

Preparing Your 2022 Taxes: What You Need to Know

Thursday, February 16 | 10:00am-1:00pm CST | REGISTER

LOCATION: Houston Center SBDC

(1455 West Loop South, Suite 900 – Houston, TX)

SCORE Houston:

Starting and Running Your Own Business Part II

Friday, February 17 | 10:00am-12:00pm CST | REGISTER

WBEA Women’s Business Center:

How to Effectively Create and Present Capability Statements

Monday, March 6 | 2:00pm-4:00pm CST | REGISTER

GHWCC Women’s Business Center:


Procurement Technical Assistance Center (Apex Accelerator):

Limitations of Subcontracting: A Step-by-Step Compliance Guide

Thursday, February 16 | 12:00pm-1:30pm CST | REGISTER