💡 Don’t miss out on the valuable workshops SBA Dallas has to offer. Browse their new events HERE 💡

LiftFund’s Women’s Business Center of DFW collaborates with other organizations supporting small businesses in North Texas. Our partners have some great opportunities we think you know about.

 

Check out these events for August 2021!  

B.U.I.L.D.Ecosystem

Understanding SWOT and Operations for Growth

Wednesday, August 18th, 2021  noon – 1:30 pm CST

For a company to succeed, it must understand its strengths and weaknesses. The SWOT analysis helps you see how you stand out in the marketplace, how you can grow as a business, and where you are vulnerable. This easy-to-use tool also helps you identify your company’s opportunities and any threats it faces. The process takes account of both the internal and external factors your company must navigate.

  

THE DEC NETWORK

Preparing for Venture Fundraising & Ask A CFO

August 18th, 2021   4:30 pm – 6:00 pm CST

How well are you prepared for the venture fundraising process? Raising capital looks quick and easy on TV, but the real process is time-consuming and extremely competitive. Join Keith Davidson, a Consulting CFO with CLA, who will discuss what you need to know before you start.

More info & registeration <- link to https://thedec.brushfire.com/community-partnership/505901 

 

CITY OF DALLAS MAYOR’S OFFICE & THE DEC NETWORK

Mayor’s Startup Package

Dallas is dedicated to fostering a culture of innovation and is creating opportunities for success for entrepreneurs, small businesses, and startups.  The Dallas Mayor’s office has partnered with The DEC Network to offer more than $500,000 of in-kind offerings. These include discounts, pro-bono offerings, and critical services to help you start, build, and grow your business.

 

TANDY LEATHER TOGETHER FOUNDATION

Small Business Resilience Fund

August 18th, 2021   4:30 pm – 6:00 pm CST

If you are a Leatherworking entrepreneur and your small business has been affected by a disaster or economic hardship, you may be eligible for financial assistance. Grants may be used for general operating expenses or investments to improve the business. Applicants must be an established business for 2 years with a current workforce of 25 or less, generating between $10,000 and $250,000 annually making and selling products with leather components with economic hardship in prior 6 months and is a Tandy Leather customer.

  • Questions? Email sbcovidgrants@lifftund.com

·   Apply now: https://liftfundforms.cloud.bmisw.com/Grant/TandyLeather