Press Releases

Widener SBDC to Offer Environmental Services for Small Businesses

November 2, 2018

Widener University's Small Business Development Center(SBDC) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection that will offer environmental services for small businesses statewide under a program called the Environmental Management Assistance Program (EMAP).

 

EMAP Wins Targeted Service Award During Annual SBDC Meeting in York

June 29, 2016
This award was given to recognize service to the entire Pennsylvania SBDC network in a targeted service area. The Pennsylvania SBDC’s Environmental Management Assistance Program (EMAP) was recently awarded the 2015 U.S. EPA Administrator’s Award for Outstanding Accomplishments by a Small Business Trade or State Small Business Environmental Assistance Provider, thus making them the recipient of the Targeted Services Award.
 

EMAP Wins National EPA Honor for Assistance to Small Businesses

May 10, 2016
The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)’s Environmental Management Assistance Program (EMAP) was awarded the Fiscal Year 2015 U.S. EPA Administrator's Award for Outstanding Accomplishments by a Small Business Trade or State Small Business Environmental Assistance Provider. The award was presented on May 5, 2016 during the U.S. EPA Administrator’s 26th Annual Small Business Program Awards Ceremony. The event recognized various program activities, individuals, businesses, and state and local entities for their outstanding contributions in Fiscal Year 2015.
 

EMAP Clients Receive Small Business Advantage Grants

Monday April 5th 2010
In the latest round of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Small Business Advantage Grants, 46 EMAP clients received grants totaling $272,740.  These funds will go a long way to help these small businesses become...
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New EMAP website launches

Friday August 21st 2009
We’re very happy to announce that we’re launching a fresh, new look for the AskEMAP website. Our primary goal was to improve the ability of our clients to find the information they were looking for, in a well-organized, user-friendly and...
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Yellow Springs Farm Saves With Solar

Thursday July 30th 2009
Yellow Springs Farm promotes land stewardship through the propagation and sale of native plant species. The farm came to the Kutztown University SBDC with a broad vision of becoming energy efficient. EMAP consultant Jeremy Hancher met...
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Pennsylvania’s Environmental Management Assistance Program Helps Small Businesses Find the Green to Go Green

Thursday July 30th 2009
PHILADELPHIA—Fifty-four small businesses in the Commonwealth are becoming greener this year, thanks to help from the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center’s Environmental Management Assistance Program (EMAP) and the...
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