SB/DVBE Outreach Events & Resources

The Outreach section is committed to expanding statewide outreach for Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises and small businesses through education and business opportunity enhancements.

Upcoming Outreach Events

Communication & Outreach 2016 Events Calendar - (MS Word) (PDF)  

If you would like the Communication & Outreach team to participate at an upcoming event that is not already listed on our Events Calendar, please fill out the Event Request form and submit it to

If you are interested in having a DGS representative as a speaker at an upcoming event, please fill out the Speaker Request Form.

Customer Forums - For State Agencies ONLY

The purpose of the Department of General Services (DGS) Procurement Division (PD) State Agency Customer Forum is to provide information to State Purchasing and Contracting Officials, Purchasing Authority Contacts, Buyers, and Small Business and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) Advocates about upcoming statewide contracts, policy changes, legislative updates, SB/DVBE outreach events and information about PD's projects and programs.

Small Business and DVBE Outreach Events Mobile App

DGS-PD’s Communication & Outreach section is committed to expanding statewide outreach efforts for the SB and DVBE community through education and business opportunity enhancements. Access here via the link or scan with your mobile device. 

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Strategic Outreach Partnership Request

The Department of General Services (DGS) would like to welcome organizations interested in becoming a Strategic Outreach Partner with our Small Business (SB) and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) Outreach Program.

To apply, please fill out the Strategic Outreach Partnership Request Form. Once completed, mail to:

Danetta Jackson
Department of General Services, Procurement Division
707 3rd Street, 2nd Floor
West Sacramento, CA 95605

How to do Business with the State Webinars, Videos and Presentations


DVBE Testimonial Videos

Registration and Certification Instructions


PowerPoint Presentations

Marketing Your Business to the State

Upcoming Solicitations for DGS

    Small Business (SB) & Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) Resources

    Departments with SB/DVBE First Policy

    Contact the Outreach Section

    Business Hours:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Mailing Address:
    Department of General Services
    Procurement Division
    Attn: Outreach Section
    707 3rd Street, 2nd Floor, MS 2-204
    West Sacramento, CA 95605

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