The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will conduct a FREE seminar on Tuesday, January 2, 2013 to explain the Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Contracting Program to help women-owned small businesses in targeted industries compete for federal contracts. The SBA loan program will also be discussed to assist small businesses with access to capital. The seminar is from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the SBA Office, 3649 Leopard Street, Suite 411, Corpus Christi, TX 78408. Registration begins at 8:45 am. Seating is limited & seminar is subject to change. Please call Elizabeth Soliz, Economic Development Specialist at 361-879-0017, Ext. 301 for reservations.

All SBA programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance by contacting the SBA office at (361) 879-0017.