Resources for Manufacturers

California Manufacturing Network (CMTC) resources, with the mission to serve as a trusted advisor providing solutions that increase the productivity and competitiveness of California’s manufacturers No-Cost Supplier Scouting Services: Need … Continued

Build LACCD for Contractors

BuildLACCD is the Los Angeles Community College District’s (LACCD) $9.5 billion Building Program. Bond-Funded projects are providing the opportunity for LACCD to modernize its nine colleges and build more than … Continued

Meta (Facebook) Boost Program

In 2011, Meta launched the Meta Boost initiative to help educate small business owners about the tools that can help them find success on our platform. We’re inspired by what … Continued

California for All, Safer at Work

Together, We as Californians Can Work Safer Know your workplace rights, responsibilities and resources.  With the right information and tools, we hope to reach and motivate workers and employers to … Continued

Walmart Community Academy

ABOUT: Walmart launched Community Academy, a free program that leverages Walmart’s network of 200+ Walmart Academies across the country to offer educational opportunities for entrepreneurs who are seeking to start … Continued

Comcast RISE Program

Recently, small businesses have been dealing with the ongoing impact of the pandemic, social unrest, and environmental events. Small businesses owned by people of color have been some of the … Continued

Southern California Edison Resources

Economic Development Assistance – Southern California Edison (SCE) Economic Development Advisors provide one-on-one, specialized consulting service at no cost to you. After assessing your unique business issues, they will propose … Continued

Community Events

LA Optimized Accelerator Academy Monthly Webinars – A free monthly webinar series on the first Tuesday of every month, that helps small businesses and entrepreneurs market and grow in the … Continued

Intuit Aid Assist

Navigating the complexities of COVID-19 federal relief programs can be intimidating and time consuming. That’s why Intuit created Intuit Aid Assist, a free interactive tool that helps small business owners … Continued

California SmartMatch

The top reasons businesses have been utilizing California SmartMatch? To find more veteran-owned, minority-owned, and disadvantaged suppliers. To improve the cost and quality of their supplier network. To find local … Continued

Legal Assistance & Resources

L.A. Represents is an unprecedented legal assistance initiative to help thousands of Angelenos who are facing extreme hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I need a lawyer to help me … Continued

Managing Business Finances in a Pandemic

Managing Business Finances in a Pandemic https://www.inc.com/elizabeth-gore/manage-money-company-finances-small-business-coronavirus. 5 Good Tips for Managing Business Finances in a Pandemic https://hbr.org/2020/04/a-way-forward-for-small-businesses  Understanding Venture Capital as a Way to Manage Business Finances in a … Continued

COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide

USDA and its Federal partners have programs that can be used to provide immediate and long-term assistance to rural communities negatively impacted by COVID-19. These programs can support recovery efforts … Continued

Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants

If you are an undocumented adult living in California who is experiencing hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic and is not eligible for other forms of assistance (such as the … Continued

Fashion Industry COVID-19 Resources

The Apparel Mentor – prepare to manufacture with a USA factory with coaching, mentorship and online classes Human B – fashion business webinars provide tools, tips, and resources to start, … Continued

Beauty Salon & Barber Shop COVID-19 Resources

California Department of Public Health Industry Guidance: Hair Salons and Barber Shops Professional Beauty Association This fund will assist licensed beauty professionals who are unable to work due to COVID … Continued

Gym & Fitness Studio COVID-19 Resources

Los Angeles Department of Public Health Fitness Establishment Reopening Protocols http://www.publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/docs/protocols/Reopening_FitnessEstablishments.pdf  IHRSA Reopening Strategy Lessons from HV/LP Health Clubs webinar (previously recorded) Download  MindBody How to Reopen Your Fitness Studio … Continued

Restaurant & Hospitality COVID-19 Resources

US Foods https://www.usfoods.com/about-us-foods/coronavirus-covid-19-resources California Restaurant Association www.calrest.org/coronavirus/webinars California Restaurant Association www.calrest.org/coronavirus-resources Restaurant Workers Community Foundation www.restaurantworkerscf.org AFL-CIO Federal and State Resources for Workers – Find unemployment insurance benefit resources and related … Continued