Veterans Helping Veterans
Assisting Veterans, Active Duty, Guard and Reserve Members in the formation and expansion of their businesses.
† Training †
Workshops on financing you business, fixing your credit score.
† Education †
Classes on writing an effective business plan, marketing, accounting as well as Internet courses on sharpening your life skills.
† Mentoring †
Helping Veterans work closely with other entrepreneurs
† Counseling †
The Center’s staff and other business counselors assist clients with writing an effective business plan and securing business financing.
† Procurement †
Partnering with Procurement Technical Assistance Centers across Michigan, assisting Veterans accessing both federal and state contracts.
† Advocacy †
Our staff keeps apprised of Veterans issues, especially set-asides in both Federal and State contracts.
† Networking †
The Center helps Veterans establish working relationships with other agencies and enterprises which, in turn, assist veterans in accomplishing their entrepreneurial goals.
† Conferences †
Every fall since 2006, VetBizCentral has sponsored a day long conference at various venues across Michigan. Besides informative speakers, there are a host of various break-out sessions. Also a great networking opportunity.
REQUEST FOR COUNSELING
The U.S. Small Business Administration requires all clients to complete the Request for Counseling (Form 641). This form will act as our Confidentiality and Code of Conduct Agreements. All client information is held in strictest of confidence.
To start the process, please click on the above e-CENTER button to access our electronic Request for Counseling form. After submission, a counselor will contact you shortly.
Explaination of Services
26 March 2014
Maud Preston Palenske Memorial Library
500 Market St.
St. Joseph, MI 49085
Informational program explaining FREE services available to Veterans, Active Duty, Reserve, National Guard and their families. Matt Sherwood, Director of VetBizCentral, will be present to answer your questions.
9th ANNUAL V.E.T. CONFERENCE
"Meet & Greet"
29 October 2014
Early Bird Price
(Save $10 until 01 October 2014)
5700 East 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 48546
231 Days to Go!
A Nonprofit assisting veterans since 2005, serving Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin