Learning the basics of contracting with the state of California

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When and where
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
1:00pm PT

Join Small Business Majority and the California Department of General Services (DGS) for an informative webinar about the basics of contracting with the state of California.

During this session small business owners will gain valuable insights into the state contracting process, empowering them to expand their business opportunities and enhance their success in contracting with the California state government. We will provide an overview of Cal eProcure, California's online marketplace portal for businesses selling to the State. We will also discuss how to make and improve your profile to find bid opportunities and ensure you are selected 

Topics of discussion also include:

  • An overview of Small Business (SB)/Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) certification program 
  • What is a "Commercially Useful Function", a requirement to doing business with the state.
  • Free and low-cost resources available in your community, including SB/DVBE advocates and how they can help

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from experts in the field and take your small business to the next level by tapping into the state contracting opportunities. Register now to secure your spot and gain the knowledge you need to succeed!

Event topic: 
Access to Capital
Women's entrepreneurship
General Small Business
Veteran's entrepreneurship
Rural Entrepreneurship
Minority Entrepreneurship
Business assistance