Robert G. Loughery, Chairman of the Board of Bucks County Commissioners, talks about creating quality jobs through the Bucks County Workforce Development Board training programs. Recorded March 1, 2018.
The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation seeks to create positive change for youths in under-served communities, focusing on youth development and mentorship. To learn more, visit the Malcolm Jenkins Foundation on the web at www.theMalcolmJenkinsFoundation.org
By 2020, it's estimated that 65% of jobs will require post-secondary education. But educational gaps still exist across socio-economic, gender, and racial lines. Dr. Michael L. Lomax of the United Negro College Fund addresses today's educational needs. Visit the United Negro College Fund on the web at www.UNCF.org
What is the City of Houston's Office of Business Opportunity
The Office of Business Opportunity is committed to creating a competitive and diverse business environment in the City of Houston by promoting the growth and success of local small businesses, with special emphasis on historically underutilized groups by ensuring their meaningful participation in the government procurement process.
What resources are available for individuals who are thinking about starting their own business or currently have a business
Houston Business Solution Center
Lift Off Houston
Who are your current community partners
We work closely with SCORE, ACCION, WBEA, HMSDC, Women's Contractors Association, University of Houston-Downtown, Houston Contractor's Association, Houston Public Library, Capital One