Building Black Biz has created an online educational guide that features the fundamentals of entrepreneurship to help start or grow your business. Our resources include curated topics that range from business development skills to finding the right funding or mentorship program for your small business. All educational opportunities have been provided by Operation Hope, the NYC Small Business Services and MetroPlus Health.

Small Business Development Program

Operation Hope Business Basics Program

Credit and Money Management Program

Operation Hope Credit and Money Management Program

Grant Programs

Local and national small business grant programs

Request A Financial Coach

Schedule a free, virtual coaching session with a live, personal Operation Hope Financial Coach

Learn how to safely reopen or operate your business with the current NYC COVID-19 guidelines

Black Entrepreneurs NYC (BE NYC)

A program which aims to increase the number of Black-owned business in New York City with a focus on growing businesses in high-growth industries.

Health insurance for you and your small business
7. Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Certification

Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises Program expands opportunities for entrepreneurs to grow their businesses.

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) offers free business courses to guide NYC.

FastTracĀ® is a series of multiple-session entrepreneurship bootcamps offered by the NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS)

Legal matters are important to small businesses, and The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) can connect you with a lawyer that will help you save costs and time.

Easy access to services from multiple agencies to help businesses start, grow and operate

Programs that provide direct access to select partner corporations through workshops, one-on-one mentorships, and contracting opportunities