Community Navigator Dallas

What is Community Navigator Dallas? Community Navigator Dallas is a targeted outreach initiative for small businesses in underrepresented communities. The DEC Network has partnered with six organizations including the Women’s Business Center. The program is a collaborative designed to connect small business owners to funding, programs, and resources that matter.

As a Community Navigator Dallas spoke, the WBC’s mission is to provide technical assistance, specifically, loan preparation and provide financial literacy tools and resources to bridge the gap between underrepresented entrepreneurs and access to capital.

The WBC presents the Entrepreneur’s Roadmap to Capital Series a virtual workshop series to provide financial education and training to small business owners that are thinking about funding for their business. 

The Big 3 Financial Statements
10/20 5:30pm-6:30pm

Learn how to understand your balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement. Together the 3 statements give a comprehensive portrayal of your company’s operating activities. Click here to REGISTER.

Let's Talk Credit
10/27, 5:30pm-6:30pm

From personal credit to business credit, you will gain knowledge of the importance of credit and the role it plays when applying for a loan. Click here to REGISTER. 

Ready to Apply for a Loan?
11/3, 5:30pm-6:30pm

Many Entrepreneurs feel that they need capital, but do not know the options available. This session will provide the answer to your funding questions and the basic requirements for a LiftFund loan. Click here to REGISTER.

Loan Readiness Consultations

The WBC is offering a no cost credit consultation and advising on preparing for a loan from a Women’s Business Center advisor to increase the likelihood of an approval on a loan application. You’ll learn the 5c’s of credit, get help with your financial statements and a credit analysis to determine if you are ready for a loan.

Click here to schedule a loan readiness consultation.

*Before scheduling an appointment, please view our service area map.