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The Office of Equal Business Opportunity is working diligently to keep all of our local businesses updated on assistance for small businesses as it relates to the effects of Coronavirus (COVID – 19). Please see all information below.

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners have made available technical assistance providers for the submission of the Palm Beach County Cares Business Grant for local businesses seeking to apply.  If you need assistance uploading documents and completing the application, please contact one of the following authorized submitters:

Western County (Belle Glade, Pahokee, South Bay)
The Jackson Moore Group
Ms. Tammy Jackson-Moore



The Office of Equal Business Opportunity (OEBO) is concerned about the health and wellbeing of our small business owners, their families as well as the health of your business. We are certain that businesses in our community are taking important steps to ensure the safety of your families, workforce and our community and we want to help you communicate those safeguards in a compelling way as it relates to the coronavirus (COVID-19). 

The OEBO has compiled pertinent resources for our local small businesses and we invite you to take a moment to click on the “COVID-19” banner located on the home page of our website There you will find information on OEBO operations, key information for businesses from our state and local government, small business loans and more. 

We are here to address any questions that you may have and ask that you contact us via email at or by telephone at 561-616-6840.

Thank you for being proactive in addressing the impacts of COVID-19.  We are strong and resilient and we will get through this together!  Stay safe and healthy.


All the best,

Tonya Davis Johnson, Director
Palm Beach County
Office of Equal Business Opportunity

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Effective Monday, March 23, 2020, the Office of Equal Business Opportunity will no longer accept in-person client appointments or walk-ins until further notice.

Only OEBO Personnel and County Department Staff are authorized and/or may request entry at this time.

Certification and Recertification documents may be uploaded to the Vendor Self-Service portal ( or mailed directly to the office. Subsequent requests for additional information can be e-mailed to and will be distributed to the appropriate Small Business Development Specialist.

Should you require additional information, please contact the office at 561-616-6840.

Message from the Director

Welcome and thank you for visiting the Palm Beach County Office of Equal Business Opportunity (OEBO), formerly known as the Office of Small Business Assistance. 

Although our name has changed, our service and commitment to our small, minority and woman owned businesses have not.   Our efforts remain to increase the participation of  small, minority and woman owned business in the procurement of goods and services and we encourage your continued efforts in learning  more about doing business with Palm Beach County.

All the best,

Tonya Davis Johnson, Director


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​Tonya Davis Johnson
Office of Equal Business Opportunity Director

50 S. Military Trail,
Suite 202
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Phone: 561-616-6840


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