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New Jersey District Office

              WHEN: Thursday, January 15, 2015
TIME:   10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

How to connect to the Webinar through Your PC:  <CLICK HERE>
How to connect with your telephone only (no computer)
1. Choose one of the following numbers to dial:
* Caller-Paid number: 646-746-3008
* Toll-Free Number (in USA): 888-858-2144.
* Blackberry (Caller-Paid): 6467463008×4719200#
* A number in your country or in a country close to you (may be toll free): <Click Here>

When prompted, enter the Meeting Access Code: 4719200#. To prepare in advance for the conference (for all devices):<Click Here> . To view supported Operating Systems and devices: <Click Here>

For additional information about this webinar, please contact Janett Peralta-Torres at 973-645-4651 or via email at [email protected].


ABOU THE WEBINAR

This 90 minute-long webinar will cover: • Eligibility requirements for 8(a) certification • Technical assistance available through the 8(a) Program • Common misconceptions about the 8(a) Program • The top reasons why an 8(a) application is declined or returned.

Those who wish to participate should have a minimum of two years in business. This is a perfect program for small disadvantaged firms to gain access to federal government contracting opportunities. A firm that is controlled at least 51 percent by socially and economically disadvantaged owner(s) can receive sole-source contracts up to a ceiling of $4 million for goods and services and $6.5 million for manufacturing.

The New Jersey district office is in need of companies that have been in business two or more years and have experience in the following areas: *Custodial Services *Environmental Services *Food Services *Landscaping *Pest Control *Trucking *Moving & Storage *Armed & Unarmed Guards *Specialty Construction Trades *Plumbing *HVAC *Electrical *Paving and Roofing In addition to those areas of expertise, we are also looking to manufacturers of electronic related items or machine shops.

Please join us on the Jan. 15th webinar.to learn about SBA’s 8(a) Program and whether your firm can benefit from receiving certification.

Remember the Meeting Access Code is: 4719200#

VET-FORCE-Veterans-Entrepreneurship-Taskforce

 Welcome to the New Year 2015

 

Veterans Small Business Forum

hosted by

 

Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA)

8719 Colesville Road – Suite 100

Silver Spring, MD  20993

 

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

10 am – 12 pm

 

 Planning to Attend – Click Here to Register

(All are Welcomed)

When

Tuesday January 13, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST

Where
 

Vietnam Veterans of America Headquarters
8719 Colesville Road
Suite 100
Silver Spring, MD 20993

Near Silver Spring Metro on the Red Line

 

This New Year 2015, the VET-Force will start its Veterans Small Business Forum with the January session be hosted by the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) at its headquarters location in Silver Spring, MD.  

 

This first session of the year will be dedicated to finalizing the strategic plan for 2015.  The Agenda will include:
 
1.  2015 Top 5 Legislative Priorities
2.  Member – Sponsor Donations
3.  Executive Committee Appointments
4.  VET-Force Election Committee
5.  114th Congress Review
 
We will also discuss the VET-Force supported initiative to increase the number of Employment and Business Opportunities for Veterans in the Airport Industry.  

 

Participation by Phone 

 

 (805) 399-1200

Code 877589#

 (Call lines will open up at 9:55 am)

 

Please be mindful to mute your phone using *6 when listening then you may press *6 again to unmute when you are speaking. 

 

 Thank You!

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
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Coming Soon
VET-Force is a nonprofit organization whose primary mission is to advocate for the implementation of legislation, programs, and regulations to increase contracting opportunities for Veteran and Service Disabled Veteran Business Owners. Efforts are also made to identify employment opportunities for veterans and Corporations that are committed to hiring Veterans.

 

VET-Force organizational members include the Vietnam Veterans of America, National Association for Black Veterans, Paralyzed Veterans of America, Jewish War Veterans, Blinded Veterans Association, Vets Group other Veteran Service Organizations, Military Service Organizations and hundreds of Veteran Business Owners.

 

VET-Force has no dues or fees but from time to time we do have expenses. If you would like to make a donation to help support the work of the VET-Force – checks should be made payable to the VET-Force Foundation. Per request, you will receive a receipt for your tax-deductible donation.

 

 

 

Thank you for your support!
 
Joe Wynn
VET-Force
Vets Group

 

202 365-0482
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