LiftFund’s Women’s Business Center of DFW collaborates with other organizations supporting small businesses in North Texas. Our partners have some great opportunities that we want to share with you.
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Check out these opportunities and events for September 2021


The Dallas Regional Chamber

Talent Attraction Talk; Attracting + Retaining Talent in a Rebounding Economy

Tuesday, September 14 | 8:00 am – 9:15 am CST

Please join us for an in-person Talent Attraction Talk, presented by BGSF, featuring HR and recruiting experts who will share resources and best practices to attract and retain talent in a rebounding economy.
Location: Dallas Regional Chamber, 500 N. Akard St., Ste. 2600, Dallas, TX 75201
Questions? E-mail info@thedec.co
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The Governor’s Commission for Women

North Texas Women-Owned Business Webinar

Wednesday, September 15 | 11:00 am CST

Join the GCW and a panel of subject-matter experts from the North Texas Region as they share information and advice about starting, growing, and sustaining a business including subjects like: Funding Resources, Financial Management, Social Media/Marketing, Ecommerce, & where to find Business Help & Advice.
Cost: No Free
Location: Online
Register here

B.U.I.L.D.

Building a Greater Dallas hosted by B.U.I.L.D

Wednesday, September 15 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm CST

We will discuss the state of immigration and entrepreneurship in the City of Dallas. According to a recent study by New American Economy, immigrants make up 24% of the City’s population and one-third of its entrepreneurs.
Cost: No Free
Location: Online
Questions? E-mail info@thedec.co
Register here

SBA – DFW

NEXT Women’s Business Forum

Thursday, September 16 |8:30 am – 4:00 pm CST

Whether you have an established business or a great business idea, the NEXT Women’s Business Forum will give you new tools to take you and your business to the NEXT level. The event will feature powerful speakers and opportunities for networking and discovering new solutions to your business challenges.
Cost: $69.00
Location: Online
Questions? E-mail Jenny Day, SCORE Assistant, ch.admin0120@scorevolunteer.org
Register here

The DEC Network

How to Gain Investors + Sponsors for your Nonprofit with Jasmine Fain

Thursday, September 16 | 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm CST

Join us in person at Addison Treehouse for a workshop series with Jasmine Fain. This workshop will teach you how to leverage data, mission, and fundraising to get more high-level investors and sponsors to support your nonprofit.
Cost: No Fee
Location: Addison Treehouse, 14681 Midway Road, Addison, TX 75001
Questions? E-mail info@thedec.co
Register here

UTA Veteran Business Outreach Center

Third Thursday Think Tank – What About Franchising? Why Me?

Thursday, September 16 | 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm CST

Featured speaker, Edward James, has focused on diversity and inclusion within franchise systems and serves as the current BidExecs’s VP of Franchise Growth. Whether you’re a corporation that has been in business or a novice who wants to learn about franchising, this workshop will answer your questions and help you proceed with confidence into the franchising world.
Cost: No Fee
Location: Online and In-person (UTA College of Business in Arlington, TX)
Questions? E-mail Ashten Simmons, utavboc@uta.edu
Register here

The DEC Network

Mornings with The DEC@Redbird

Wednesday, September 22 | 9:00 am – 10:00 am CST

The DEC at RedBird strives to hold space for convening like-missioned voices around conversations that promote economic growth, wealth-building, and community development.
Cost: No Fee
Location: Online
Questions? E-mail info@thedec.co
Register here