This data set is of certified minority owned businesses (MBE) that are both owned and controlled 51% or more by minorities, and provides a breakdown of ownership by ethnicity, military veteran, and individual with disability. This dataset includes businesses that are minority woman owned and controlled. For a separate dataset of women owned businesses (WBE), including a breakdown by minority women (WBE + MBE) ownership and control, see the dataset titled "Certified Woman-Owned Business Breakdown". This data set is updated daily and is searchable and exportable at this link: http://directory.osd.gss.omb.delaware.gov/index.shtml. The Office of Supplier Diversity's mission is to assist the entire supplier diversity community of minority, women, veteran, service disabled veteran, and individuals with disabilities owned businesses as well as small businesses of a unique size in competing for the provision of commodities, services, and construction to State departments, agencies, authorities, school districts, higher education institutions and all businesses. The Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD) sits within Government Support Services (GSS), a Division of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Opportunity Zones are a new community development program established by Congress as a part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, they are designed to encourage long-term private investments in low-income communities. This program provides a federal tax incentive for taxpayers who reinvest unrealized capital gains into "Opportunity Funds," which are specialized vehicles dedicated to investing in low-income areas called "Opportunity Zones."The zones themselves are to be comprised of low-income community census tracts and designated by governors in every state. South Carolina designated 25 percent of qualifying census tracts as an Opportunity Zone. Qualifying Zones are based on the 2011-2015 American Community Survey.
This is a public use data file on Delaware Deaths for 2009 to 2013 obtained from the Delaware certificate of death. It includes the basic demographic information of the decedent, causes of death, and place of death.
Feeder patterns are used by local school districts to distinguish the areas of the local community that feed into the school.This data is helpful when choosing before/after school care and other decision making purposes. This is a link to a service in FirstMap.