SAVE THE DATE!

In 2017, SoBRO will celebrate 45 years of serving the Bronx.

Stay tuned for event date and information!

Made in the Bronx Annual Event

The Cultural Explosion: Embracing, Bronx Food, Fashion, Beauty, Media and the Arts.

An evening of inspiration and conversation with an array of innovative business mavens, up-and-coming entrepreneurs, and young trailblazing business mavericks that have helped to enrich our growing commerce community.

We are bringing together the movers and shakers of the Bronx and New York City for an exciting mixing of minds and methods.

Date: Friday, December 9, 2016

Time: 6PM – 9PM

Location: Pier 132 | 789 East 132nd St. Bronx, NY 10454

RSVP Hotline: 718 732 7521

RSVP Eventbrite:  CLICK HERE

 

18th Annual Bronx Business Opportunities Expo

The South Bronx is OPEN FOR BUSINESS!

WHAT: Meet and network with like minded business owners entrepreneurs and professionals in the Bronx. Join over 40 exhibitors and network with government agencies, prime contractors, and small businesses. Meet with government procurement representatives, MWBEs, SDVOBs, VOSBs, 8(a)s, Hub Zone, WOSBs, EDWOSBs, and DBEs, and locate potential subcontracting opportunities.

WHERE: Metropolitan College of New York (MCNY) Bronx Extension Center 459 E 149th St. (between Bergen and Brook Avenues) Bronx, NY 10455

WHEN: Thursday, September 8th 2016 at 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

REGISTER: http://sobro.ecenterdirect.com/events/4633

MORE INFO: Nelson Ortiz, Business Specialist via email nortiz@sobro.org

For more information about SoBRO’s upcoming workshops/events or about our programs and services contact us at (718) 292-3113.

Chancellor of Education, Dr. Betty Rosa speaks at SoBRO

May 2016 South Bronx Leadership Forum (SBLF) – Celebrating Leaders

Join us for a discussion with Dr. Betty Rosa, Chancellor of Education!

WHEN:      Tuesday, May 24th at 11:00 AM

WHERE:   SoBRO CENTER – 555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455

RSVP:        Tammy Gonsalves via email (tgonsalves@sobro.org)

For more information about Dr. Rosa, CLICK HERE

For more information about SoBRO’s upcoming workshops and our programs contact us at (718) 292-3113.

SoBRO’s 14th Annual Golf and Tennis Classic Fundraiser

SoBRO’s Second Biggest Annual Fundraiser 

You are invited to attend SoBRO’s 14th Annual Golf and Tennis Classic Fundraiser “Fore the Love of the Bronx”

WHEN: Thursday, June 23rd at 11:00 AM till 8:00 PM

WHERE: Hampshire Country Club 1025 Cove Road Mamaroneck, NY 10543

For ticket price information or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Tamiel Gonsalves, Special Events and Resource Development Specialist at 347 366 4919 or via email (tgonsalves@sobro.org) OR CLICK HERE

Commissioner Greg Bishop Speaks at SoBRO

APRIL 2016 – CELEBRATING LEADERS

join us for a discussion with: 

WHO:           Commissioner, Gregg Bishop

WHAT:         Speaks at SoBRO for April’s South Bronx Leadership Forum (SBLF)

WHERE:      SoBRO CENTER – 555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455

WHEN:         Friday, 8th April 2016

RSVP:            Tammy Gonsalves at tgonsalves@sobro.org

For more information about SoBRO’s upcoming workshops and our programs contact us at (718) 292-3113.

INTRODUCTION TO ESTIMATING AND COST CONTROL WORKSHOP

Focal Point:

  • Prequalification/MWBE Application Process
  • What does the NYC SCA Buy
  • How to Qualify to be a Vendor with the NYC SCA
  • How to Identify and Market Purchase Opportunities
  • Overview of Listings of Available Contracts
  • Contract Compliance

Date:             Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Time:             2:00pm – 4:00pm

Location:     SoBRO 555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455

RSVP:            Nelson Ortiz (718) 732-7538 or Nortiz@sobro.org

 

For more information about SoBRO’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), upcoming workshops and our M/WBE Program contact us at (718) 292-3113

DOING BUSINESS WITH THE NYC SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY (NYCSCA) WORKSHOP

Focal Point:

  • Prequalification/MWBE Application Process
  • What does the NYC SCA Buy
  • How to Qualify to be a Vendor with the NYC SCA
  • How to Identify and Market Purchase Opportunities
  • Overview of Listings of Available Contracts
  • Contract Compliance

Date:              Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Time:             2:00pm – 4:00pm

Location:      SoBRO 555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455

RSVP:              Nelson Ortiz (718) 732-7538 or Nortiz@sobro.org

For more information about SoBRO’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), upcoming workshops and our M/WBE Program contact us at (718) 292-3113

How to Do Business with the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey Workshop

Focal Points:

  • Current Bid Opportunities
  • How to Market to the Port Authority of NY & NJ
  • How to Become a Certified Vendor with PANYNJ
  • Learn more about the M/W/S/DBE Programs

Date:                   Thursday, May 12, 2016

Time:                   2:00pm – 4:00pm

Location:           SoBRO 555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor, Bronx NY, 10455

RSVP:                  Nelson Ortiz (718) 732-7538 or Nortiz@sobro.org

 

For more information about SoBRO’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), upcoming workshops and our M/WBE program, contact us at 718-292-3113 or visit www.sobro.org

 

CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (DEP) WORKSHOP

Focal Points:

  • Bid Opportunities with DEP
  • What does the NYC DEP Buy
  • How to Qualify to be a Vendor with the NYC DEP
  • How to Market Your Business Effectively to DEP
  • Prevailing Wage Responsibilities
  • Contract Compliance

Date:             Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Time              2:00pm – 4:00pm
Location:     SoBRO 555 Bergen Avenue, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455
RSVP:           Nelson Ortiz, 718‐732‐7538 or Nortiz@sobro.org

Presenters: Santo Cimino, Deputy ACCO NYC Environmental Protection Contracting Opportunities Office/Agency Chief Contracting Office & Ira M. Elmore, Deputy ACCO NYC Environmental Protection Contract Opportunities Office/Agency Chief Contracting Office

For more information about SoBRO’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), upcoming workshops and our M/WBE Program contact us at (718) 292‐3113 or visit www.sobro.org.

Mission

SoBRO’s mission is to enhance the quality of life in the South Bronx by strengthening businesses and creating innovative economic, housing, educational, and career development programs for youth and adults.

[ See More ]

Give

SoBRO is a registered 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible in full or in part.

[ See More ]

Contact Us

  • 718-292-3113
  • info@sobro.org

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.


© 2014 South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation. SoBRO is registered trademark in the United States of America.
SoBRO is an equal opportunity employer/program.