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Strategic Outreach and Communications

STRATEGIC OUTREACH AND COMMUNICATIONS

Strategic Outreach and Communications (SOC) connects Veteran-owned and other small businesses interested in doing business with VA to resources, education, and training.

Overview

Access information tools, requirement resources, and networking opportunities necessary to do business with VA and other Federal agencies.

Doing Business with VA

Learn more about VA Small and Veteran Business Programs. Access information and resources on government procurements, subcontracting, and more.

Doing Business with VA

Education and Training

Learn about doing business with VA and guide your access to resources to discover opportunities for VOSBs.

Explore Education and Training

Media Library

The VA OSDBU Media Library has the latest news and resources for the Veteran Small Business Community with videos, publications, factsheets, and more.

Explore the Media Library

Direct Access Program

Network, build partnerships, and gain access to program and contracting staff through VA Direct Access Events.

Get Connected

Veteran Entrepreneur Portal

Fast and convenient access to tools for Vetrepreneurs to start, grow, and sustain a small business.

Explore the Portal

How to do Business with Federal Agencies

Follow the links to learn how small businesses can access Federal procurement opportunities with each listed agency.

Federal Procurement Opportunities

Events Calendar

Attend DAP and outreach events, conferences, workshops, and training sessions.

Find an Event to Attend

Small Business Liaisons

Contact a Small Business Liaison for information about doing business with VA.

Locate Liaison

Connect

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  • Mail only:
    810 Vermont Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20420

    OSDBU Call Center:
    1–866–584–2344
    Email: osdbu@va.gov
    Hours: 8 a.m.–6 p.m. (Eastern)
For advice on potential procurement opportunities in your area, contact your local
VA Small Business Liaison