COLUMBUS, Ohio – More than 300,000 women small business owners live in Ohio, providing local jobs and economic stability through their small businesses. As we celebrate Women’s History Month, the SBA’s Columbus Office is emphasizing government contracting programs available to help Ohio’s small businesses which, including women-owned small businesses, received more than $1.4 billion in federal contracts in 2016. For more information, visit https://www.sba.gov/oh/columbus or contact the SBA.

March 6 Emerging Leaders Info Session
9:00 a.m., Hamilton Chamber of Commerce, 201 Dayton St., Hamilton

March 7 Emerging Leaders Info Session
9:00 a.m., HCDC, 1776 Mentor Ave., Norwood

March 7 Contractor Performance – From the Government’s Perspective
1:00 p.m., Webinar

March 8 Doing Business with Government 101
10:30 a.m., Webinar

March 13 Doing Business with Counties
10:30 a.m., Webinar

March 14 Developing an Effective Capability Statement
10:30 a.m., HCDC, 1776 Mentor Ave., Norwood

March 15 Small Business Development
9:00 a.m., Montgomery County Business Solutions, 1435 Cincinnati St., Dayton

March 15 Doing Business with Ohio Cities
10:30 a.m., Webinar
March 20 Disaster Preparation Workshop
10:00 a.m., SBA Columbus Office, 401 N. Front St., Suite 200, Columbus
March 20 Doing Business with State of Ohio
10:30 a.m., Webinar

March 21 SBA Programs & Services
11:00 a.m., Webinar

March 21 Making the Most of the Matchmaker
10:30 a.m., Webinar

March 22 Small Business Development
9:00 a.m., Cultivate, 3989 Broadway, Grove City

March 22 Disaster Preparation Webinar
10:00 a.m., Webinar

March 22 Doing Business with National Guard
10:30 a.m., Webinar

March 23 Small Business Workshop Featuring Rep. Warren Davidson
8:30 a.m., The Crystal Room, 845 W. Market St., Troy

March 27 Doing Business with Ohio Health
10:30 a.m., Webinar

March 29 Developing an Effective Capability Statement
10:30 a.m., Webinar

ABOUT THE U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
The U.S. Small Business Administration was created in 1953 and helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. For more events and helpful business tips, subscribe to our monthly newsletter and email alerts specific to zip code at www.sba.gov/oh/columbus.