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Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA)

Grant Application Period Open for Nonprofits that Serve Veterans, Families

Applications Due by August 30, 2019 MADISON — Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) Secretary-designee Mary Kolar announced today that grant applications from registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that provide financial assistance or other services to Wisconsin veterans and their families are being accepted. The Non-Profit Grant program includes a maximum total of up to $250,000 annually to nonprofit organizations and… Read more
Veteran Owned Business | Verified | Delaware

Delaware Veteran Owned Business Certification

State of Delaware Veteran Owned Business Certification Program: Delaware Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business Enterprise (SDVOBE) and Veteran Owned Business Enterprise (VOBE) Certification The Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD) offers one combined application for diverse and small business certification. All applicants use this Certification Application Part of the review of eligibility for certification as a diverse or small business at… Read more
Veteran Owned Business | Verified | Ohio

Ohio Veteran Owned Business Certification

Ohio Business Certification: Veteran-Friendly Business Enterprise (VBE) Program The State of Ohio’s Veteran-Friendly Business Enterprise (VBE) Procurement program provides preference or bonus points to certified companies that compete to contract with the state to supply the goods or services it needs, including eligible construction services. VBE Eligibility In order to be eligible for certification, the applicant business must satisfy one… Read more
Verified Veteran Owned Business

8/2/2019 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bid Opportunities

Here’s a recent list posted on August 2, 2019 of RFPs, RFIs, Pre-Solicitations, bid updates and more from Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps.gov). These are for various products and services for many government agencies. You must have an account with FedBizOpps.gov to view these bids. Your business must be verified with the CVE (click here for information about the CVE and… Read more
Veteran Owned Business Verified Member

July 2019 Veteran Owned Business Website Numbers

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com July 2019 website numbers are in: 281,532 unique visitors (Nearly 1.9 million so far in 2019) 4,000,000+ page views (close to 24,000,000 so far in 2019) 16,829 unique visitors on busiest day (would be 3x higher if you add in all domains associated with VOB)   And as always… thank you so much for your support of business’ owned… Read more
Tyndal Damage

Disaster Assistance Resources For Veterans

Veterans After a disaster, if you’re a Veteran, you can find help and support through the VA and other resources on this page. Veterans Crisis Line If you are a Veteran in crisis – or you’re concerned about one – free, confidential support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Veterans Crisis Line is available by… Read more
"It Is The Veteran" Poem

It Is The Veteran – Read This Veterans Day Poem!

Please “like” and “share” if you agree! This poem is at the heart of why we launched Veteran Owned Business 10 years ago. Anyone can put a sticker on a window saying “we support our troops/veterans” but if you really want to show your support for those who served (and continue to serve) our great nation, make an effort to… Read more