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Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Day
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As we celebrate Veterans Appreciation Month, we recognize our local veteran-owned businesses and entrepreneurs throughout Maryland. Here at Maryland Commerce, we proudly support veterans in a number of ways, including managing two specific programs targeted towards hiring veterans and veteran-owned businesses. The Military Personnel and Veteran-Owned Small Business Loan Program

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Veterans Day
Military

The State of Maryland is celebrating Veterans Appreciation Month and honoring military veterans during the month of November with a series of programs, exhibits, and special offers at attractions and businesses throughout the state. The initiative is a joint effort between the Maryland Office of Tourism, Maryland State Highway Administration

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Bourn Environmental Prince George's County nature environment
Job Creation

Bourn Environmental, a small construction firm that provides environmental restoration services, has received a $50,000 loan from the Maryland Department of Commerce. The loan, made through the state’s Military Personnel and Veteran-Owned Small Business No-Interest Loan Program, will assist Bourn Environmental with operational costs including equipment purchases and improvements to

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Coffeecade
Job Creation

Coffeecade, a startup retail coffeehouse, is setting up shop and creating 10 new jobs in Anne Arundel County later this year. The store will be based in Pasadena and include a café that will serve premium iced, blended and traditional coffees as well as teas, baked goods, and sandwiches. The

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doctors office bayview services maryland
Job CreationSmall Business

Bayview Services Group, an Anne Arundel County startup that provides administrative support to medical practices, has received a $40,000 loan from the Maryland Department of Commerce. The loan, made through the state’s Military Personnel and Veteran-Owned Small Business No-Interest Loan Program, will assist Bayview Services with purchasing computer software and office

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VOR Technology
Breaking NewsIT and Cybersecurity

VOR Technology LLC, a veteran-owned cybersecurity firm based in Columbia, plans to expand its workforce after receiving multiple contracts from the U.S. Department of Defense. To meet the growing demand for its services and cybersecurity expertise, the company anticipates creating more than 60 new jobs in the Fort Meade area.

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ProgramsSmall Business

Assisted Multicare Transportation, a non-emergency medical transportation company in Pikesville, is expanding its provided services with help from the State of Maryland. The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) is providing the company a $50,000 loan through the Military Personnel and Veteran-Owned Small Business No-Interest Loan Program (MPVSBLP). Assisted Multicare will

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Commerce

A veteran-owned company has received a helping hand from the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) through a $20,000 interest-free loan, DBED Secretary Dominick Murray announced Monday. The loan was awarded to Grasonville-based Diversified Packaging Products, Inc., an Eastern Shore wholesale distributor that supplies barware and beverage accessories. The Military Personnel and Veteran-Owned

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