WOMO Resources

Educate WOMO business owners on resources available to grow and expand their operations. 

From funding opportunities to mentorship programs, explore tools to help you thrive in the entrepreneurial world.

Texas Woman's University - Center for Women EntrepreneursProvides the tools for women-owned Texas businesses to succeed, including: Business Advising, Funding, Networking, Training, Resourceshttps://twu.edu/center-women-entrepreneurs/ 


Grayson Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

A management counseling service for small businesses, funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration, the State of Texas and Grayson College. Services include one-on-one advising as well as training classes and seminarshttp://www.graysonsbdc.org/ 
Small Business AdministrationCabinet-level federal agency that provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses. https://www.sba.gov/ 
Minority Business Development Agency MBDA invests in a national network of MBDA Business Centers, Specialty Centers, and Grantees.  Their programs offer customized business development and industry-focused services to provide greater access to capital, contracts and markets.https://www.mbda.gov/ 
Grants.govGrants.gov is an E-Government initiative operating under the governance of the Office of Management and Budget. Provides a common website for federal agencies to post discretionary funding opportunities and for grantees to find and apply to them.https://grants.gov/ 
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women online is a free-to-access online business education program available to any woman around the world. The collection was designed to meet the needs of women business owners in emerging economies, however there are no eligibility criteria to take part.https://www.goldmansachs.com/citizenship/10000women/online/index.html 
HubSpot AcademyFrom quick, practical courses to comprehensive certifications, learn everything you need to know about the most sought-after business skills. 100% free & online. Hundreds of topics. https://academy.hubspot.com/ 
Governor's Small Business Resource PortalWhether you are an aspiring entrepreneur or an established business owner, the Governor’s Small Business Resource Portal will provide you with the most relevant resources and contacts to help you find success. This important tool offers a customized list of useful business resources to assist you in starting or growing your business in Texas.https://gov.texas.gov/business/page/small-business-portal 
Black Business AssociationThe Black Business Association's mission is to advocate and promote the development of African American-owned businesses with the goal of creating a firm economic base that support the self-determination and survival of the African American and urban communityhttps://bbala.org/ 
Women Mean BusinessA place for women in business to Connect, Empower, Inspire!https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100091849501383 

Upcoming Training & Deadlines

What:When:For More Information:
WOMO Small Group BreakoutQuarterly/TBAEmail aprild@sedco.org 
TWU Center for Women Entrepreneurs: WomenRISE2nd Tuesday of Each Month, 8 a.m.https://twu.edu/center-women-entrepreneurs/for-the-community/professional-development-and-events/women-rise/ 
Goldman Sachs - 10,000 Small Businesses ProgramMay 2024 (Application Deadline)https://10ksbapply.com/program-details#our-locations 
Black Business Association: Thrive ForwardWednesdays, April 10th - May 1st, 1:00 p.m.https://app.glueup.com/event/thrive-forward-bba-small-business-accelerator-program-spring-cohort-103674/ 
SCORE: How to Manage Your Debt - Strategies for Financial Health and GrowthThursday, April 11th, 1:00 p.m.https://www.score.org/event/how-manage-your-debt-strategies-financial-health-and-growth 
SCORE: E-Commerce FAQ live (online meeting)Saturday, April 13th, 1:00 p.m.https://www.score.org/dallas/event/e-commerce-faq-live-online-meeting-5 
SCORE: Business Plans 101 (online)Tuesday, April 16th, 6:30 p.m.https://www.score.org/dallas/event/business-plans-101-online-1 
SCORE: A Basic QuickBooks Guide for Small Business OwnersTuesday, April 16th, 1:00 p.m.https://www.score.org/event/a-basic-quickbooks-guide-small-business-owners 
SCORE: Financing Options For Your Business- A Veritex Sponsored Event (online)Wednesday, April 17th, 10:00 a.m.https://www.score.org/dallas/event/financing-options-your-business-a-veritex-sponsored-event-online-2