8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Knoxville Area Urban League
Learn how surety bonds help small businesses win contracts by providing the customer with a guarantee that the work will be completed.
Come hear about how to get positioned for federal, state and local government contracting as well as other purchasing activities. For projects requiring bonding, learn about surety bond options through the Small Business Administration. There is no charge for this event. Please register as seating is limited.
Learn how SBA certifications bring more dollars to eligible companies; target competition to industries where there are disparities; and increase economic activity in distressed communities.
Learn how SBA works with lenders to provide loans to small businesses through its partnering lenders, community development organizations, and micro-lending institutions.