MBDA an agency in the US Department of Commerce helps create and maintain U.S. jobs by promoting the growth and global competitiveness of large, medium and small businesses owned and operated by members of the minority and Diaspora communities.
Through a national network of more than 40 business centers  and a wide range of domestic and international strategic partners, MBDA provides Agency clients with the technical assistance and access to capital, contract opportunities and new markets that they need to create new jobs.
We have number of programs to assistance MBEs:
- Advocacy and Outreach 
- Business Centers 
- Business Services 
- Grant Competitions 
- National Advisory Council on Minority Business Enterprise 
- Office of Native American Business Development 
- Research and Knowledge Management