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New York SBA™ issues Minority Owned Business Certification for companies owned by one (1) or more persons self-declaring minority status1. This credential may help minority business owners and peoples of color advance in societal executive outreach, diversity, and other end-user iniatives. Corporations, government agencies, other small businesses, and customers seeking diversity in their business relationships may request Minority Owned Business Certification. Get Certified Today.

Diversity Equity Inclusion

American policy and society's goal is to ensure the fair treatment and full-participation of all human beings while considering their unique experiences. Diversity in culture, ethnicity, religion; Equity in resource allocation, economic access; and Inclusion of those groups or peoples historically disadvantaged are DEI objectives. New York SBA™ Minority Owned Business Certification is a marketing tool you should obtain and publicize to corporations, other small businesses, and customers. Sign-Up Now.

Requirements for Minority Owned Business Certification1

Definition of Minority: Race in the United States of America is not socially defined as biological, anthropological, or genetic but is categorized by racial and national origin (or) sociocultural groups.

51% or more of the company must be owned by one (1) or more people self-declaring their Race in accordance with the guidelines established by the U.S. Census Bureau ACS and Office of Management and Budget.
Any Person With Origins in Any of the Original People of:
  • Black Africa
  • Europe, the Middle East, North Africa
  • North America, Central America, South America
  • Far East, Southeast Asia, the Indian Subcontinent
  • Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, other Pacific Islands
  • Two or More Races
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Company Must Be Registered in the State of New York.

New York SBA™ Minority Owned Business Certification does not require audited financial statements; no minimum years in operation; and no "on-site examination" of your company's office, and no U.S. citizenship is required. Register Here.

National SBA Network™ Offices

All 50 states have an independent State SBA office that administers (1) Business Certifications, (2) Resources during Emergency & Financial Need, and (3) Other Assistance to the small business community of their individual state. Decreed as a clearinghouse for small business New York SBA™ is your commercial partner.  Contact Your Local Office.

United States Demographic Change

Founded in 1776, the United States of America conducted her first national census in 1790 and since-then has racially categorized persons for the purposes of political representation, government spending, immigration, and economic development. Current projections by the U.S. Census Bureau expect "America's White Majority" will end by 2045 opting for immigrants, mixed-race citizens, Native-Americans, and Black American populations. Multi-national corporations, Corporate America, and consumers are embracing the benefits of diversity and may pro-actively recruit these relationships.  Sign-Up Now.

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Diversity Among Fortune 500 CEOs

White = 92.6%
Latino = 3.4%
Asian = 2.4%
Black = 1%
Other = 0.6%
Entrepreneurship = Empowerment
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