January 28, 2020
Do you accept walk-in clients?
Unfortunately, no. To book your appointment with a counselor or specialist please click here.
Is there a cost for your services?
All counseling sessions are free. Most training sessions and workshops are free as well but some may charge a nominal fee.
Can I receive support in developing my business plan?
Yes, our counselors work with you one-on-one, using an online business plan tool that results in a completed business plan.
We hold a variety of workshops that focus on all aspects of writing a business plan.
I need a loan or a grant for my business. Can the WBC help me?
Yes, we can help you access loans and grants, however, we do not offer direct funding. Please schedule a counseling session to help you find the financing resources that are best suited to your business.
What are some funding options for my small business during COVID-19?
Visit our resources page for an updated list of COVID-19 funding and relief options.
I have questions about business taxes, certifications and registration - Does the WBC offer support in this?
Yes, please schedule an appointment with our business counselor by clicking here. See the resources listed below.
Get Certified as a Woman-Owned Business
The Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Federal Contract Program limits competition for small businesses in industries where women are underrepresented.
Tax Information for Businesses
If you have a specific question, please schedule an appointment with our business counselor by clicking here.
Women’s Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program- LiftFund
Washington, DC Resources