Our Upcoming Events

Small Business Majority hosts frequent free events for small businesses in all stages and across industries. Here you will find upcoming events, training seminars and webinars hosted by Small Business Majority and our partners. Look below to find events about access to capital, policy updates, employer resources and more. If you don’t see an upcoming event that piques your interest, scroll down to find our on-demand options.
martes, mayo 31, 2022
1:00pm ET

The pandemic and economic relief efforts have led to more grant opportunities than ever for the nation's small businesses. With the main federal relief programs now over, small businesses are seeking out other funding opportunities that may be available to them.

In this workshop, Small Business Majority is joining SCORE Mentors to help you understand the small business grant landscape, things to consider, where to find funding and more.

  • The different types of grants available to small business owners
  • Tips for crafting your grant application
  • Other free and low-cost capital options for your business
  • Question and answer period
Event type: Access to Capital, COVID-19 Webinar
Location: National
jueves, junio 9, 2022
2:00pm PT

Creating wealth as a small business owner is no easy feat. This is especially true if you are a business owner of color, a woman or if you're located in a rural area. Please join Prestamos CDFIOakland African American Chamber of CommerceSCORE Silicon Valley and Small Business Majority for an interactive presentation on wealth-building tactics to grow your wealth as a small business owner.

Topics of discussion include:

  • An overview of CalSavers 
  • How to create a CalSavers account for free
  • Guide to workplace-based retirement plans for small business owners and the self-employed
  • Free and low-cost resources in your community

In this webinar, we will feature Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce to learn how getting plugged into your local small business ecosystem will prepare you to sustain your business and provide quality jobs for yourself and your workforce.

Event type: Retirement Security, Workplace Benefits Webinar
Location: CA
miércoles, junio 15, 2022
9:30am-3:00pm PT

Please join the SCORE Silicon Valley and Small Business Majority for Diversity in Entrepreneurship: A Focus on Women and Minorities. During the presentation we will provide necessary tools to underserved entrepreneurs through understanding what it takes to achieve their goals. Discussion group leaders will teach and attendees will have time to ask questions and network.

Topics of discussion include

  • Healthcare availability for small businesses
  • Information about the CalSavers and the upcoming mandatory registration
  • California paid family leave program and how to access it
  • Access responsible capital and small business tax credits

Agenda (Subject to Change)

  • 9:30 AM - Registration
  • 10:00 - Program Begins, Keynote Speakers
  • 12:00 PM - Lunch, Free to participants
  • 1:00 - Round Table Discussions
  • 3:00 PM - Program Ends
Event type: Access to Capital, Women's Entrepreneurship, Advocacy Conference
Location: San Jose, CA
miércoles, junio 22, 2022
12:00pm MT

This highly interactive lunch & learn event will feature businesses with innovative products and services that help companies and consumers improve their environmental impact. Attendees will leave the event inspired and aware of concrete actions they can take to combat climate change.

Small Business Majority, in partnership with Good Business Colorado and other organizations across the state, is hosting a "Helping Good Businesses Be Better" Lunch & Learn Series from June 22nd to November 9th. All events will have an in-person and virtual option.

Event type: Technology Roundtable
Location: Durango, CO
miércoles, junio 22, 2022
9:00am PT

For small businesses hit hard by the pandemic, grants are a good solution to overcoming limited cash flow and begin the recovery process. With federal programs ended, join us to learn about new grants and affordable microloan programs to start or grow your business. We will discuss how to find public and private grants and how to get loan and grant ready.

This event will also be offered in person, to attend in person register here.

Event type: Access to Capital Workshop
Location: Moreno Valley, CA