lba institute

The Latin Business Association- Institute (LBA-Institute) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit educational, research and economic development organization that provides technical assistance and enhanced business opportunities to the Latin business community.

The LBA-Institute’s mission is to serve as an economic catalyst by attracting and developing new markets as well as facilitating business start-ups and providing education.

Founded in 1998 by the Latin Business Association, LBA-Institute is the leading connection between Latino entrepreneurs and the business marketplace. Since its founding, the LBA-Institute, in conjunction with its corporate alliances, has generated millions of dollars in loans and procurement contracts.

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LBA and LBA-Institute Collaborations

  • Read about the upcoming 2013 LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Program– sponsored by Verizon and Union Bank, June 22nd through August 3, 2013 at Union Bank in Los Angeles, CA.
  • Read about the excellent LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Program – June 2 thru July 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA.
  • Read the blog from California Forward about the 2011 LBA/LBA-Institute Minority Women’s Business Conference, which took place August 18, 2011 at the Castaway Restaurant, in Burbank, CA.