Helpful links

To further help small businesses market their goods and services to large organizations, we encourage you to visit the following organizations dedicated to serving small diverse businesses.

U.S. Small Business Administration
The SBA provides financial, technical and management assistance to help Americans start, run, and grow their businesses.

National Minority Supplier Development Council
The NMSDC is one of the country's leading business membership organizations which provides a link between corporate America and minority owned businesses.

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), founded in 1997, is the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States. WBENC, a national 501(c)(3) non-profit, partners with 14 Regional Partner Organizations to provide its world class standard of certification to women-owned businesses throughout the country.

National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
The National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) is the business voice of the LGBT community and is the largest global not-for-profit advocacy organization dedicated to expanding economic opportunities and advancements for LGBT people.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization
The VA OSDBU mission is to enable Veterans to gain access to economic opportunity by leveraging the federal procurement system and expanding participation of procurement-ready small businesses.