SBA Houston Virtual Training Events: July 6-10

2020-07-06T10:33:59-05:00July 6th, 2020|Business|

Ask your Small Business Questions Daily at 9am! SBA leadership will answer your small business questions in this virtual 30 min. daily interactive session (limited to first 30 participants) Monday, July 6 - Friday, July, 10 at 9:00am CDT CLICK HERE TO JOIN (ID: 716 6417 0243; Password: 0Hmj2F) PPP Loan Forgiveness  The Houston SBA District [...]

Engage with the SBA Houston District Office: Upcoming Events June 29-July 3

2020-06-29T11:48:36-05:00June 29th, 2020|Business|

Lunch with SBA Leadership Ask your small business questions in this virtual 30 min. daily interactive session (limited to first 30 participants) Monday, June 29 - Thursday, July, 2 at 12:00pm CDT CLICK HERE TO JOIN (ID: 769 0912 8222; Password: 8aKHJ6) PPP Loan Forgiveness  The Houston SBA District office will discuss key factors the borrower should [...]

Tacos del Julio

2020-07-06T13:07:03-05:00June 26th, 2020|Business, Business Spotlight|

Necessity is the mother of invention, no less in a restaurant kitchen than anywhere else. So Violeta Villarreal found out in 2001 when she opened Tacos del Julio, the first American outpost of a Monterrey-based chain specializing in the fare of northern Mexico. Back home, their specialty was tacos al trompo -- pastor-style pork cooked [...]

A Tantalizing Taste of Honduras

2020-06-25T12:21:24-05:00June 25th, 2020|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry Situated in an inconspicuous center, Mi Bella Honduran Restaurant is a favorite of Houstonians craving a taste of home, as well as those looking for international cuisine in Spring Branch. For those of us accustomed to Mexican or Tex-Mex dishes, Honduran food is a definite change of pace. Come hungry, because this [...]

SBA: Virtual Business Meetup & More, June 19

2020-06-19T07:51:47-05:00June 19th, 2020|Business|

Meetup for Houston Small Businesses Network with representatives from SBA, SCORE, Small Business Development Center, Women’s Business Center, and PeopleFund in small break-out sessions.  Learn about each organization and how they can help to start or grow your business.  Sessions will be informative and allow you to ask your business questions! Friday, June 19th, 9:00am-11:00am [...]

EIDL & EIDL Advance Portal Reopened

2020-06-16T12:22:53-05:00June 16th, 2020|Business|

The Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance application portal is now open to all eligible small businesses, non-profits, and agricultural businesses impacted by COVID-19. To further meet the needs of U.S. small businesses and non-profits, the U.S. Small Business Administration reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance program portal to all eligible [...]

Lobster Rolls Are The Maine Event at Local Sandwich Shop

2020-06-02T17:43:20-05:00June 2nd, 2020|Business, Business Spotlight|

By JD Herman Situated at the intersection of the Loop 610 and the Katy Freeway, in the MARQ*E entertainment center, hungry Houstonians will find a Spring Branch Management District favorite, Maine-ly Sandwiches. As any New England native will tell you, there is nothing that represents summer more than the ubiquitous lobster roll although, there is [...]