Please visit our BASIC TRAINING page for COVID-19, other disaster resources, and other tools that may be helpful to you and your business. 

  • Panhandle counties (Bay, Escambia, Santa Rosa & Okaloosa) have been designated eligible for federal relief due to Hurricane Sally. Click HERE. The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is Nov. 19, 2020. The deadline to return economic injury applications is June 21, 2021.
  • CLICK HERE to see how Florida veteran businesses are succeeding amid the pandemic situation.
  • CLICK HERE to see upcoming events.

SBA’s NATIONAL VETERANS SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

November 2-6, 2020 – Visit Our EVENTS page, too!

Welcome to the Veterans Business Outreach Center of Florida’s website. We are honored to help military veterans and spouses start and succeed in a Small Business of their own. First, check out BASIC TRAINING and BUSINESS RESOURCES. Then click on the dog tag above to register for services. We stand ready to give you the information and assistance you need to succeed in business in Florida.

Basic Training

Useful tools and training in the most common skillsets entrepreneurs will need to start and succeed! From feasibility and business plan development to legal issues and government contracting…

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Business Partners

The US Small Business Administration (SBA) is the clear choice for business intel. The Institute for Veterans & Families (IVMF), creator of the DoD’s “Boots to Business” training programs, offers FREE…

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Boots To Business

Boots to Business: Introduction to Entrepreneurship two-day training class for transitioning active duty military and military spouses is a collaborative effort between the US Small Business Administration (SBA)…

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Veterans Business Outreach Center

at Gulf Coast State College

Asbell Bldg, Room 206
5230 W Hwy 98, Panama City, FL 32401
800-542-7232

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The Veterans Business Outreach Center at Gulf Coast State College is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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