Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City set to mark 82nd year (now covering over 800 acres)
The Coast Guard celebrated its 232-year anniversary on August 4, 2022. See article in the Coastal Review dated August 9, 2022 by Kip Tabb: https://coastalreview.org/2022/08/coast-guard-station-elizabeth-city-set-to-mark-82nd-year/. For more information, please contact Darleen Stein at email@example.com or 252-207-5246.
Article: ECSI Eyes Moore Minority-Owned Firms for Contracts
The Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) is reaching out to businesses owned by minorities and women in an effort to increase their participation in university construction projects per the 10 percent contract award goal set by the University of North Carolina College System per Daily Advance article entitled, “ECSI eyes more minority-owned firms for contracts” by Reggie Ponder dated June 6.
GSA: Multiple Award Schedule Startup Springboard
If you run a business interested or participating in the federal contracting market and are interested in getting on a GSA schedule, the new Multiple Award Schedule Startup Springboard now offers a simpler way to achieve your contracting goals. The MAS Startup Springboard is a broadening of the 2016 Startup Springboard pilot program for IT companies which was created as a part of the Making it Easier (MIE) Initiative.
SBA Announces Moratorium on Bona Fide Place of Business Requirements for 8(A) Business Development Program
Contact U.S. Small Business Administration at Press_Office@sba.gov
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration today announced a moratorium on the requirement that participants in SBA’s 8(a) Business Development Program must establish a bona fide place of business in a specific geographic area in order to be awarded any construction contract through the 8(a) Program due to the ongoing challenges of COVID-19.
Article: The Military Awarded This Years’ Service Members from the Navy, Air Force, Army and Coast Guard …
The military awarded this years’ Service Members from the Navy, Air Force, Army and Coast Guard for their courage and sacrifice. See Military Times article dated July 25, 2022: https://www.militarytimes.com/video/2022/07/25/for-courage-and-sacrifice-highlights-from-2022-service-members-of-the-year-event/. For more information, please contact Darleen Stein at firstname.lastname@example.org or 252-207-5246.
Article: Opportunities for Women Afloat Expand as 2023 Transfer Season Approaches
For the first time ever, more women were serving on small cutters than on large ones. See article entitled, “Opportunities for women afloat expand as 2023 transfer season approaches” by Kathy Murray, U.S. Coast Guard, My CG, dated July 25, 2022: https://www.mycg.uscg.mil/News/Article/3098766/opportunities-for-women-afloat-expand-as-2023-transfer-season-approaches/.