What services can OKNABEC provide?Assistance is available for all stages of business from start-up through expansion. The OKNABEC assists individuals, sole -proprietors, corporations and Tribal entities with their business needs. Specific types of Management and Technical Assistance shall include but are not limited to the following:
What area of Oklahoma does the OKNABEC serve?The Oklahoma Native American Business Enterprise Center serves minority business owners throughout the state of Oklahoma.
Does the OKNABEC issue grants?No, the Oklahoma Native American Business Enterprise Center does not issue any type of grants. The OKNABEC is operated by Rural Enterprises of Oklahoma, Inc. Any questions about grant opportunities should be referred to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
How can I get a loan?OKNABEC does not have lending programs. OKNABEC utilizes the services of its sponsoring agency, Rural Enterprises of Oklahoma, Inc. (REI) and will connect you with a Loan Officer. Visit www.ruralenterprises.com for available lending programs offered by the organization.
What types of industries does the OKNABEC work with?Any firm in any industry can seek assistance from the Oklahoma Native American Business Enterprise Center.
How can I get certified as a minority?There are several certifications that may be available for your firm. Our staff can advise you based on your company's particular situation. Please call us at 918.994.4370.
How do I access the Dodge Report?We monitor the Dodge Report for clients and send notification to clients based on their profile. Clients can also receive the Dodge Report directly as an account holder under our subscription at a reduced rate.
For more information email James Ray, or call 918.994.4370.