Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Voices is a new initiative designed to help small business owners in the United States advocate for policy changes that will help their businesses, their employees, and their communities. We provide the 10,000 Small Businesses Voices community with the tools, resources, and training needed to make their voices heard and drive tangible impact against real issues. 

Small Business Voices Community Efforts

An Open Letter to the US Congress, Signed by the 10,000 Small Businesses Voices Community

Over 1,200 alums of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program have signed an open letter to Congress urging leaders to pass relief for small businesses, who are still facing unprecedented challenges from the pandemic.

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Small Business Insights

Survey: Sinking Lifeboats – Small Businesses Struggle to Stay Afloat While Awaiting Federal Help
NOV 2020
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Ohio Voters Say Congress Should Prioritize Relief for Small Businesses
SEP 2020
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Voters in Iowa Say Congress Needs to Prioritize Relief for Small Businesses 
SEP 2020
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Disappointed and Frustrated, Small Business Owners Feel Left Behind by Congress 
SEP 2020 – A recent survey of 860 Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses graduates underscores the urgent need for additional relief and a comprehensive federal agenda.
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Ohio Business Owners Respond 
JUL 2020 – Survey of  Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses participants from Ohio explores the need for additional loan funding in the Buckeye State. 
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Voices Events and Conversations

Virtual Capitol Hill Week

On June 9th -11th, more than 2,000 small business owners joined the 10,000 Small Businesses Voices Virtual Capitol Hill Week to connect with Members of Congress through 400+ online meetings to make their voices heard on Capitol Hill. 

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Conversations

We connect with US political leaders to discuss the current state of small businesses.

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US Small Business Resources
Our new resource center for small businesses and entrepreneurs in the US and UK navigating the fallout from COVID-19 includes policy explainers, loan application instructions, related Goldman Sachs programs, and a roundup of additional resources.
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