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Region
State
Metro Area
Entity
Level
Item, Program, or Resource
Local
DBE/HUB
SBE
WBE
MBE
VBE
DVBE
URL / Email
MWILChicagoExelon CorporationUtilitySupplier Diversity Program and EnrollmentYYhttp://www.exeloncorp.com/suppliers/supplierdiversity/Pages/overview.aspx
MWKSKansas CityWomen's Capital ConnectionOtherFunding Resources for Women-Owned BusinessesYhttp://womenscapitalconnection.com/
MWOHColumbusMid-Ohio Regional Planning CommissionOtherDisadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) ProgramYYYYhttp://www.morpc.org/about-morpc/overview/policies/dbe/
NEDCWashington, DCMinority Business Development Agency Center, Wash. DCOtherResources for MBEsYhttp://www.mbda.gov/businesscenters/washington
NEMABostonCity of Fall RiverMunicipalMinority Business Enterprise ProgramYhttp://www.fallriverma.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=177&Itemid=692
MWNELincolnAirport Authority of the City of LincolnMunicipalDisadvantaged Business Enterprise programsYYYYhttp://www.lincolnairport.com/business-information/dbe-acdbe/
NWCASan FranciscoSan Jose Water CompanyUtilitySupplier Diversity ProgramYYYYhttp://www.sjwater.com/for_your_business/become_a_supplier/
NWORPortlandCity of PortlandMunicipalProgram for MBE, WBE, & emerging small firmsYYYhttp://www.portlandoregon.gov/brfs/article/396799?
SETNNashvilleNashville Electric ServiceUtilitySupplier Diversity ProgramYYYYYhttps://www.nespower.com/supplierdiversity.html
SWAZPhoenixCity of PhoenixMunicipalSmall and Disadvantaged Business Certification ProgramsYYYYhttps://www.phoenix.gov/eod/programs/sbecertprograms
SWTXTexasTexas Universities HUB Coordinators AllianceSchool / UniversityResources to promote utilization of HUBs in Texas UniversitiesYYYhttp://www.tuhca.org/index.html
SWCODenverDenverMunicipalPrograms for SBE, MBE, WBE and DBE firmsYYYYhttps://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/denver-office-of-economic-development/do-business-with-denver.html


State
Entity
Level
Item, Program, or Resource
Local
DBE/HUB
SBE
WBE
MBE
VBE
DVBE
URL / Email
AKState of AlaskaStateAlaska Product Preference ProgramYhttps://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/ded/DEV/AlaskaProductPreferenceProgram.aspx
AZArizona Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttps://www.azdot.gov/business/business-engagement-and-compliance/disadvantaged-business-enterprise-program
CAState of CaliforniaStateSmall Business Procurement and Contracts ActYYhttp://www.ilsr.org/rule/local-purchasing-preferences/3102-2/
FLFlorida State Minority Supplier Development CouncilOtherCertification and technical assistance for MBEsYhttp://www.sfmsdc.org/
GAGeorgia Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://www.dot.ga.gov/PS/Business/DBE
HIHawaii Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://hidot.hawaii.gov/administration/ocr/dbe/
ILState of Illinois Capital Development BoardStateMBE/FBE Information and GoalsYYhttp://www.illinois.gov/cdb/business/Pages/MinorityFemaleBusiness.aspx
KSKansas Department of AdministrationStateDisabled Veteran Owned Business Pref. ProgramYhttp://admin.ks.gov/offices/procurement-and-contracts/
MAMassachusetts Office for Administration and FinanceStateMBE and WBE participation goals on public construction projectsYYhttp://www.mass.gov/anf/budget-taxes-and-procurement/admin-bulletins/minority-business.html
MDGovernor's Office of Minority AffairsStateMinority Business & Small Business informationYYYhttp://goma.maryland.gov/Pages/default.aspx
MIMichigan Minority Supplier Development CouncilOtherCertification, facilitation, training and networking for MBEsYhttp://minoritysupplier.org/
MIOhio DOTStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/ContractAdmin/Contracts/Pages/DBE.aspx
NCNorth Carolina Department of TransportationStateSBE, DBE and WBE certifications and programsYYYYhttps://connect.ncdot.gov/business/SmallBusiness/Pages/default.aspx
NENebraska Procurement Technical Assistance CenterOtherResources & training for all levels of government procurementYYYYYYYhttp://ptac.unomaha.edu/
NJNY & NJ Minority Supplier Development CouncilOtherCertification and business connections for MBEsYhttp://nynjmsdc.org/
NMWomen's Business Council SouthwestOtherContracting, certification, referals and resources for WBEYhttp://www.wbcsouthwest.org/
NVVeterans Business Outreach Center, Region IXOtherSupport for veteran owned small businessesYYhttp://www.vbocix.org/
NYNew York State Department of TransportationStateBID Express - Small Business NetworkYhttps://www.dot.ny.gov/main/business-center/civil-rights/bidexpress
OHOhio Small Business Development CentersOtherBusiness advisory services and workshopsYYYhttps://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/
ORBusiness OregonStateOffice of Minority, Women and Emerging Small BusinessYYYhttp://www.oregon4biz.com/How-We-Can-Help/OMWESB/
PAWomen's Business Enterprise Council-PA, DE & sNJOtherNetworking and procurement-related programs for WBEsYhttp://www.wbecouncil.org/
PAPennsylvania Department of TransportationStateDBE Supportive ServicesYYYYhttp://www.pennsylvaniadbe.com/
RIRhode Island Public Transit AuthorityOtherDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://www.ripta.com/disadvantaged-business-enterprise-program
TNTennessee Board of RegentsStatePurchasing from Small, Minority and Women Owned BusinessesYYYhttp://bf.memphis.edu/procurement/tbr_attachment_c.pdf
TXUTSA SBDC Procurement Technical Assistance CenterOtherTechnical assistance for all levels of government procurementYYYYYYYhttp://ptac.txsbdc.org/
UTUtah Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) InformationYYYYhttp://www.udot.utah.gov/main/f?p=100:pg:0:::1:T,V:2250,
VAState of VirginiaStateDepartment of Minority Business Enterprise CertificationYYYYhttp://www.dmbe.virginia.gov/
WAWashington State Department of Veterans AffairsStateResources for veteran businessesYYhttp://www.dva.wa.gov/program/veteran-business-resources


Entity
Level
Item, Program, or Resource
Local
DBE/HUB
SBE
WBE
MBE
VBE
DVBE
URL / Email
U.S. Small Business AdministrationFederalLoans, contracts, counseling, etc. for small businessesYhttps://www.sba.gov/
The Minority Business Development AgencyFederalResources to help establish and grow minority businessesYhttp://www.mbda.gov/
Federal Aviation AdministrationFederalAirport Disadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYY
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalProcurement opportunities for veteran owned companiesYYhttp://www.va.gov/landing2_business.htm
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalBusiness resources for veteran owned companiesYYhttp://www.va.gov/osdbu/
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalInformation on VA contract set-asidesYYhttp://www.vetbiz.gov/
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalCenter for Veterans EnterpriseYYhttp://business.usa.gov/program/center-veterans-enterprise-cve
SBA - Office of Veterans Business DevelopmentFederalSmall business programs for Veterans & Service-Disabled VeteransYYYhttps://www.sba.gov/offices/headquarters/ovbd
MyArmyBenefitsFederalVBE & DVBE benefits in each US state and territoryYYhttp://myarmybenefits.us.army.mil/Home/Benefit_Library/State__Territory_Benefits.html
United States Department of AgricultureFederalService Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business ProgramYhttp://www.dm.usda.gov/smallbus/service_dis_vet.htm

+ Local Resources

Region
State
Metro Area
Entity
Level
Item, Program, or Resource
Local
DBE/HUB
SBE
WBE
MBE
VBE
DVBE
URL / Email
MWILChicagoExelon CorporationUtilitySupplier Diversity Program and EnrollmentYYhttp://www.exeloncorp.com/suppliers/supplierdiversity/Pages/overview.aspx
MWKSKansas CityWomen's Capital ConnectionOtherFunding Resources for Women-Owned BusinessesYhttp://womenscapitalconnection.com/
MWOHColumbusMid-Ohio Regional Planning CommissionOtherDisadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) ProgramYYYYhttp://www.morpc.org/about-morpc/overview/policies/dbe/
NEDCWashington, DCMinority Business Development Agency Center, Wash. DCOtherResources for MBEsYhttp://www.mbda.gov/businesscenters/washington
NEMABostonCity of Fall RiverMunicipalMinority Business Enterprise ProgramYhttp://www.fallriverma.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=177&Itemid=692
MWNELincolnAirport Authority of the City of LincolnMunicipalDisadvantaged Business Enterprise programsYYYYhttp://www.lincolnairport.com/business-information/dbe-acdbe/
NWCASan FranciscoSan Jose Water CompanyUtilitySupplier Diversity ProgramYYYYhttp://www.sjwater.com/for_your_business/become_a_supplier/
NWORPortlandCity of PortlandMunicipalProgram for MBE, WBE, & emerging small firmsYYYhttp://www.portlandoregon.gov/brfs/article/396799?
SETNNashvilleNashville Electric ServiceUtilitySupplier Diversity ProgramYYYYYhttps://www.nespower.com/supplierdiversity.html
SWAZPhoenixCity of PhoenixMunicipalSmall and Disadvantaged Business Certification ProgramsYYYYhttps://www.phoenix.gov/eod/programs/sbecertprograms
SWTXTexasTexas Universities HUB Coordinators AllianceSchool / UniversityResources to promote utilization of HUBs in Texas UniversitiesYYYhttp://www.tuhca.org/index.html
SWCODenverDenverMunicipalPrograms for SBE, MBE, WBE and DBE firmsYYYYhttps://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/denver-office-of-economic-development/do-business-with-denver.html

+ State Resources

State
Entity
Level
Item, Program, or Resource
Local
DBE/HUB
SBE
WBE
MBE
VBE
DVBE
URL / Email
AKState of AlaskaStateAlaska Product Preference ProgramYhttps://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/ded/DEV/AlaskaProductPreferenceProgram.aspx
AZArizona Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttps://www.azdot.gov/business/business-engagement-and-compliance/disadvantaged-business-enterprise-program
CAState of CaliforniaStateSmall Business Procurement and Contracts ActYYhttp://www.ilsr.org/rule/local-purchasing-preferences/3102-2/
FLFlorida State Minority Supplier Development CouncilOtherCertification and technical assistance for MBEsYhttp://www.sfmsdc.org/
GAGeorgia Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://www.dot.ga.gov/PS/Business/DBE
HIHawaii Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://hidot.hawaii.gov/administration/ocr/dbe/
ILState of Illinois Capital Development BoardStateMBE/FBE Information and GoalsYYhttp://www.illinois.gov/cdb/business/Pages/MinorityFemaleBusiness.aspx
KSKansas Department of AdministrationStateDisabled Veteran Owned Business Pref. ProgramYhttp://admin.ks.gov/offices/procurement-and-contracts/
MAMassachusetts Office for Administration and FinanceStateMBE and WBE participation goals on public construction projectsYYhttp://www.mass.gov/anf/budget-taxes-and-procurement/admin-bulletins/minority-business.html
MDGovernor's Office of Minority AffairsStateMinority Business & Small Business informationYYYhttp://goma.maryland.gov/Pages/default.aspx
MIMichigan Minority Supplier Development CouncilOtherCertification, facilitation, training and networking for MBEsYhttp://minoritysupplier.org/
MIOhio DOTStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/ContractAdmin/Contracts/Pages/DBE.aspx
NCNorth Carolina Department of TransportationStateSBE, DBE and WBE certifications and programsYYYYhttps://connect.ncdot.gov/business/SmallBusiness/Pages/default.aspx
NENebraska Procurement Technical Assistance CenterOtherResources & training for all levels of government procurementYYYYYYYhttp://ptac.unomaha.edu/
NJNY & NJ Minority Supplier Development CouncilOtherCertification and business connections for MBEsYhttp://nynjmsdc.org/
NMWomen's Business Council SouthwestOtherContracting, certification, referals and resources for WBEYhttp://www.wbcsouthwest.org/
NVVeterans Business Outreach Center, Region IXOtherSupport for veteran owned small businessesYYhttp://www.vbocix.org/
NYNew York State Department of TransportationStateBID Express - Small Business NetworkYhttps://www.dot.ny.gov/main/business-center/civil-rights/bidexpress
OHOhio Small Business Development CentersOtherBusiness advisory services and workshopsYYYhttps://clients.ohiosbdc.ohio.gov/
ORBusiness OregonStateOffice of Minority, Women and Emerging Small BusinessYYYhttp://www.oregon4biz.com/How-We-Can-Help/OMWESB/
PAWomen's Business Enterprise Council-PA, DE & sNJOtherNetworking and procurement-related programs for WBEsYhttp://www.wbecouncil.org/
PAPennsylvania Department of TransportationStateDBE Supportive ServicesYYYYhttp://www.pennsylvaniadbe.com/
RIRhode Island Public Transit AuthorityOtherDisadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYYhttp://www.ripta.com/disadvantaged-business-enterprise-program
TNTennessee Board of RegentsStatePurchasing from Small, Minority and Women Owned BusinessesYYYhttp://bf.memphis.edu/procurement/tbr_attachment_c.pdf
TXUTSA SBDC Procurement Technical Assistance CenterOtherTechnical assistance for all levels of government procurementYYYYYYYhttp://ptac.txsbdc.org/
UTUtah Department of TransportationStateDisadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) InformationYYYYhttp://www.udot.utah.gov/main/f?p=100:pg:0:::1:T,V:2250,
VAState of VirginiaStateDepartment of Minority Business Enterprise CertificationYYYYhttp://www.dmbe.virginia.gov/
WAWashington State Department of Veterans AffairsStateResources for veteran businessesYYhttp://www.dva.wa.gov/program/veteran-business-resources

+ Federal Resources

Entity
Level
Item, Program, or Resource
Local
DBE/HUB
SBE
WBE
MBE
VBE
DVBE
URL / Email
U.S. Small Business AdministrationFederalLoans, contracts, counseling, etc. for small businessesYhttps://www.sba.gov/
The Minority Business Development AgencyFederalResources to help establish and grow minority businessesYhttp://www.mbda.gov/
Federal Aviation AdministrationFederalAirport Disadvantaged Business Enterprise ProgramYYYY
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalProcurement opportunities for veteran owned companiesYYhttp://www.va.gov/landing2_business.htm
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalBusiness resources for veteran owned companiesYYhttp://www.va.gov/osdbu/
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalInformation on VA contract set-asidesYYhttp://www.vetbiz.gov/
US Department of Veteran AffairsFederalCenter for Veterans EnterpriseYYhttp://business.usa.gov/program/center-veterans-enterprise-cve
SBA - Office of Veterans Business DevelopmentFederalSmall business programs for Veterans & Service-Disabled VeteransYYYhttps://www.sba.gov/offices/headquarters/ovbd
MyArmyBenefitsFederalVBE & DVBE benefits in each US state and territoryYYhttp://myarmybenefits.us.army.mil/Home/Benefit_Library/State__Territory_Benefits.html
United States Department of AgricultureFederalService Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business ProgramYhttp://www.dm.usda.gov/smallbus/service_dis_vet.htm

L = Local Business, DBE = Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, HUB = Historically Underutilized Business, SBE = Small Business Enterprise, WBE = Women Owned Business Enterprise, MBE = Minority Owned Business Enterprise, VBE = Veteran Owned Business Enterprise, DVBE = Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise

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