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SBA Offers Free Government Contracting Workshop on August 21

Release Date: 
Friday, August 1, 2014
Release Number: 
Melende Ward (559) 487-5791, x2709

Fresno, CA - There has never been a better time for you to do business with the Federal government, the world’s biggest purchaser of goods and services.  If you are exploring opportunities that exist for your business or have just started selling to Federal agencies, you will want to attend this free workshop. 

SBA and Caltrans will provide information on how to make your way through the procurement processes and compete effectively for Federal, State and HSR contracting opportunities.  Also, there will be an overview of SBA’s various contracting programs including the 8(a) program and HUBZone program, along with contracting information for women-owned and veteran-owned businesses. 

U. S. Small Business Administration
801 R Street, Suite 201, 2nd Floor
Fresno, California 93721

Date:               Thursday, August 21, 2014

Time:               Registration                 8:45 am to 9:00 am

                        Workshop                    9:00 am to 12:00 noon

 Workshop is FREE

 Free parking is available on R Street

 Reservations are required as seating is limited.  To make a reservation, contact William Hori at (559) 487-5791 or at  For additional information on SBA products and services please contact the Fresno District Office at (559) 487-5791 or visit us at