DETCOG Sponsoring Session on Historically Underused Businesses

June 8, 2021 - Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG) will be holding a seminar on Historically Underused Businesses (HUB), government contracting and employment. The presentation will explain what they are, how a business can qualify for the designation, registering with governmental agencies and becoming employed by a HUB. The HUB Seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The event will be held from 1:30pm to 3:30pm, both online and at the DETCOG office at 1405 Kurth Drive in Lufkin

DETCOG is presenting the HUB Seminar in connection with the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. Speakers for the seminar include the Executive Director of the Legacy Institute for Financial Education Joseph Ceasar and Jim Bob Rollins the former Director of the Angelina College Procurement Assistance Center.

Seating at the DETCOG office will be limited. You can reserve a place by calling Carolyn Stephenson at (936) 634-2247 ext. 5353. Instructions for accessing the presentations online can be found at