May 2024 News & Notes

City of Pilot Point

Coffee with the City Manager | May 16th

Britt Lusk invites you to have a cup of joe with him the third Thursday of every month, between 7am-9am at the Coffee House.
Britt welcomes questions, ideas, or just casual conversation and plans to offer Coffee with the City Manager on a regular basis.

Board and Council Meetings 


Pilot Point Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is a non-profit organization composed of businesses and individuals who wish to see Pilot Point grow and flourish. By pooling their resources, Chamber members are able to exert a positive influence on the community. Our main goal is to find ways to showcase what Pilot Point has to offer.

On the third Thursday of every month the Pilot Point Chamber of Commerce hosts a luncheon for the local business owners.

See details on how to join here

Thursday May 16 | 11:30am – 1:00pm at Lone Star Lodge Resort and Marina 

Registration closes Wednesday May 15th

Register Here

 


PointBank Business Breakfast

Every month, PointBank invites members of the business community to their monthly Business Breakfast, hosted at the Pilot Point Branch Community Center (739 E Liberty St). Bringing insightful business tips to the small business owners in Denton County.
  • Pilot Point ISD Superintendent – Dr. Shannon Fuller | May 22th, 8 am – 9 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


TWU Center for Woman Entrepreneurs Workshops & Gatherings

There is a Veteran Woman Entrepreneur Grant Application that opens on February 12, 2024 and closes on March 15, 2024.

If you are a female veteran in Texas who is starting or currently owns an existing business, you may qualify for the CWE’s Veteran Woman Entrepreneur Grant program.

25 grant funds of $5,000 each will be awarded to qualified Texas women veterans. This grant program is aimed specifically at helping veterans and is open to women entrepreneurs throughout Texas.

Frequently Asked Questions

Veteran Woman Grant

Available resources to help Women Veteran entrepreneurs start, build and grow their businesses


Stoke Denton

Work better at Stoke, Denton’s coworking space and entrepreneur hub where ambition, technology, and a shared desire to positively impact our community come together. Stoke provides workspace, office amenities and a supportive, resourceful community for startups, entrepreneurs, remote workers, freelancers, small businesses, and tech-enabled companies.


NCTC Small Business Development Center

Just getting off the ground with your small business? The SBDC offers individual advising at no cost in such areas as new business feasibility and start-up, business plan preparation, financial management, and general management strategies for small businesses engaged in retail, service manufacturing and wholesale industries.

Miss out on some of the previous webinars, including more help with QuickBooks Online, learning how to build a successful email list and more?

See their YouTube channel for past webinars!

See more info here


Governor’s Small Business Webinar Series

All of the Governor’s Small Business Webinar series are available to watch after the fact in the Resource Library.
See the full guide on How to Start a Business in Texas

Need extra help?


Small Business Administration

SBA is a leader in helping small businesses achieve their goals.

If you’re still struggling from the effects of COVID-19 on your business, see the SBA’s resources page for details on the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, Protection Program and more.

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Want to learn how to better manage your business? The U.S Small Business Administration has helpful information for business owners to learn and master to become a success.

SBA Business Guide