Benefits of DBE Certification boils down to one word: ACCESS. Certification gives DBEs exclusive access to top corporate purchasing agents, premium networking events, searchable supplier databases, affordable consulting services, technology programs, and vital introductions to nationally known corporations.
The Benefits of Being a Certified DBE Business:
Being a Member of the DBRC, our team will connect with the agencies the provide teh Pennsylvania Unified Certification Program Agencies and/or Provide HUD Section 3 Business Concern Certification.
The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program is designed to ensure there is an equal opportunity for socially and economically disadvantaged firms to receive and participate in United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) assisted contracts.
Section 3 is a provision of the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Act of 1968 that helps foster local economic development, neighborhood economic improvement, and individual self-sufficiency. The Section 3 program requires that recipients of certain HUD financial assistance, to the greatest extent feasible, provide job-training, employment, and contracting opportunities for low- or very-low income residents in connection with projects and activities in their neighborhoods.