Resources & Affiliates

Many resources exist to help you as a Minority-owned Business Enterprise.  NCMSDC’s affiliates offer educational seminars, technical training workshops, networking events, business loans, and other resources to help you grow your company and excel as an entrepreneur.  We welcome you to explore the following organizations and take advantage of the many resources they provide: 




(BCF) The Business Consortium Fund

California Economic Recovery Portal

California eProcurement

Central Contractor Registration (CCR)

Department of Homeland Security resources
Federal Business Opportunities (
Federal Procurement Data System – Next Generation (FPDS-NG)

League of California Cities: Federal Economic Stimulus Updates

Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)

The SBA Small Business Development Center Locations

SBA YouTube Channel

SCMBDC MBE Health Insurance Information

SDB Self Certification
Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE)

The Small Business Administration (SBA)

Union Bank's Diversity Loans

U.S. Department of Transportation

U.S. DOT Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)

U.S. Small Business Administration Loans

USDOT procurement opportunities for 2008

Vistage International 


Women's Business Enterprize National Council(WBENC)




Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC)

American Indian Chamber of Commerce of California

Black Chamber of Silicon Valley

Black Economic Council (BEC)

Business Networking, Conversation, & Mingling Articles

California Disabled Veterans Business (DVBE) Alliance

The Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii Affiliated Chambers & Business Organizations (ACBO)

Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii

Department of General Services (DGS)

Hawaii Women's Business Center (HWBC)

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Silicon Valley

Honolulu Minority Business Enterprise Center

Institute for Supply Management (ISM)

Milpitas Chamber of Commerce

Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce

NorCal Minority Business Enterprise Center (MBEC)

Northern California Elite Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses (SDVOB/DVBE)

National Council of Asian American Business Associations (NCAABA)

Office of Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)

San Francisco Human Rights Commission (HRC)

Small Business Administration (SBA)

South Asian Business Alliance Network (SABAN)

State of Hawaii Dept of Transportation DBE Program



To learn more about the resources offered by the Council, visit Education & News, Videos & Presentations, our Event Calendar, Government Stimulus, our Newsletter Archive, and our Blog.