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Minority Business Centers

For over 50 years, ASIAN, Inc. supported thousands of clients and socio- economically disadvantaged communities at large by delivering core services in small business assistance, minority business development, and supplier diversity and certifications, to promote equitable economic development.


Current and past programs include:

  • Operation, at the behest of the U.S. Department of Commerce's Minority Business Development Agency, MBDA Business Centers in San Francisco, San Jose and Fresno, which have provided minority businesses with technical assistance, including certification, marketing, finance and procurement.

  • Co-administration of City College of San Francisco's Small Business Recruitment and Compliance Program, which encourages small and local business participation in the College's ongoing construction program.

  • Minority- and woman-owned business certification services.

Core In-Language Services

[English, Chinese, Spanish]


Access to Capital



Access to Contracts


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Access to Consulting


Our clients are U.S.-based minority business enterprises (MBEs) as defined in the MBDA Act.  This includes businesses owned and operated by socially or economically disadvantaged individuals, including but not limited to Black or African American; Hispanic or Latino; American Indian or Alaska Native; Asian (including South Asian); Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander; and Hasidic Jews. For more information, please see the Business Center Client Engagement Form, available here.

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