The first full week of May is National Small Business Week — CNHED is proud to work with our government agencies and the small business community to organize and promote events and activities in celebration of small business for the District’s own DC Small Business Week 2019!
Whether you’re a small business, a supporter, or an organization providing assistance or capital to small businesses, you can join in the week’s coordinated activities.
Get a discount during Small Biz week from participating local small businesses by presenting the promotional card (print or digital) throughout the week. Click here for the Heart of DC Promotional Program card!
Small Business Week Kickoff Event: Monday, May 6th
CNHED and our host committee for Small Business Week are excited to announce Andy Shallal, local business owner and leader, as the DC Small Business Week Champion. Shallal will host the kickoff of DC Small Business Week to recognize and celebrate DC’s small businesses and their impact on our economy and community at his newly opened Busboys and Poets in Anacostia on Monday, May 6th from 10 AM to 11:30 AM. Click here to register. And be sure to stick around after the event to help us canvass corridors!
Small Business Advocacy Day: Wednesday, May 8th
Join us to help advocate for the local small business community. We value our small businesses because they contribute to DC’s economy, commercial corridors, workforce, and culture of the District. It’s an opportunity for ALL of us to gather to discuss our small business budget priorities, then attend one-on-one meetings with DC Councilmembers and/or their staff on Wednesday, May 8th from 10 AM to Noon at the John A. Wilson Buildilng. Click here to RSVP.
Stay tuned for more details about scheduled events during DC Small Business Week!
Small Business Week 2019 is brought to you in part by: