It's National Small Business Week.
National Small Business Week is recognized on May 1-7, 2022 to celebrate and honor the resilience, determination, and contributions of entrepreneurs and small business owners around the country. Small businesses are essential to our economy and help to employ millions of Americans. 12.7 million net new jobs were created by small businesses between 1995 and 2020, acccording to the SBA.
By coordinating and collaborating with neighborhood, state, and local partners on workshops, summits and cohorts West Side Forward will remain committed to our mission of driving economic transformation on the west side of Chicago.
National Small Business Week Events
Check out these events happening May 1-7, 2022.
West Side Forward will be hosting a National Small Business Week event on May 3rd at 10AM that will offer strategies on how to grow your business on social media.
The SBA and Score will be hosting a National Small Business Week Virtual Summit from May 2-5.
America's SBDC | May 5
Americas SBDC will be hosting an event on how to manage taxes as a small business owner or freelancer on May 5th at 3PM - 4PM ET.
BACP | May 5
Let this week be an inspiration for you. Utilize the resources and information offered throughout this week to start or revamp your journey of becoming a business owner, innovator or creator.