Verizon Small Business $10,000 Business Grant Q&A (WBC) 6/27/22

ACT NOW! Enter to be awarded a $10,000 grant. Deadline June 30.

The Verizon Digital Ready Program is awarding 100 small businesses $10,000 each. The only requirement is that the business has been in operation for at least one year. Special consideration is given to businesses owned by women, women veterans, and minorities.

The application is easy. You must attend at least 2 classes or counseling events for a total of one hour. ONE hour! Then fill out a very simple application. Do that this weekend. Completed classes and application must be submitted by June 30. Learn more and sign up at
Answers to frequently asked questions may be found at

We are hosting a virtual information session on Monday, June 27 at 5:00 PM. Please work on your application now, but if you have any lingering questions, we will be happy to answer them in the session.

The Women’s Business Center is funded at the Community Business Partnership through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Monday, June 27, 2022
5:00 pm-5:30 pm

COST: $0




Please Note

Join us, virtually, for this informative session! A webinar link will be sent upon registration.

IMPORTANT: It is best viewed on a desktop, or screen larger than a smartphone (i.e. iPad, etc.).

Please log in on time for this webinar

Cancellation Policy

  • Participants whose checks are returned for insufficient funds will be charged a $35 fee.
  • Participants who have paid for a class and do not cancel at least 24 hours in advance, will forfeit their entire payment.
  • Participants wishing to receive a refund and have canceled in a timely manner will be charged a 10% administrative fee.


See our FAQs page or contact Sheina Waddell, Training Coordinator at (703) 768-1440 or email at

The Community Business Partnership is an equal opportunity service provider, lender, and employer.

“I started Becky’s Pet Care in 1998 and, thanks to CBP’s expert and caring staff, now have a strong business with over 160 employees.

Becky O’Neil, President, Becky’s Pet Care, Springfield, VA
Community Business Partnership of Springfield, VA