Military Crisis Line

Suicide Prevention Hotline, Chat & Text – Veterans Crisis Line

Welcome to the Military Crisis Line Home; Military Crisis Line Serving those who serve our country. The Military Crisis Line, text- messaging service, and online chat provide free VA support for all Service members, including members of the National Guard and Reserve, and all Veterans, even if they are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.

Click here for more information Online at: www.veteranscrisisline.net

California Relief Grant – Webinar (FREE)

The NEW Women’s Business Center presents: New funding round details were recently announced for the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program. These efforts provide urgent relief for the small businesses of California, with four new rounds to address ongoing need depending on your qualifications. Funds will be awarded in amounts up to $25,000 to underserved micro- and small businesses throughout the state. Nonprofits would also be eligible for these grants.

Date: 3/16/21
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (PDT) 
Registration Deadline: 3/16/21 12:00 PM (PDT)
Fee: No Fee 

Point of Contact: emailInfo

Program Format: Online Meeting (Live)
Training Topics: COVID-19 Financing Capital

The Grant Program: – Eligibility Requirements, What the funding can be used for, the application, required documents.

Register here:

Starting a Business: What You Need to Know – Webinar Feb 19, 2021 – From SCORE LA

If you are thinking about starting a new business or have recently started one, this is a valuable workshop for you. Starting a Business: What You Need to Know cuts through the confusion and chaos of what you need to do and think about to start a business. 

In just 2 hours, you will gain a clear understanding of all the legal requirements for a start-up business, as well as actions that are simply smart to do. Some of the key topics covered include naming your business, licenses and taxes, insurance, financing sources, elements of a business plan, and marketing considerations.  You’ll also hear how SCORE can help you succeed in your new venture. Reserve your ($10.00) seat here

And check out SCORE Los Angeles for many more learning and support opportunities.

The Art Of Developing A Brilliant Brand – Feb 17, 2021 Webinar, Hosted By SCORE Los Angeles

Your brand influences your potential customers the moment they see it. A brand image that displays little or inaccurate information makes the wrong first impression. The intention of creating a brilliant brand is to actively position yourself to attract the interest of your ideal customer. The magic begins when you’ve aligned your brand image to your brand essence and then consistently share it in your message and stories. Learn how to develop a strategy for your brand that is genuine to who you are and draws your audience right to you. This webinar will cover :

  • The importance of a well-defined brand
  • The essence of your brand is the foundation for all your marketing
  • Developing a brand narrative that speaks to your customer
  • How to position your brand to a target audience

Click here for more information and to register

Join the Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative (LAVC)

The Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative (LAVC) is a structured network of public, private, and government agencies from across multiple sectors working together to improve the lives of veterans, service members, and military families in Los Angeles County. Our mission is achieved by strategically coordinating and improving veteran access to services, reducing barriers to care, and influencing policy to improve the lives of veterans and their families. 

Administered by USC Military and Veterans Programs, the Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative comprises community stakeholders and representatives from more than 300 organizations coordinating services and addressing the needs of veterans and military families in the Los Angeles area.   Click here to go to website and join . . .

We meet every second Wednesday of the month.   

February 2021 Calendar for Women’s Business Center Workshops

The NEW Women’s Business Center is an Small Business Administration SBA program whose mission is to enable and empower women entrepreneurs through advocacy, outreach, education and support.

Click here to see February Calendar including workshops on small business loans and building an online store . . .