NYC SBS Announces BID Invests $170 Million In Neighborhoods During Fiscal Year 2020

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris today announced in a new report that the City’s 76 Business Improvement Districts (include the 125th BID In Harlem). Continue Reading →

NYC Announces Small Business Economic Support Programs From Harlem To Hollis

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris announced that over $155 million will be allocated for small businesses. Continue Reading →

City Provides Grant Awards To Neighborhood Non-Profits Helping Small Businesses Recover From COVID From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris today announced that the City will award six nonprofit community-based development organizations (CBDOs). Continue Reading →

City Launches Training Program To Help Small Business Owners Bridge The Digital Divide

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris today announced the launch of “Training for Your Employees.” Continue Reading →

City Awards Over $750,000 To Implement Local COVID-19 Recovery For Small Businesses

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris today announced that the City will award over $750,000 through the Strategic Impact COVID-19 Commercial District Support Grant during the first phase of the program. Continue Reading →

NYC Relaunches Neighborhood Challenge Initiative To Spur Small Businesses During COVID

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) in collaboration with, The Urban Tech Hub @ Company (UTH), and CIV:LAB today announced the relaunch of the Neighborhood Challenge: Tech Forward. Continue Reading →

NYC Launches Digital Training Tool For Residents From Harlem To Hollis

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Jonnel Doris announced the launch of Career Discovery NYC, a centralized resource to assist New Yorkers with career discovery and training. Continue Reading →


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