Stop #2-Happy Hour-Community Listening Tour-Fairfax County
Meet us for Happy Hour! Members of the NVBCC leadership team and community partners want to connect with you. The NVBCC is on a mission to connect with businesses and organizations in Northern Virginia. If you work, live and play in Fairfax County...Join Us! Date: June 17,2021 Location: Maker's Union Pub for the People. 1811 Library Street Reston VA 20190 Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Stop #3- Happy Hour- Community Listening Tour-Prince William County
Meet us for Happy Hour! Members of the NVBCC leadership team and community partners want to connect with you. The NVBCC is on a mission to connect with businesses and organizations in Northern Virginia. If you work, live and play in PWC...Join Us!Date: July 15,2021Location: Electric Palm 12745 Sea Ray Lane Woodbridge VA 22192Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Listening Tour
Join the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce as we embark on a Regional Listening Tour. We want to hear about the state of your business and community. Community business partners from around the region will join us and you will have the opportunity to network. Our first stop will be virtual! May 25 at 3pm- We will discuss the American Rescue Plan , Small Business Funding, SBA programs and more. Bring your questions to the call. Speaker Marlon Dubisson, District Director Office of Congressman Gerald E. Connolly, VA11
Time To Scale up-eVA
eVA is Virginia’s online, electronic procurement system. This session will provide an overview of the Virginia’s procurement process, purchasing policies, and the eVA tools that are available to assist you in navigating the procurement process. Everything for procurement in Virginia is all in eVA so join us to learn about the eVA system. Speaker: Kim Brewer, Virginia Department of General Services
Time to Scale UP-Federal Certifications for your business
The SBA provides several certification programs to help small businesses win federal contracts. Whether you are a disadvantaged business, women-owned business, service-disabled veteran-owned business or located in a HUBzone, join us to learn which program is best for your small business.
Time to Scale UP- Financing Options
The Virginia Small Business Financing Authority (VSBFA) is the financing arm of the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity. VSBFA offers direct loan programs, credit enhancing programs, and bond and grant programs to small businesses. Join us to learn financing options from VSBFA for your small business. Speaker: Karen White, Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity
Masks Up...Tees Up
Join the chamber for our first in person event! Meet your online colleagues , reconnect with Chamber members and tee up the conversations. We have you covered rain or shine. Date: Thursday, June 10,2021. Time: 6pm-9pm. Spots are filling up!
Member Spotlight: Jane Reynolds
THE HONORABLE JANE M. REYNOLDS. She is the FIRST African American Female JUDGE for the 15th Judicial District, covering Caroline County, Essex, Fredericksburg, Hanover County, King George, Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond County, Spotsylvania , Stafford County, and Westmoreland, Virginia. Please, take some time and help congratulate Jane Reynolds on this tremendous accomplishment. Intern, Jarrett Alexander, interviewed Jane.
Level UP- Marketing Summit
We are excited to share this 3-Day luncheon experience. Learn from fellow NVBCC members and Guest Speakers as they help your team to Level-UP marketing skill sets and techniques to reach your ideal clients.
Member Spotlight: Freddie Jackson
Mortgages are his business, his expertise, and his success is wholly dependent on your satisfaction, which is why Freddie is fully committed to providing you sound advice and great service. At Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. you'll find a knowledgeable and experienced staff, a wide variety of loan options, and quick, efficient processing. We are grateful for his Corporate support of the NVBCC
Year of Strength
Join members of the NVBCC for an evening of music and celebration! What are we celebrating? The ending of one year of working through the pandemic...One year of building Chamber relationships is on the rise. We'll send out a membership gift and have DJ Drex to keep the momentum going! If you have been wanting to connect with the NVBCC, this will be a perfect opportunity to meet members and board members. We'll have some gifts and prizes too! Register before March 24,2021 to receive your gift. Date: Tuesday, March 30,2021 Time: 6pm -7:30pm
Kidpreneur Spring Break Camp
NVBCC and National Association for Kidpreneurs partner on a 3 day Spring Break Camp! Sign up for a virtual three day workshop series for youth ages 8-17! Learn how to turn their passion into an entrepreneurial business idea. Students are instructed on how to create a business plan and a professional pitch. Participants will hear from current Kidpreneurs, learn what makes a great product and/or service idea, and create a simple business plan. Topics:Identifying Business IdeasMarketingBudgetingPublic SpeakingBrandingTime Management
Member Spotlight: Networking Engineering Technologies
Thank you Networking Engineering Technologies for sponsoring the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce. We are grateful for the support of our new member, Ronal Butler.
New Year, New Brand!
Something different about us? Come see our new brand and learn more about the new and exciting opportunities the Chamber has in store!