NaVOBA announced a memorandum of understanding with Bunker Labs. Both organizations are 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organizations that help veterans succeed as business owners.
– Blake Hogan, CEO of Bunker Labs
PITTSBURGH, PA, USA, December 16, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA) today announced a memorandum of understanding with Bunker Labs. Both organizations are 501 (c) 3 nonprofits designed to help veterans succeed as business owners.
Bunker Labs offers a community, programs, and courses to help veterans and military spouses start and grow successful businesses and startups. NaVOBA creates corporate contracting opportunities for U.S. Veterans and Disabled Veterans (VBE / SDVBE) business ventures through certification, advocacy, awareness, recognition and education.
Just like other leading diversified business certification organizations, for example the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), two-thirds of NaVOBA’s board seats are held by companies to ensure alignment with the needs of corporate supplier diversity programs. The rest of the seats are held by certified VBE / SDVBE and partner organizations, such as Bunker Labs. Blake Hogan, Managing Director of Bunker Labs, has been elected to the NaVOBA Board of Directors to represent Bunker.
âBunker Labs is proud to work with NaVOBA to support the small businesses owned by veterans and military spouses that are the backbone of the US economy. These leaders strengthen our communities and unite our country by doing the hard work of an entrepreneur. We are honored to be a small part of their mission alongside a phenomenal organization like NaVOBA.
Collaboration is one of the best ways to accelerate the growth of the veteran entrepreneurial community. This partnership allows two organizations to build on each other’s strengths to increase access to opportunities for veteran-owned businesses.
âNaVOBA has always looked for opportunities to work together whenever possible,â said Matthew Pavelek, President and CEO of NaVOBA. âBunker Labs has done a tremendous job helping veterans turn their ideas and passions into successful businesses. We are excited to partner with this great organization to build on this success and see our deserving veteran-owned businesses thrive.
For more information, please visit www.navoba.org/Bunker.
About the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA)
NaVOBA provides a direct link for contracting between US companies and Certified Veterans Business Enterprises â¢ (VBE) and Certified Service-Disabled Veterans Business Enterprises â¢ (SDVBE). NaVOBA’s mission is to create corporate contracting opportunities for the US Veterans and Disabled Veterans (VBE / SDVBE) business ventures through certification, advocacy, awareness, recognition and education. ‘education. NaVOBA proudly represents the community of business veterans within the National Business Inclusion Consortium, a coalition of the country’s leading business organizations representing diverse communities.
About Bunker Labs
Bunker Labs is a national 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. The mission of Bunker Labs is to support and bring together entrepreneurs and small business owners related to the military. We accomplish this mission by facilitating a member-driven, action-oriented network of entrepreneurs and small business owners, providing practical tools and resources, and highlighting inspiring stories that highlight possibilities. and the achievements of the community.
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