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About this Center
The MBDA Business Center located in Honolulu, HI is operated by the University of Hawaii. The center is part of a national network of funded centers located in major cities throughout the United States.
The MBDA Business Center Honolulu fosters the establishment and growth of minority-owned businesses in America.The center works with minority business enterprises to generate increased financing and contract opportunities and to create and retain jobs.
The center is partnered with the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Shidler College of Business, under the management of the Pacific Business Center. Our mission is to cultivate and support the entrepreneurial spirit in the Hawaii minority community: its individuals, businesses and organizations.
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In FY2011, MBDA helped Hawaii minority-owned businesses obtain 49 contracts totaling $19,935,558 and $8,773,100 in capital through six financial transactions.
For clients with gross annual revenues of $500,000 or more, the MBDA Business Center completed 43 transactions totaling $24,863,337. For clients with annual gross revenues below $500,000, the MBDA Business Center completed 12 transactions totaling $3,845,321.
MBDA assisted Hawaii minority-owned businesses in creating 42 new jobs in FY2011.
Core Business Services
Business Plan Development
Market Research and Planning
Financial, credit and risk analysis
SBA and conventional loan preparation
General financial counseling
Learn more about the Honolulu MBDA Business Center.