Business Ecosystem Alliance for Minorities & Women in supporting Houston’s diverse businesses, startups, and entrepreneurs!
WE AIM TO SERVE MINORITY & WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS’ MOST CRITICAL NEEDS, INCLUDING:
Coordination and Navigation: Help MWBEs understand and navigate the support ecosystem.
In-Depth Services: Help Business Support Organizations (BSOs) directly serve MWBEs.
Personal Networks: Connect diverse business owners with potential customers and investors.
Financial Preparedness: Ensure MWBEs have the business and financial planning tools/skills needed to access financing and new markets.
Personal Credit: Offer credit-building services to diverse founders and entrepreneurs.
Alternative and Innovative Capital: Increase the volume of and access to alternative and innovative capital, creating incentives for partnerships between lenders and other sources.
Microloans: Meet businesses’ needs for smaller funding at critical stages.