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Starting a Veteran-Owned Businesses

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), through its Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE), established specific programs to help Veterans start a business and become qualified as a Veteran-Owned, or a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Business, which will enables qualified business owners to be eligible for federal set-asides.

More Information

For more information, including assistance with starting a business, becoming qualified, and other business opportunities, visit the VA Veteran Business website at:

Additional Resources for Veteran-Owned Business Development

New York State Small Business Development Center
New York State Veterans Business Outreach Center Program
Franchising Opportunities for Veterans

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