Minority Business Technical Resources
Hispanic Business Center
The Hispanic Business Center provides educational and developmental support for the economic and business growth and advancement of the Hispanic Community in Northeast Ohio.
Phone number: 216.681.4422
Minority Business Assistance Center ("MBAC") of Cleveland
Located at the Urban League of Greater Cleveland, the MBAC assists socially disadvantaged small businesses with: access to capital, bonding, MBE/EDGE certification, contract opportunities, business coaching and training.
Phone number: 216.622.0999 x232
Minority Business Development Agency ("MBDA") Business Center
The U.S. Department of Commerce's MBDA promotes the competitiveness of minority-owned business though generating increased financial opportunities. The MBDA Business Center located in Cleveland, OH is operated by the Commission on Economic Inclusion. The center is part of a national network of funded centers located in major cities throughout the United States. The center works with minority business enterprises to generate increased financing and contract opportunities while creating and retaining jobs.
Phone number: 216.592.2253
The Northern Ohio Minority Supplier Development Council (NOMSDC)
NOMSDC seeks to retain, grow and enhance the profitability of its ethnic minority-owned businesses, primarily by working to increase the purchase of good and services from these firms by large corporations.
Phone number: 216.363.6300
Northeast Ohio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
The Northeast Ohio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce promotes and supports the domestic and international economic development of Hispanic commerce and serves as the liaison to the Hispanic market in Northeast Ohio.
Phone number: 216.281.4422
Urban League of Greater Cleveland
The Urban League of Greater Cleveland (ULGC), a community-based, non-profit organization was established in 1917. The core mission focuses on the following: Education & Youth, Economic Empowerment, Health & Quality of Life, Civic Engagement, Civil Rights and Racial Justice. Business services include: business planning, legal services, product development and technical resources. Partnering with government, corporate and other community organizations has enabled the ULGC’s ability to respond effectively to the needs of the urban community.
Phone number: 216.622.0999
National Association of Women Business Owners
The National Association of Women Business Owners represents women-owned businesses within the Northeast Ohio region.
Phone number: 440.914.9262
The Presidents Council is an organization consisting of African-American business owners who provide leadership, innovative ideas, and resources to advance African-American owned and operated businesses, contributing to the overall growth and economic development in Northeast Ohio.
Phone number: 216.771.8702
Minority Business Solutions, Inc.
Minority Business Solutions Inc. (MBS) a diversity consultant firm established in 2007 provides consulting services specializing in construction and related industry, as well as trade union, small business and community awareness including referral services for public and private bidding opportunities.
Phone number: 216.283.0707