Office of Business Opportunity

Hurricane Harvey Resources for Small Businesses

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Office of Business Opportunity is still committed to promoting the growth and success of local small businesses. The information below are resources for business owners affected by the recent storm.

City of Houston

Small Business Administration

FEMA

www.disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362

Helpful Numbers

  • To report flooding and non-emergency help to the City of Houston: 3-1-1 or 713-837-0311
  • State Emergency Assistance Registry: 2-1-1
  • CenterPoint for downed power lines or gas lines: 888-876-5786
  • American Red Cross of Greater Houston: 713-526-8300
  • HPD non-emergency: 713-884-3131
  • All true emergencies call: 9-1-1

Chambers & Community Partners

Acres Home Citizens Chamber of Commerce
Address:
2529 S. Victory Dr. Houston, TX 77088
Phone: (832) 576-6066
Website: http://www.acreshomecenter.org/
E-mail: info@acreshomecenter.org

Asian Chamber of Commerce
Address: 6833 W. Sam Houston Parkway S, #207 Houston, TX 77072
Phone: (713) 782-7222 Fax: 281-823-7712
Website: www.asianchamber-hou.org
E-mail: ltoyota@asianchamber-hou.org

Cámara de Empresarios Latinos
Address: 7041 Harrisburg Blvd. Building B, Houston, TX 77011
Phone: 713-774-5002
Website: http://empresarioslatinos.org/ 
E-mail:  info@empresarioslatinos.org

East End Chamber of Commerce
Address: 550 Gulfgate Center Mall, Houston, TX 77087
Phone: (713) 926-3305
Website: http://www.eecoc.org/
E-mail:  wendy@eecoc.org

Houston Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce 
(Formally Greater Southwest Houston Chamber of Commerce)
Address: 12 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1100; Houston, TX 77046
Phone: (713) 666-1521 Fax: (713) 666-1523
Website: http://www.houstonmetropolitanchamber.biz/
E-mail: info@houstonmetropolitanchamber.biz

Greater Houston Black Chamber of Commerce
Address: 4828 Loop Central Drive, Suite 1000, Houston, TX 77081
Phone: (713) 660-8299
Website: www.ghbcc.com
E-mail: leonard@ghbcc.com 

Houston Area Urban League, Inc.
Address: 1301 Texas Avenue; Houston, TX 77002
Phone: (713) 393-8700 Fax: (713) 393-8790
Website: www.haul.org
E-mail: ericg@haul.org

Houston Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce
Address: 1801 Main Street, Suite 890 Houston, TX  77002
Phone: (713) 644-7070 Fax: (713) 644-7377
Website: www.houstonhispanicchamber.com
E-mail: info@houstonhispanicchamber.com

Houston West Chamber of Commerce
Address: 10370 Richmond Ave, Suite 125 Houston, TX 77042
Phone: (713) 785-4922; Fax: (713) 785-4944
Website: www.hwcoc.org
E-mail:info@hwcoc.org 

Minority Business Development Agency Center
Address: 2302 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77002
Phone: (713) 718-8974
Website:
https://www.mbda.gov/businesscenters/houston
Email: mark.praigg@hccs.edu warren.winston@hccs.edu

National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC Greater Houston)
Address: 3825 Dacoma Street Houston, TX 77092
Phone: (713) 843-3791
Website:
www.namctexas.org
Email: rjgonzalez@usa.com, director@namctexas.org

HMSDC- Houston Minority Supplier Development Council
Address: Three Riverway Suite 555, Houston, TX 77056
Phone: 713-271-7805 Fax: 713-271-9770
Website: http://hmsdc.org/
Email: info@hmsdc.org

Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce
Address: 3201 Kirby Dr., Suite 400 Houston, TX 77098
Phone: 713.782.3777 Fax: 281.400.3635
Website: www.ghwcc.org
Email: sdeisen@ghwcc.org

Indo American Chamber of Commerce of Houston
Address: One Riverway, Suite #1773 Houston, TX 77056
Phone: 713-624-7131
Website: www.iaccgh.com
E-mail: jagdip@iaccgh.com

Tri-County Regional Black Chamber of Commerce
Address: 2626 S Loop W Ste 250, Houston, TX 77054
Phone: 832-875-3977
Website: http://www.tcbcc.org
E-mail: info@tcbcc.org

Upper Kirby Management District
Address: 3015 Richmond Avenue, Suite 250; Houston, TX 77098
Phone: (713) 524-8000
Website: www.upperkirbydistrict.org
E-mail: jamie@upperkirby.org
 
Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance
Address: 9800 Northwest Freeway Ste 120 Houston, TX 77092
Phone: 713-681-9232 Fax: 713-681-9242
Website: http://www.wbea-texas.org
Email: aday@wbea-texas.org