WBC Verizon: 5G Connecting Communities: The Future of Small Business 11/2/22

The panelists are community partners working to grow and support startups and small businesses across Northern Virginia. The event will spotlight the positive benefits 5G technology can provide businesses and communities across the region to advance their goals.

Plan on getting on the Verizon Digital Ready platform to start the process or to utilize the resource? **CLICK HERE

Note: the grant application in the platform will not open until any combination of two courses, coaching events, and community events are complete (part of the eligibility).

**Grant cycle**
For the latest round of grants, applications open on August 25, 2022 and close 11:59p (PST) on November 14, 2022. All applicants will be notified about whether or not they have been selected to receive grant funding the week of November 28, 2022.

**Who is eligible to apply?**
To be eligible to apply for this round of grants, users must complete any combination of two courses, coaching events, and community events between July 1, 2022, and November 14, 2022, and submit a grant application by November 14, 2022. Engagements through the Personalized Mentoring feature are not included towards grant eligibility. Awards will be made to a selection of qualified businesses who apply (not all applicants). Eligibility is based on accurate complete submission, and priority will be given to entrepreneurs of color,
women, and veteran-owned businesses and other businesses in historically under-served communities that don’t have access to flexible, affordable capital. Non-profit organizations are ineligible for this grant. Applicants may apply for one business only and must be 18 years of age to apply.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022
3:00 pm-4:00 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.


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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