We play an active role in disaster recovery. We provide our members with practical tools and resources to become better prepared for disasters and better understand what steps to take after an event occurs. In the aftermath of a disaster, we remain committed to promoting the growth and success of small businesses.
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is an investment in a condensed program to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing greater access to practical business education, access to capital, and a supportive network of Advisors and Peers. The program in partnership operates at Houston Community College Alief Hayes Campus.
The University of Houston Texas Gulf Coast Small Business Development Center Network provides business advising, access to training, tools and resources to help small businesses start, grow, expand and succeed. Designated as one of Texas’s top business assistance programs, the SBDC has 14 centers from Lufkin to Lake Jackson that serves 32 counties in southeast Texas.
SCORE Houston volunteers are experienced entrepreneurs, corporate managers, and executives with a diverse set of industries and specialties who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help small business professionals start, develop, and grow businesses.
The Texas Association of Business is the voice of Texas business. TXBIZ influences policy development and drives legislative decisions in Texas and Washington D.C. advocating for members’ bottom line. TXBIZ represents companies of all sizes and industry sectors. They, along with our 200 local chamber partners employ thousands of Texans and produce $8 billion annually in business.