Denver Economic Development & Opportunity works to ensure an inclusive and innovative economy for all Denver residents, businesses, and neighborhoods.
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Your public workforce system is ready to help both jobseekers and employers succeed - and all our services are free
The Division of Small Business Opportunity (DSBO) helps a more diverse field of certified firms compete for public contracts, grow, and prosper
Resources for Denver's most vulnerable neighborhoods, helping families, small businesses, and nonprofits rise up against underinvestment and displacement
We offer various ways to support businesses, employers, job seekers, and nonprofits via grants, loans, tax credits, advising, classes, etc. Explore them and get in touch with us.
Published on June 23, 2022
Denver opens its first Social Equity Technical Assistance program for aspiring entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry. The 10-week training sessions aim to increase access to ownership in the industry.
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Published on May 16, 2022
American Recovery Plan Act (ARPA) funds to provide cash grants in addition to technical assistance from local capacity-building providers
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Published on May 11, 2022
Denver’s microbusinesses and the families and employees who built them to gain guidance, support, and succession planning
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The DSBO Equity & Empowerment Council (DEEC) seeks to create fair and equitable opportunities in which small, disadvantaged, minority and women-owned businesses of all sizes may succeed in the City and County of Denver’s expenditure of public funds.
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This informal online gathering will help attendees gain a broader understanding Denver’s entrepreneurial resources and will spotlight a community partner.
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Starting a business can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be! Join this one-hour virtual workshop to learn the basics to get your business off the ground.
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