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Get you business NYC M/WBE Certified!

Getting certified is a great way to grow your business and do business with the City of New York. City Agencies reach out to certified firms whenever new contract opportunities open and these businesses gain millions of dollars from these contracts each year.

 

To be eligible for NYC M/WBE certification:

  1. You have to be legally authorized to do business in New York State
  2. You have to have been in business for at least one year
  3. At least 51% of your business is owned, operated, and controlled by a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident who is a woman and/or a member of a designated minority group including: Black, Hispanic, Asian-Pacific, or Asian-Indian
  4. Your business has to be a:
    • Sole proprietorship
    • Limited liability company (LLC)
    • Corporation
    • Limited liability partnership (LLP)
    • Limited Partnership (LP)
    • General Partnership
  5. The business’ principal office, place of business, or headquarters is located within the five boroughs of New York City or in one of the following counties of New York and New Jersey:
    • Nassau
    • Putnam
    • Rockland
    • Westchester
    • Suffolk
    • Bergen
    • Hudson
    • Passaic

Apply here.

About the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce

 The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is a multicultural membership association of entrepreneurs and civic leaders representing the most diverse community in New York.  The Chamber fosters the economic growth, inclusive diversity, and shared prosperity of greater Flushing through advocacy, networking, and education. More information is available at flushingchamber.nyc.
About NYC Small Business Services
The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) helps unlock economic potential and create economic security for all New Yorkers by connecting New Yorkers to good jobs, creating stronger businesses, and building thriving neighborhoods across the five boroughs.

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Free Marketing Workshop: Social Media

How can you use the latest technology to create a brand presence and promote  your business?  Learn about social media fundamentals and the latest interactive tools and resources to develop an effective social media strategy and digital engagement plan. This is a free workshop offered by the Flushing Chamber as part of our Flushing Fantastic district marketing campaign. Limited availability on a first-come-first-serve basis. Sign up today!

Build Your Business! Learn How to Get More Customers from Experienced Marketing Professionals!

Take a dive into mastering marketing strategy and techniques through a series of business workshops with the NYC Department of Small Business Services hosted by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Attend these free workshops to learn more about marketing fundamentals and advanced techniques or to improve current promotional strategies. Participants can refine their marketing acumen and benefit from networking and engaging with other local entrepreneurs through our free education program.

Workshops starting September will focus on online marketing tools.

LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE; RSVP REQUIRED THROUGH EVENTBRITE.

About the Flushing Neighborhood 360° Program

This FREE business marketing program is sponsored by the New York City Department of Small Business Services (SBS) and organized by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE) as part of the Flushing Neighborhood 360° Program. The Neighborhood 360° Program was created by the NYC Department of Small Business Services to identify, develop, and launch commercial revitalization projects in partnership with local stakeholders.”

For more information, contact Education@FlushingChamber.nyc, 646-820-5163, or visit us at flushingchamber.nyc.

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is a membership association that seeks to foster the economic growth, inclusive diversity, and shared prosperity of our community through advocacy, networking, and education.

Contact: 646-820-5163, education@flushingchamber.nyc, or visit us at flushingchamber.nyc.

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