Virtual format now available to women throughout the 13-county Alamo area
(July 7, 2020) San Antonio, Texas– Workforce Solutions Alamo (WSA) is hosting a series of virtual entrepreneurship workshops for women in English and Spanish. This workshop, previously an in- person series, is now available virtually due to recent public health concerns. This is a half-day Women’s Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for women entrepreneurs and business owners. Participants will have the opportunity to work one-on-one with a UTSA Small Business Development Center advisor at no cost after the bootcamp, to receive guidance on the process of business startup and growth.
There is no fee for this webinar for eligible participants. Eligibility is as follows:
- Women 18 years of age and older
- Either U.S. citizens or non-citizens authorized to work in the S.
- Resident of one of the following counties: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Frio, Gillespie, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, McMullen, Medina, Wilson
Workforce Solutions Alamo recognizes the impact of women-owned businesses on the Alamo Area economy. “We are happy that with the new virtual format more women will be able to participate in this terrific opportunity. Women-owned businesses are a vital part of the Alamo Area economy, and our Business Service team is here to help all Alamo Area businesses succeed,” said Tiffany Harris, Workforce Solutions Alamo Business Engagement Manager.
- Start Smart (9-11 m.)
- Marketing & Sales (11 a.m.-12 m.),
- Introduction to Social Media (12-1 m.)
This one-day bootcamp is offered various dates virtually from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. English Dates: 8/3/2020
Spanish Dates: 7/27/2020, 8/24/2020
For more information or to register, visit workforcesolutionsalamo.org/we, email email@example.com, or call (210) 458-2460.
This bootcamp series is in partnership with the UTSA Small Business Development Center Network, The Alamo Colleges Central Texas Technology Center, Costal Bend College, and the
Hondo Economic Development Council, and is made possible through a grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).
About Workforce Solutions Alamo
The Workforce Solutions Alamo Board serves as the governing board for the regional workforce system, a network of service providers and contractors that brings people and jobs together.
Workforce Solutions Alamo is composed of the 13-county Alamo region. Workforce Solutions Alamo membership reflects the diverse constituencies of the regional community: business, economic development, education, labor, community organizations and government.
Workforce Solutions Alamo is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. (Please request reasonable accommodations at least 48 hours in advance) Texas Relay Numbers: 1-800-735-2989 (TDD) or 1-800-735-2988 (Voice) or 711.