Two Philly Black-owned businesses selected for Sixers’ program supporting local minority establishments

SPERGO and Girl Contracting, Inc. were selected as the initial participants in the 76ers’ Buy Black Program, an initiative to help support and grow Black-owned businesses across the Philly region amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The program, which was rolled out last month, will make both companies official team partners next season while receiving customized marketing strategies and other resources to help sustain their businesses.

Locals concerned over proposed state cuts to small-business center

Feb. 27—Area business leaders are pushing back against a recent proposal by Gov. Chris Sununu to end state funding for a business advisory group, a move they say would hurt local economies. That plan, part of the two-year state budget that Sununu, a Republican, proposed earlier this month, would reduce funding for the N.H. Small Business Development Center to $50,000 next year before …

Indio to Offer Grants to Local Small Businesses

Share this article:Indio small business owners impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can apply for grants of up to $10,000 beginning next week, it was announced Friday. The application window for Indio’s Small Business Emergency Assistance Program opens up just after midnight on March 5 and closes just before midnight on March 15. Grants are offered […]

Los Alamos National Lab reports record spending with small businesses

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Los Alamos National Lab is having a record spending year with New Mexico small businesses and they say it’s having a great impact on the state’s economy — even leading to an expansion. Small businesses in the state are getting an extra boost, thanks to LANL’s spending in 2020. “We […] | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico