Co-sponsors highlight and elevate small businesses during three-day educational event September 13-15

WASHINGTON – Recently the U.S. Small Business Administration <http://www.sba.gov> announced the co-sponsors for National Small Business Week (NSBW) <https://www.sba.gov/national-small-business-week&gt; , a virtual summit spotlighting the resilience of America’s entrepreneurs and the renewal of the small business economy as they build back better from the economic crisis brought on by the pandemic. This year’s Gold co-sponsor, Visa U.S.A. Inc., along with Silver and Bronze level co-sponsors, provides the resources to make this recognition week possible.

Every year, National Small Business Week events are made possible, in part, due to the support of companies and organizers who serve as co-sponsors. The following co-sponsors have joined the SBA to help celebrate National Small Business Week 2021 and honor the nation’s 32.5 million small businesses for their perseverance, ingenuity, triumphs, and creativity: 
NSBW Co-sponsors
Co-chair
SCORE
Gold
Visa U.S.A. Inc.
Silver
Amazon.com Services, LLC 
Constant Contact, Inc.
Facebook, Inc.
Google, LLC
MetLife 
Square, Inc.
Bronze
ADP, Inc.
Lockheed Martin Corporation
T-Mobile USA, Inc.
The UPS Store, Inc.
Zebra Technologies
 
With this year’s theme of celebration of resilience and renewal, NSBW events will provide a forum where business owners will be able to get expert advice, learn new business strategies, connect with industry experts, and meet other business owners.
To register for this free event to participate in the summit sessions, please visit http://www.sba.gov/NSBW <http://www.sba.gov/NSBW&gt; . All events will be live-streamed and will use the event hashtag #SmallBusinessWeek.
Details and information will be posted on https://www.sba.gov/NSBW <https://www.sba.gov/NSBW&gt; as events are finalized.

Co-sponsorship Authorization #21-21-C. SBA’s participation in this co-sponsored activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any co-sponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least two weeks in advance, by contacting smallbusinessweek@sba.gov <mailto:smallbusinessweek@sba.gov> . SCORE is partially funded by SBA Cooperative Agreement No. SBAHQ-14-S-0001.