Calendar

Jan
28
Thu
NMSDC “The Power of Capital: How to Fuel the Growth of Your Business” @ Online
Jan 28 @ 11:00 am – Jan 31 @ 12:30 pm
NMSDC “The Power of Capital: How to Fuel the Growth of Your Business” @ Online

Chase for Business and Advancing Black Pathways have come together to offer Advancing Black Entrepreneurs — a collection of practical resources tailored to help Black business owners grow and scale their business.

In partnership with Black Enterprise, the National Urban League, the U.S. Black Chambers and the National Minority Supplier Development Council, Advancing Black Entrepreneurs by Chase for Business has developed a series of information-packed sessions that help expand your financial knowledge, including the latest – The Power of Capital.

This 90-minute guided digital session, offered at no cost, provides a deeper understanding of the various funding options and will cover topics like:

  • Thinking strategically about your cash flow
  • Determining if your business needs to borrow
  • Knowing why you’re a good investment
  • Identifying which financial data is important
  • Learning your credit options
  • Understanding Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs

Don’t miss this chance to take a close look at funding options you can consider for your business.

Register Here

Feb
5
Fri
SBA Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
SBA Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online

This webinar will cover the new Coronavirus relief bill updates to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application and related instructions.

Representatives from the SBA and the Washington State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will provide updates on the new PPP loan and loan forgiveness requirements:

Topics Covered:
  • PPP Basic Forgiveness Application Information
  • The PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Required Docs
  • Simplified Process for PPP loans under $150,000
  • Effect of the EIDL Advance
  • Retro-active elements of the new legislation
  • What you will need to be most successful in obtaining loan forgiveness

This webinar will be presented bi-weekly as needed.

Presenters:

Steve Burke, Washington SBDC Certified Business Advisor

Janie Sacco, Marketing and Outreach Specialist, Seattle District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

Mark Costello, Deputy District Director, Seattle District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

Feb
11
Thu
NMSDC “The Power of Capital: How to Fuel the Growth of Your Business” @ Online
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – Feb 14 @ 12:30 pm
NMSDC “The Power of Capital: How to Fuel the Growth of Your Business” @ Online

Chase for Business and Advancing Black Pathways have come together to offer Advancing Black Entrepreneurs — a collection of practical resources tailored to help Black business owners grow and scale their business.

In partnership with Black Enterprise, the National Urban League, the U.S. Black Chambers and the National Minority Supplier Development Council, Advancing Black Entrepreneurs by Chase for Business has developed a series of information-packed sessions that help expand your financial knowledge, including the latest – The Power of Capital.

This 90-minute guided digital session, offered at no cost, provides a deeper understanding of the various funding options and will cover topics like:

  • Thinking strategically about your cash flow
  • Determining if your business needs to borrow
  • Knowing why you’re a good investment
  • Identifying which financial data is important
  • Learning your credit options
  • Understanding Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs

Don’t miss this chance to take a close look at funding options you can consider for your business.

Register Here

Feb
18
Thu
NMSDC “The Power of Capital: How to Fuel the Growth of Your Business” @ Online
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – Feb 21 @ 12:30 pm
NMSDC “The Power of Capital: How to Fuel the Growth of Your Business” @ Online

Chase for Business and Advancing Black Pathways have come together to offer Advancing Black Entrepreneurs — a collection of practical resources tailored to help Black business owners grow and scale their business.

In partnership with Black Enterprise, the National Urban League, the U.S. Black Chambers and the National Minority Supplier Development Council, Advancing Black Entrepreneurs by Chase for Business has developed a series of information-packed sessions that help expand your financial knowledge, including the latest – The Power of Capital.

This 90-minute guided digital session, offered at no cost, provides a deeper understanding of the various funding options and will cover topics like:

  • Thinking strategically about your cash flow
  • Determining if your business needs to borrow
  • Knowing why you’re a good investment
  • Identifying which financial data is important
  • Learning your credit options
  • Understanding Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs

Don’t miss this chance to take a close look at funding options you can consider for your business.

Register Here

Feb
19
Fri
SBA Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
SBA Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online

This webinar will cover the new Coronavirus relief bill updates to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application and related instructions.

Representatives from the SBA and the Washington State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will provide updates on the new PPP loan and loan forgiveness requirements:

Topics Covered:
  • PPP Basic Forgiveness Application Information
  • The PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Required Docs
  • Simplified Process for PPP loans under $150,000
  • Effect of the EIDL Advance
  • Retro-active elements of the new legislation
  • What you will need to be most successful in obtaining loan forgiveness

This webinar will be presented bi-weekly as needed.

Presenters:

Steve Burke, Washington SBDC Certified Business Advisor

Janie Sacco, Marketing and Outreach Specialist, Seattle District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

Mark Costello, Deputy District Director, Seattle District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

Mar
5
Fri
SBA Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
SBA Updates to PPP Loan Forgiveness Instructions @ Online

This webinar will cover the new Coronavirus relief bill updates to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application and related instructions.

Representatives from the SBA and the Washington State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will provide updates on the new PPP loan and loan forgiveness requirements:

Topics Covered:
  • PPP Basic Forgiveness Application Information
  • The PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Required Docs
  • Simplified Process for PPP loans under $150,000
  • Effect of the EIDL Advance
  • Retro-active elements of the new legislation
  • What you will need to be most successful in obtaining loan forgiveness

This webinar will be presented bi-weekly as needed.

Presenters:

Steve Burke, Washington SBDC Certified Business Advisor

Janie Sacco, Marketing and Outreach Specialist, Seattle District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

Mark Costello, Deputy District Director, Seattle District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration

Mar
18
Thu
2021 Leadership & Advocacy Awards @ Online
Mar 18 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
2021 Leadership & Advocacy Awards @ Online

SAVE THE DATE!

This event is a celebration of outstanding supplier diversity leadership and advocacy achievements by corporate/public agency members, MBEs and individuals for 2020. Proceeds from this event benefit the Northwest Mountain MSDC Scholarship Fund. To donate to the Scholarship Fund, click here.

Leadership Awards are presented to certified minority business enterprises and corporate/public agency members that excelled in their commitment to leadership excellence in business performance, inclusive performance, and minority business development. Advocacy Awards are presented to individuals who have demonstrated an unselfish commitment to the development of MBEs.

Join us for a morning full of networking and celebrating our 2020 Leadership and Advocacy Award winners and nominees. We hope to see you there!

More information coming soon…

Apr
22
Thu
2021 Annual Business Conference @ Online
Apr 22 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
2021 Annual Business Conference @ Online

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Join us for our 3 Part Series of our online Business Conference. There will be networking, breakout sessions, one-on-one engagement sessions and more! Stay tuned for more information…

Part 1: April 22, 2021
Part 2: May 20, 2021
Part 3: June 17, 2021

May
10
Mon
NMSDC Leadership Week @ Online
May 10 – May 13 all-day
NMSDC Leadership Week @ Online

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Leadership Week

  • Workshops, Meetings and Events
  • CPO & Corporate Plus® Summits
  • Access to Capital Matchmaker
  • Leadership Awards
May
20
Thu
2021 Annual Business Conference @ Online
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
2021 Annual Business Conference @ Online

SAVE THE DATE!

Join us for our 3 Part Series of our online Business Conference. There will be networking, breakout sessions, one-on-one engagement sessions and more! Stay tuned for more information…

Part 1: April 22, 2021
Part 2: May 20, 2021
Part 3: June 17, 2021

May
24
Mon
Tuck Diversity Business Program: Building a Successful Diverse Business
May 24 – Jun 4 all-day
Tuck Diversity Business Program:  Building a Successful Diverse Business

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More information available at www.nmsdc.org

Jun
13
Sun
Tuck Diversity Business Program: Growing an Established Diverse Business
Jun 13 – Jun 25 all-day
Tuck Diversity Business Program:  Growing an Established Diverse Business

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More information available at www.nmsdc.org

Jun
17
Thu
2021 Annual Business Conference @ Online
Jun 17 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
2021 Annual Business Conference @ Online

SAVE THE DATE!

Join us for our 3 Part Series of our online Business Conference. There will be networking, breakout sessions, one-on-one engagement sessions and more! Stay tuned for more information…

Part 1: April 22, 2021
Part 2: May 20, 2021
Part 3: June 17, 2021

Jul
19
Mon
NMSDC Program Managers’ Seminar
Jul 19 – Jul 30 all-day
NMSDC Program Managers’ Seminar

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More information available at www.nmsdc.org

Sep
2
Thu
2021 Scholarship Fundraiser & Silent Auction @ Online
Sep 2 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2021 Scholarship Fundraiser & Silent Auction @ Online

SAVE THE DATE!

There will be no live golf tournament this year. The Council is dedicating its efforts towards raising money for the MBE Scholarship Fund and will be moving forward with a silent auction, raffle and virtual event. Join us for a live stream with the team as we celebrate our efforts!

Interested in donating items to the Scholarship Fund Silent Auction? Email Karla Malacon at kmalacon@nwmmsdc.org.

Sep
19
Sun
Minority Business Executive Program (MBEP) University of Washington
Sep 19 – Sep 30 all-day
Minority Business Executive Program (MBEP)  University of Washington

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More information available at https://foster.uw.edu/executive-edu/executive-programs/minority-business-executive-program/

Email Karla Malacon at kmalacon@nwmmsdc.org for potential sponsorship opportunities.

Oct
25
Mon
NMSDC Conference & Business Opportunity Exchange BOE @ Miami, FL
Oct 25 – Oct 28 all-day
Oct
29
Fri
NMSDC National Members’ Meeting
Oct 29 all-day
NMSDC National Members’ Meeting

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More information available at www.nmsdc.org

Dec
9
Thu
2021 Year End Meeting @ TBD
Dec 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
2021 Year End Meeting @ TBD

SAVE THE DATE! 

Join the Council for our 2021 Year End Meeting. Stay tuned for more information.

 

Dec
12
Sun
Tuck Diversity Business Program: Building a Successful Diverse Business
Dec 12 – Dec 17 all-day
Tuck Diversity Business Program:  Building a Successful Diverse Business

Save the Date

More information available at www.nmsdc.org